Tag: sister diocese

Grant to bring science to life in sister diocese

ORLANDO | Fredalina Aybar, a middle school teacher from the Diocese of Orlando’s sister diocese in the Dominican Republic, gazed intently at a cross-sectioned piece of okra, exploring the various parts of the plant. Aybar was in the United States Nov. 4-14 to observe STEM (science technology, engineering, mathematics) classes and laboratories in six Catholic… Read more »

Sister diocese to celebrate ordination of two deacons

ORLANDO | When the Mission Office staff of the Diocese of Orlando first went to the Dominican Republic more than 35 years ago, the goal was always to grow God’s kingdom by spreading the good news and making disciples. They did not expect to directly take part in diaconate formation, but the journey has been… Read more »