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    Source: Vatican NewsPublished on 2022-01-19




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  • Veterans Day Mass honors military service and sacrifice
    The 12th Annual Veterans Day Catholic Mass made a successful return Sarasota National Cemetery as Bishop Frank J. Dewane prayed for those currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, those who have died, and their families. More than 500 people attended the Mass which was celebrated in 2020 at ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-19
  • Catholic schools represented at States
    Athletes representing Diocese of Venice Catholic schools have been making a great showing in the respective sports at the regional and state levels. Donahue Academy of Ave Maria Catholic School Shamrocks are the 2021 Sunshine State Athletic Conference 8-Man AAA Football State Champions. The team defeated Canterbury of ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-19
  • Memorial Mass held for Deacons and their wives
    Remembering those who have gone before, Bishop Frank J. Dewane celebrated the annual Deacon Memorial Mass on Nov. 13, 2021, at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Retreat Center in Venice. The Mass is held in November to coincide with the Month of All Souls. In addition to a number ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-19
  • Marriage prep seminar enlightens
    Couples from all across the Diocese of Venice recently attended a marriage prep “Day of Reflection” seminar specially designed for engaged couples preparing for the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony. A volunteer team of married couples, clergy, and Natural Family Planning instructors shared their experiences and information Nov. 13, 2021, ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-19
  • Unraveling the Roots of Men’s Trauma – Post Conference reflection and looking ahead
    By Nathan Misirian, Special to the Florida Catholic Whether you are new or have been active since the start of the Pro-Life movement, it is common to see women as leaders, facilitators, counselors, and participants in healing. Looking more broadly at our culture, the predominant conversation in the media and ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-19
  • News Briefs for the Week of Nov. 19, 2021
    Parish has Family Weekend St. Michael Parish in Wauchula had a Family Weekend on Nov. 13-14, 2021. Each day include talks in English and Spanish for the adults and children, fun for the whole family, dinner, prayer time, the opportunity for the Sacrament of Reconciliation and Holy Mass. Some ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-19
  • Veterans Day Mass returns to Sarasota National Cemetery after virtual 2020 celebration
    NEW YORK – After going virtual in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Bishop Frank Dewane of Venice returns to the Sarasota National Cemetery today for the 12th annual Veterans Day Mass to honor the men and women who have served and continue to serve the U.S. “It’s celebratory. It’s ... read more
    Source: CruxPublished on 2021-11-11
  • Veterans Day Mass returns to Sarasota National Cemetery after virtual 2020 celebration
    NEW YORK – After going virtual in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Bishop Frank Dewane of Venice returns to the Sarasota National Cemetery today for the 12th annual Veterans Day Mass to honor the men and women who have served and continue to serve the U.S. “It’s celebratory. It’s ... read more
    Source: CruxPublished on 2021-11-11
  • Inspired Diocesan Youth “Sent” – Rally draws 1,000 for rousing day
    Amazing things happen when you put 1,000 teenage Catholics under one roof. For some 8 hours on Nov. 6, 2021 teens heard from inspirational speakers, rocked to spiritual music, and participated in Eucharistic Adoration and the Mass. At the same time, they bonded with each other and learned how ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-10
  • Novena to Christ the King begins today
    For the nine days leading up to the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) is suggesting that the faithful pray a novena to Christ the King. “Let us offer our prayers to Christ the King for the freedom ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-10
  • Mooney swimmer repeats as State Champ
    A Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School junior repeated as Class 1A State Champion Nov. 6, 2021 at Sailfish Splash Park and Aquatics Center in Stuart. Michaela Mattes took the State Championships in the 500 Freestyle for the third year in a row and came in second in the ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-10
  • School honors grandparents
    Grandparents, a vital link to the past – most importantly as regard Faith – were welcomed to St. John Neumann Catholic High School in Naples for a special celebration. That celebration on Nov. 5, 2021, opened with a Mass celebrated by Bishop Frank J. Dewane as students sat with ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-10
  • New afterschool program promotes leadership
    New afterschool program promotes leadership By John L. Carkeet IV, Special to the Diocese of Venice Drive near Epiphany Cathedral Catholic School in Venice on any Wednesday afternoon and you might spot a group of 20 children dressed in camouflage caps, red shirts, khaki pants and sneakers, voluntarily participating ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-10
  • News Briefs for the Week of November 8, 2021
    Bradenton students do well in Knights soccer challenge Three St. Joseph Catholic School students in Bradenton won awards at the Knights of Columbus State Soccer Challenge on Nov. 6, 2021 in Melbourne, Florida. Connor and Karol placed 2nd in the state in their age division, and Cooper placed ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-10
  • Parishes, schools help bring Saints to life
    In the days leading up to and following Nov. 1, 2021, the Solemnity of All Saints, Parishes and Diocesan Catholic schools took time out to put a special emphasis on the Saints. At some Masses children dressed as their favorite Saint. In some schools, presentations were made to ... read more
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida CatholicPublished on 2021-11-04
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