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  • Smoothie lady feeds the soul
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-12-03

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  • Bishop: Gather people from urban, rural areas to discuss gun violence
    Source: CruxPublished on 2019-11-11

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  • Thanksgiving brings out best in people
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-12-02

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  • Cardinal Tagle on mission and evangelization
    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2019-12-11

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  • St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store opens in East Naples
    Bob Reddy – Florida Catholic After nearly two years, the Naples District Council of the Society of St. Vincent DePaul has completed its recovery from Hurricane Irma with the grand opening of its new Thrift Store in East Naples opposite the Town Center Mall. The anticipation for the opening was ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Veterans Day Mass honors military service and sacrifice
    Bob Reddy – Florida Catholic It was in 1919 when the first celebration of Veterans Day took place. It was then known as Remembrance Day as Nov. 11, 1919 marked the anniversary of the end to World War I, the “war to end all wars.” On the 100th Anniversary of ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Catholic-Jewish gathering commemorates start of Holocaust
    Bob Reddy – Florida Catholic This year marks the 81st anniversary of “Kristallnacht, the Night of Broken Glass.” It was on the night of Nov. 9, 1938, when members of the Nazi party attacked Jewish persons and destroyed Jewish owned property in Germany and Austria. Kristallnacht is generally regarded as ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Prison outreach volunteers recognized for compassion
    Bob Reddy – Florida Catholic The men and women who enter the jails and prisons scattered throughout the Diocese of Venice serve a crucial role to a segment of society that is too commonly dismissed and forgotten. The nearly 150 prison outreach volunteers were recognized for their work by Bishop ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Hispanic Festival draws thousands
    Staff Report The 17th Annual Hispanic Festival at St. Jude Parish was another rousing success as an estimated 14,000 descended on the Sarasota Parish on Nov. 9 for a day filled with food, fun and entertainment. The annual festival is a celebration of both the individual nations and the unified ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Ave Maria University announces new President
    Staff Report Christopher P. Ice has been elected as the third president of Ave Maria University by the Board of Trustees in an announcement made Nov. 8. Ice will begin his presidency on January 1, 2020. Ice comes to the University with a deep passion for Catholic, liberal arts education, ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Memorial Mass for Deacons offered
    By Bob Reddy – Florida Catholic November is an appropriate time to remember those who have died, that they may someday be accepted into heaven. For this reason, Bishop Frank J. Dewane invites the Permanent Deacons and their wives to participate in a Memorial Mass each year as a time ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-22
  • Veterans Day Mass honors military service, sacrifice
    Sarasota  |   It was in 1919 when the first celebration of Veterans Day took place. It was then known as Remembrance Day, as Nov. 11, 1919 marked the anniversary of the end to World War I, the “war to end all wars.” On the 100th anniversary of Veterans Day, ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-19
  • Hispanic Charismatic Renewal celebrates gathering
    Bonita Springs  |  The V Diocesan Congress of the Hispanic Catholic Charismatic Renewal brought together nearly 900 from across the Diocese Nov. 16 to St. Leo the Great Parish in Bonita Springs. The day included renewal, prayer, talks, music, adoration, opportunity for confession, and concluded with a Mass celebrated by ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-19
  • Catholic-Jewish gathered commemorates start of Holocaust
    Naples  |  This year marks the 81st anniversary of “Kristallnacht, the Night of Broken Glass.” It was on the night of Nov. 9, 1938, when members of the Nazi party attacked Jewish persons and destroyed Jewish owned property in Germany and Austria. Kristallnacht is generally regarded as the beginning of ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-19
  • Annual Hispanic Festival draws thousands
    sarasota  |  The 17th annual Hispanic Festival at St. Jude Parish was another rousing success as an estimated 14,000 descended on the Sarasota Parish Nov. 9, for a day filled with food, fun and entertainment. The annual festival is a celebration of both the individual nations and the unified culture ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-19
  • Prison outreach volunteers recognized for compassion
    Port Charlotte  |   The men and women who enter the jails and prisons scattered throughout the Diocese of Venice serve a crucial role to a segment of society that is too commonly dismissed and forgotten. The nearly 150 prison outreach volunteers were recognized for their work by Bishop Frank ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-19
  • Bishop: Gather people from urban, rural areas to discuss gun violence
    BALTIMORE — Bishop Frank J. Dewane of Venice, Florida, said Catholic clergy and lay leaders can play a role in bringing together people along the rural-urban divide to build understanding of the need for sensible policies that can end the scourge of gun violence. His call came during a 20-minute ... read more
    Source: CruxPublished on 2019-11-11
  • Mooney golfer wins state championship
    Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School Golfer Robbie Higgins has been crowned Florida State High School Athletic Association 1A Boys State Champion after shooting rounds of 69 and 70 to win by four strokes. Higgins also lead his teammates to a fifth-place finish during the two-day team competition Nov. 1-2 at ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-05
  • Former lawyer visits prisoners to teach the Bible
    Sarasota  |  Retirement for many successful former Florida labor attorneys might encompass sunny days on the golf course and fancy lunches with his wife and friends, but not for Gene Tischer. He spends weekdays giving back to others in the name of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Most days ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2019-11-05
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