From the Communications Office
Please help your community to stay informed and safe during hurricane season. Here is information that can be shared in your bulletin.
Preparing for Severe Weather
Hurricane season is here and continues until November 30. This year, weather experts predict 9 to 15 named storms (winds of 39 mph or higher), of which 4 to 8 could become hurricanes (winds of 74 mph or higher), including 2 to 4 major hurricanes (category 3, 4 or 5; with winds of 111 mph or higher). We have information to help you prepare! For preparation tips, including prayers for protection, visit www.dosp.org/insurance/hurricane-season.
PARISHES AND ORGANIZATIONS
“Your Heart’s Desire” Eucharistic Healing Retreat
Elisheba House invites everyone to attend our annual summer retreat at the Hilton Garden Inn Tampa Suncoast Parkway Hotel in Lutz on June 28-29, 2019 (Friday 7 p.m. – Saturday 5:30 p.m.). Mass will be celebrated, plus inspirational talks and an opportunity for Reconciliation, reflection and overnight Eucharistic Adoration. Cost is $125 (not including room – must book separately). Commute or stay overnight. Seating is limited. Register today!
Les Moineaux (“The Sparrows”) in Concert
Les Moineaux (“The Sparrows”) is a Catholic boys choir from Paris, France. They are currently touring the U.S. and will be in concert on July 3, 2019, 7:00 p.m.at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 2101 22nd Avenue S., St. Petersburg. The choir is led and accompanied by François Olivier, organist of St. Eustache Parish. All are welcome to attend this free concert. For more information, please contact the parish at (727) 822-2153.
PILGRIMAGES AROUND THE DIOCESE
The pilgrimages are posted in the Diocesan website under Pilgrimages–bottom of the homepage under FAQ or by following this link: https://www.dosp.org/pastoralbulletin/pilgrimages/.