Tweets from Bishop Parkes

Yesterday I Blessed the Mission Gift Baskets at St. Joseph Hospital which will be given to families in need this Christmas. For the past 25 years each department adopts families and purchases gifts. True Christmas Spirit! #courageouslyliving @DioStPete

A great visit with the students at St. Peter Claver School in Tampa this morning. We celebrated Mass and had a Q&A afterward. Thanks for the beautiful Christmas gifts! #catholiceducation #courageouslyliving @DioStPete


Mass and lunch today at Bethany Center with Catechetical & Faith Formation leaders from around our diocese. We also recognized those who have served from 5 to 30 years! @DioStPete #courageouslyliving