Diocesan Liturgies

 

The Saint Jude the Apostle Medal Awards (2018)
Bishop Gregory Parkes will confer the Saint Jude the Apostle Diocesan Medal to those parish ministers who have been nominated by their pastor at a solemn  Evening Prayer on the 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, November 18, 2018 (3:00 p.m.) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.

The Marriage Jubilee Mass (2019)
Bishop Gregory Parkes will preside at a Mass with married couples who are celebrating a milestone marriage anniversary during 2019.  The Mass will take place on Sunday, February 10, 2019 (3:00 p.m.) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.

The Rite of Election (2019)
Bishop Gregory Parkes will preside at the Rite of Election on the First Sunday of Lent, March 10, 2019 at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.  There will be only one ceremony this year for catechumens, starting at 3:00 p.m.   Initial information will be sent to parishes on January 7, 2019.

The Chrism Mass (2019)
Bishop Gregory Parkes will preside at the Chrism Mass with the priests, deacons, and lay faithful of the diocese on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 (11:30 a.m.) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.

Priesthood Ordination (2019)
Bishop Gregory Parkes will preside at the ordination to priestly ministry on Saturday, May 18, 2019 (11:00 a.m.) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.