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    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2020-07-09




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  • Nigeria: Archbishop Martins condemns crimes of Rape
    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2020-07-09

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  • Bishop extends dispensation for Mass through Sept. 1, 2020
    Encourages all continue to wear masks, follow safety guidelines The dispensation from the obligation to attend Sunday Mass has been extended through at least Sept. 1, 2020 due to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic. At the same time Bishop Frank J. Dewane continues to thank the Faithful of ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-30
  • Prayer Chain Against Racism held in Naples
    A Prayer Chain Against Racism seeking to affirm the equality and dignity of every human person was held in Naples on June 28, 2020. The Prayer Chain was sponsored by the Catholic Parishes of Naples and brought out many on a steamy afternoon. There were no talks or speeches, as ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-30
  • Food demand remains high in Arcadia
    Francisco Hernandez does not want to go to the food pantry run by Catholic Charities Diocese of Venice Inc. at St. Paul Parish in Arcadia, but he has little choice. “I have to feed my children.” Hernandez was inside one of dozens of vehicles which stopped by the food pantry ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-30
  • Bradenton Catholic School hosted a STREAM program
    St. Joseph Catholic School in Bradenton hosted a two-week virtual STREAM (Science, Technology, Religion, Engineering, Arts and Math) program in June 2020 for students of all ages. Connected to their teachers via online Zoom sessions, students were empowered to follow the “Invention Process” as they collaborated, innovated, designed prototypes ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-30
  • Best and brightest of the Diocesan Class of 2020
    Sarasota  |  Each year the four Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Venice send into the world some of the best prepared students. The class of 2020, which includes Bishop Verot in Fort Myers, Cardinal Mooney in Sarasota, Donahue Academy in Ave Maria, and St. John Neumann in Naples, ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-25
  • Virtual presentation to high school seniors covers serious topics
    Venice  |  The Diocese of Venice Respect Life Office works tirelessly to educate people of all ages on the Church teachings on issues of life, from conception to natural death. While it is always hard to educate young people on such topics as abortion, premarital sex, the transmission of sexual ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-25
  • Faithful Catholics help brothers and sisters in need
    Sarasota  |  “We would be here even if it was to help one family.” This was the assertion made by Maria DeJesus the director of St. Jude Parish Food Pantry in Sarasota. In existence since the Parish was founded in 2006, the food pantry, which sits in a mobile home ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-25
  • Bradenton school reunites to congratulate the Class of 2020
    Bradenton  |  Friends and loved ones gathered at St. Joseph Parish in Bradenton June 17, 2020 to honor the Class of 2020. The graduation Mass and ceremony marked the first official occasion where students, faculty and families could meet face-to-face since March 13.  “This is the first time we have ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-25
  • Sister Frances retires leaving advice: ‘Stay close to Jesus’
    Venice  |  With a smile and her famous Irish twinkle parishioners of Epiphany Cathedral in Venice recognized for the last 26 years, Sister Frances Lalor announced her retirement. Sister Lalor, 81, professed her vows as a Religious Sister of Mercy Sept. 8, 1957, in Ireland, and completed her studies in ... read more
    Source: Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-25
  • Helping brothers and sisters in need
    Crisis brings out best in people “We would be here even if it was to help one family.” This was the assertion made by Maria DeJesus the director of St. Jude Parish Food Pantry in Sarasota. In existence since the Parish was founded in 2006, the food pantry, which sits ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-23
  • Sister Frances retires leaving advice: ‘Stay close to Jesus’
    Susan Laielli – Special to the Florida Catholic With a smile and her famous Irish twinkle shared with Parishioners of Epiphany Cathedral in Venice for the last 26 years, Sister Frances Lalor, RSM, announces her retirement effective June 30.
    Religious Sister of Mercy Frances Lalor, longtime Director of Religious ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-23
  • Best and brightest of the Diocesan Class of 2020
    Each year the four Catholic high schools in the Diocese of Venice send into the world some of the best prepared students. The Class of 2020, which includes Bishop Verot in Fort Myers, Cardinal Mooney in Sarasota, Donahue Academy in Ave Maria, and St. John Neumann in Naples, has graduates ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-23
  • Together again: Bradenton school reunites to congratulate the Class of 2020
    By John L. Carkeet IV – Special to the Florida Catholic Friends and loved ones gathered at St. Joseph Parish in Bradenton June 17, 2020 to honor the Class of 2020. The graduation Mass and ceremony marked the first official occasion where students, faculty and families could meet face-to-face since ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-23
  • Virtual presentation to high school seniors covers serious topics
    The Diocese of Venice Respect Life Office works tirelessly to educate people of all ages on the Church teachings on issues of life, from conception to natural death. While it is always hard to educate young people on such topics as abortion, premarital sex, the transmission of sexual related illness ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-23
  • News briefs from the week of June 22 2020
    First grader wins national Space Art contest
    Artwork of Javier Herrera, a first grader at St. Francis Xavier Catholic School in Fort Myers, who won the Living Worlds Space Art Contest sponsored by the University of Notre Dame. Javier Herrera, a first grader at St. Francis Xavier Catholic ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2020-06-23
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