Tag: rosary

Bishop leads Rosary on Immaculate Conception

Fort Myers | For the solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary several pro-life activities took place. Bishop Frank J. Dewane led the praying of the rosary at a prayer vigil in Fort Myers and that day many Parishes held National Night of Prayer for Life observances. Bishop Dewane led everyone in… Read more »

Bishop Dewane prays rosary with students

Venice | Bishop Frank J. Dewane prayed the rosary with the students of Epiphany Cathedral Catholic School during the Month of the Rosary, on Oct. 24. The prayer was broadcast on Facebook Live so students for each Catholic School in the Diocese could watch and remotely join in the prayers. At the start of the… Read more »

Rosary rallies take place for Our Lady, America

North Port | Faithful gathered across the Diocese of Venice and around the United States Oct. 13 for rosary rallies to join in prayer for our country and peace in the world. Some 15,000 America Needs Fatima public square rosary rallies took place nationwide, with more than a dozen throughout the Diocese, all to pray… Read more »

Prayer warriors pray for life

DELRAY BEACH | Catholics joined in praise and worship in public locations to kick off Respect Life Month. Annually observed each October by the U.S. Catholic Church, gatherings in the Diocese of Palm Beach included rosary prayers and peaceful processions. Bishop Gerald M. Barbarito celebrated Mass at Emmanuel Parish in Delray Beach to officially kick… Read more »

First of 20,000 blessed rosaries distributed

Naples | On the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, it was appropriate that rosaries to be distributed across the Diocese were blessed by Bishop Frank J. Dewane in Naples following two Catholic school Masses. Approximately 20,000 rosaries will be blessed and distributed to each Catholic school and religious education student within… Read more »

Bishop blesses 20,000 rosaries

Venice | Bishop Frank J. Dewane blessed 20,000 rosaries to be gifted to Catholic students throughout the 10-county region. Rosaries are not a decoration, but a series of prayer beads that are laid out in specific order and used by Catholics for a Scripture-based prayer. Pope Francis said the faithful, through praying the rosary, could… Read more »

Pope asks Catholics to pray the rosary for peace each day in May

VATICAN CITY | Pope Francis prayed that the hopes for peace strengthened by the meeting of the leaders of North and South Korea will not be dashed, and he urged Catholics during the month of May to pray the rosary for peace. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in made… Read more »