MASS OF THE HOLY SPIRIT
Bishop Robert N. Lynch will be the celebrant at the Mass of the Holy Spirit for the students, faculty, and staff of St. Petersburg Catholic High School. The Mass will take place August 31, 2011 at 9:30 am at the Don Bosco Center for Arts in the School Campus.
10th ANNIVERSARY OF SEPTEMBER 11USCCB Marks 9/11 Anniversary with Memorial Website
WASHINGTON - The Catholic Church Remembers, a website to mark the tenth anniversary of 9/11, highlights people's firsthand experiences of pain and hope from the disaster.
The site has some reflections and remembrances
from clergy who ministered to victims and their families, and others who were impacted by the tragedy. Also provides liturgical resources
for parish and diocesan observances and links to bishops' statements and other materials
for reading and reflection. The resources are available in English and Spanish. We encourage you to visit the site and to use these resources if you are planning any special event for this ocassion.
FRIENDS OF THE POOR WALK
Please join St. Vincent de Paul again this year for the annual Friends of the Poor Walk. In North Pinellas, our seven church conferences, the Thrift Store and the Soup Kitchen in Clearwater, provide food, clothing and financial assistance to the poor and the homeless.
The Walk will be held at Philippe Park, Safety Harbor, on Saturday, September 24, 2011 at 9:00 am, starting at shelter number 7. Participants will receive a tee shirt and hot dogs will be served. Thank you for your support.
For more information, please call the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Council of Upper Pinellas, at 727-447-6165.
WOMEN OF GRACE® "HEALED FOR HOLINESS"
11th National Conference
Sept. 23-25, 2011 ~ Holy Name of Jesus, Indialantic, FL
Is God calling you to a weekend of grace? Join author and speaker Johnnette Benkovic and women from across the country for the 11th National Women of Grace® Conference and experience the transforming power of God's healing love. This year's conference features guest speakers Fr. Philip Scott, Mary Jo Anderson, and our own Fr. Edmund Sylvia, CSC. It is sure to be an amazing weekend of healing which will set you free from wounds of the past, renew your vocation, and equip you to fully embrace God's awesome mission for you!
Early bird registration is $95 by August 31st. Space is filling up quickly. Register today at this link or call 1-800-558-5452. See flyer of the event here.