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  • Advocacy Workshops Share How to Defeat Florida’s Pro-Abortion Amendment
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida Catholic | Published on 2024-05-21

    By Karen Barry Schwarz – Special to the Florida Catholic More than 150 Pro-Life leaders from the Diocese of Venice attended Pro-Life Advocacy Workshops this week, with the impassioned goal of learning how to defeat Amendment 4, Florida’s dangerous, misleading Pro-Abortion Amendment which will be on the ballot this fall. The workshops were held at […]

  • Prayer to Defeat Florida’s Abortion Amendment
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida Catholic | Published on 2024-05-21

    Prayer to Defeat Florida’s Abortion Amendment (English) Ever-living God, you give life and desire a future for all your children. Take hold of our nation, state, and community and awaken in every heart awe for the gift of life. Send your Spirit to strengthen us with wisdom and fortitude as we defend mothers and children […]

  • Vocations retreat encourages youth to open heart to God
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida Catholic | Published on 2024-05-21

    Keeping one’s heart open to the “Call of the Lord” was the message delivered to youth who participated in a Vocations Retreat on May 11, 2024, at St. Katharine Drexel Parish in Cape Coral. Priesthood, religious life, sacramental marriage, and consecrated single life are the four vocational options for young people today. Supported by the […]

  • May Crownings Honor Mary
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida Catholic | Published on 2024-05-21

    Historically, May is a month dedicated by the Catholic Church to Mary, Mother of God. As is well known, Mary plays an important and irreplaceable role in the spiritual life of the Church. For hundreds of years, the lovely words and melody of the hymn “Bring Flowers of the Rarest,” by Mary E. Walsh in 1871, […]

  • Last days of school a time of reflection for graduating seniors
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida Catholic | Published on 2024-05-21

    As the calendar changed from April into May 2024 the graduating seniors at the four Diocese of Venice Catholic high schools embarked on a series of events leading up to graduation. The students at Cardinal Mooney Catholic High School in Sarasota, St. John Neumann Catholic High School in Fort Myers, Bishop Verot Catholic High School […]

  • News Briefs for the week of May 17, 2024
    Source: Bob Reddy Florida Catholic | Published on 2024-05-21

    First Holy Communion celebrated across Diocese During the month of May, more than 3,000 young boys and girls throughout the Diocese of Venice will take part in the Sacrament of the Eucharist for the first time, their First Holy Communion. Young girls in white dresses and boys in suits, having prepared in their religious studies […]