Courageously Living the Gospel - The Department of Evangelization, Formation, Youth, and Family Life has been restructured to align to the mutually shared vision of the Diocese of St. Petersburg promulgated by Bishop Parkes in the course of the 50th Anniversary Mass on June 16, 2018  celebrating the establishment of the Diocese on June 17, 1968.  Courageously Living the Gospel... Read More
Advent: Prepare Ye The Way Of The Lord - Advent Starting the Church’s liturgical year, Advent is the season encompassing the four Sundays (and weekdays) leading up to the celebration of Christmas. This year Advent begins on Sunday, December 2, 2018 Advent is a time of preparation that directs our hearts and minds to Christ’s second coming at the end of time and also to... Read More
What is the New Evangelization! - The New Evangelization calls each of us to deepen our faith, believe in the Gospel message and go forth to proclaim the Gospel. The focus of the New Evangelization calls all Catholics to be evangelized and then go forth to evangelize. In a special way, the New Evangelization is focused on ‘re-proposing’ the Gospel to... Read More