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  • Pope prays for people in northern Nigeria
    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2020-08-15




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  • Catholic Schools ready to open
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-13

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  • Pope prays for people in northern Nigeria
    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2020-08-15

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  • Pope prays for people in northern Nigeria
    After praying the Angelus with those gathered in St Peter's Square, Pope Francis turns his prayers toward people living in northern Nigeria who are victims of violence. ... read more
    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2020-08-15
  • Catholic Schools ready to open
    Each of the 15 Diocese of Venice Catholic Schools is ready to reopen for the 2020-2021 Academic Year. In just a few days, on Aug. 17, 2020, the students will be returning to the classroom for a fresh start for in-classroom instruction. Naturally, the return to school comes in ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-13
  • Assumption of Mary: celebration of hope
    The celebration of the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a time for Christians to reflect upon the hope of a future united with Christ, both in this life and in Heaven. The Assumption of Mary (Aug. 15, 2020) commemorates the end of Mary’s earthly life ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-13
  • St Leo the Great “Shares”
    When a Parish is focused on giving back to the community during a global pandemic it must get creative to connect with the faithful while also raising money for important causes. To do this, the staff at St. Leo the Great Parish came up with “St. Leo Shares – A ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-13
  • New online Catholic Institute course coming soon
    Get a head start on an online advanced degree in Theology and Christian Ministry at Franciscan University of Steubenville by taking a prerequisite course online through the Diocese of Venice Institute for Catholic Studies and Formation for a reduced price. The course, Ecclesial Nature and Mission of Theology, is ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-13
  • Assumption of Mary: A time of celebration
    Venice  |  The celebration of the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a time for Christians to reflect upon the hope of a future united with Christ, both in this life and in Heaven. The Assumption of Mary (Aug. 15, 2020) commemorates the end of Mary’s ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-12
  • Drive-thru allows St. Leo to ‘share’
    Bonita Springs  |  When a Parish is focused on giving back to the community during a global pandemic it must get creative to connect with the faithful while also raising money for important causes. To do this, the staff at St. Leo the Great Parish came up with “St. Leo ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-12
  • Priest founder of two Parishes and School dies
    Msgr. George W. Cummings, the founder of Epiphany Cathedral Catholic School, St. Raphael Parish in Englewood and San Pedro Parish in North Port, as well as longtime Pastor at Epiphany Parish, died Aug. 8, 2020 in Brooksville at the age of 102. Ordained in Nov. 27, 1943 for the ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-10
  • Adoration resumes across Diocese
    Bishop Frank J. Dewane has authorized the resumption of Eucharistic Adoration in Parishes throughout the Diocese of Venice while at the same time encouraging other Parishes to offer this as a new opportunity for the faithful to spend to with the Lord. Bishop Dewane encouraged the expansion and availability of ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-10
  • News briefs for week of Aug. 10, 2020
    Ordination to the Transitional Diaconate Aug. 29 Diocese of Venice Seminarian Alex Pince will be ordained to the Transitional Diaconate by Bishop Frank J. Dewane on Aug. 29, 2020, at Epiphany Cathedral, 350 Tampa Ave. W., Venice. The Transitional Diaconate Ordination Mass will begin at 11 a.m., with a ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-10
  • Belarus President wins election
    Election officials in Belarus say the county's longtime President Alexander Lukashenko has won his sixth consecutive term, taking over 80 percent of the vote. Monday's announcement followed a night of riots in which dozens of people were injured, and possible one person was killed amid mounting anger over his perceived ... read more
    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2020-08-10
  • Drive-thru blessing inspires faithful
    Wauchula  |  During a recent downpour, the faithful of St. Michael Parish in Wauchula patiently lined up in their vehicles to be closer to the Lord. Father Oscar Mendoza, Administrator of St. Michael, led a drive-thru blessing July 25, 2020, with the Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament. Father Mendoza stood ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-05
  • Permanent Diaconate Ordination set for Aug. 15
    Venice  |  Seven diaconate candidates took an Oath of Fidelity and gave a Profession of Faith on July 29, 2020, the final hurdle before the group will be ordained as Permanent Deacons Aug. 15, 2020, at Epiphany Cathedral in Venice. Bishop Frank J. Dewane presided over Mass and the ceremony ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-05
  • Cardinal Mooney graduation outdoors
    The roar of the crowd at LECOM Park on July 31, 2020 was not for a Bradenton Marauders minor league baseball game but for the graduating seniors of Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School. The class of 133 is an impressive group, earning more than $10 million in scholarships and nearly ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-04
  • Permanent Diaconate Ordination Aug. 15
    Candidates take Oath and Profession Seven diaconate candidates took an Oath of Fidelity and gave a Profession of Faith on July 29, 2020, the final hurdle before the group will be ordained as Permanent Deacons on Aug. 15, 2020 at Epiphany Cathedral in Venice. Bishop Frank J. Dewane presided over ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-08-04
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