Announcements ~ October 30, 2023

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Prayer Service for Mater Dei Giving Society Members
Members of the Mater Dei Giving Society will be receiving an invitation from Bishop Parkes to join him at an afternoon prayer service at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle on November 19, 2023. A reception will follow the service.

Our giving society recognizes those who have supported diocesan ministries, Spirit FM, Catholic Charities and/or the Catholic Foundation in these ways:

-Individual/households giving 10 years in a row
-Individual/households that made a significant gift in the last year
-Individual/households committed to a legacy gift
-Business/organization making a significant gift in the last year

Pastors are welcome to join us for the prayer service and reception. Please RSVP no later than November 10th at

If you have questions about the event or those being invited, please contact the Stewardship and Development Office at


Annual White Mass
Annual White Mass for physicians, medical students, and other healthcare professionals in our diocese, to be held on Saturday, November 11th  2023, at “OLQA Chapel” at Christ the King Church, Tampa.  Bishop Gregory Parkes will preside at this 4:00 pm Vigil Mass. After the Mass, a reception and presentation will immediately follow in McLoughlin Center.

Registration link:—november-11th/.

For details, email Dr. Rob Hamill, President, at

Organized by the Tampa Catholic Medical Association.

Jesús en los 4 Evangelios
Curso 04 de 21 del Programa de Formación de la Escuela de Evangelización San Andrés.
(No es necesario haber tomado los 3 primeros para participar.)

Fecha: noviembre 11 & 12, 2023, de 8:00a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  (No se pide estadía, los participantes regresan a sus hogares)
Costo: $40.00 (Incluye materiales del curso, desayunos y almuerzos.)  $20.00 no reembolsables para reservar tu lugar al llenar tu ficha. 
Espacio Limitado: ¡Solo tenemos 30 lugares, reserva tu lugar ahora!

Lugar: Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 10110 N. Central Ave. Tampa, Fl.
Para más información, favor de comunicarse con Elvira Hernandez: (813) 965-5829; ó Rebeca Avellaneda: (813) 577-2407.

Flyer en este enlace:

On the Spirituality of St. Francis de Sales
Parish Mission November 10-15, 2023
Epiphany of Our Lord Catholic Church, 2510 E. Hanna Ave., Tampa, 33610
Guest Speakers:  Canon Matthew Talarico, ICKSP & Canon Aaron Huberfeld, ICKSP

Talks at 10:00 am and 7:00 pm (w/Confessions during Conference)
Free and open to the public.


Parish Pilgrimages If your parish is offering a pilgrimage within the coming months, we invite you to share this information with the Pastoral Bulletin: This allows readers to view opportunities to participate in an upcoming pilgrimage.

The pilgrimages are posted in the Diocesan website under the Pastoral Bulletin page at this link.