Tag: Diocese of Palm Beach

Witness, prayer are keys to vocation of fathering

PORT ST. LUCIE | Fathers will be recognized and presented with gifts, hugs and kisses June 17, Father’s Day, and some dads will attend Mass with their children as they have continued to do over the years, sharing faith with their kids as faithful parents are called to do. As Father’s Day approaches we spoke… Read more »

Stewardship is more than money

PALM BEACH GARDENS | Time, talent and treasure is one of the more popular slogans surrounding stewardship and it pretty much shapes a Catholic’s life, say parish leaders around the diocese. In that way, stewardship is more than money; it is music, youth ministry, senior outreach, feeding programs, hospital visits, coffee and doughnuts and much… Read more »

Grads celebrated during a special Mass

PALM BEACH GARDENS | Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito celebrated a Mass this month for young people graduating from high schools here in the diocese. Celebrations included special recognitions, the giving of certificates and the presentation of a national award to one outstanding role model of faith. “We are so happy to be with you and… Read more »

Seminarian said yes to God the second time

NORTH PALM BEACH | As a boy, Robinson Aza was asked to become a priest. He said no. As a young adult, he was asked to go through a discernment period about the priesthood. He said, “Sure, why not?” And he’s now a seminarian. The difference is more than wording, he said during an interview…. Read more »

Faithful pray as one, honor Mary at festival

DELRAY BEACH | Pilgrim parishioners travel to Emmanuel Parish every year for the Marian Rosary Festival, bringing with them personal intentions and their favorite images of Mary, the Mother of all. This year’s Marian Rosary Festival is May 6 and the theme for the spiritual event is “Mary, Mother of the Church.” “All are invited… Read more »

Door to door: Pope reaffirms missionaries’ mandate to knock on hearts

VATICAN CITY | As a sign that God’s mercy cannot be limited, Pope Francis has recommissioned his special army of priests charged with bringing that divine mercy to everyone. Originally instituted in 2016 for the Year of Mercy, the “missionaries of mercy” were invited to return to Rome April 8-11 to share their experiences and… Read more »

Seminarian shares his vocations journey

MIAMI | If Joshua Martin had any doubts about his calling to the priesthood, they were calmed when he saw the face of Jesus as he stood on a sidewalk in Miami. It happened when he and other students from St. John Vianney College Seminary were ministering to homeless people in the depressed area of… Read more »

Technology finds home at St. Luke

The following was reprinted with permission by St. Luke School in Palm Springs and was originally published on nojitter.com. In Palm Beach County, St. Luke Catholic School has partnered with the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education initiative to provide the highest quality Catholic education to as many children as possible in underserved… Read more »