Carol Jean Rowell, a parishioner of St. Catherine of Siena Parish in Orange Park, was named the Respect Life Volunteer of the Year for the Diocese of St. Augustine. The honor was announced at the Florida Respect Life Conference that was held in Orlando, Oct. 14-15.
Providing Relief in the Congo
Catholic Relief Services refutes recent allegations of improper conduct while serving the poor in the Congo.Read More
Guide to Election 2016
The Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops has put together resources to help you make an informed decision.Learn More
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Statistics show that one in four women and one in seven men have been victims of domestic violence. Read the bishops’ response.Read More
NEWS | Around the Diocese
Catholic Charities Regional Office in Lake City and Florida Gateway Food Bank are now partnering with Feeding America making it possible to provide the poor with fresh produce in addition to other non-perishable food items.
When Maryellen Bell learned she had pancreatic cancer she didn’t let it get her down. She has counted her blessings and has said there have been miracles happening in her life every day since she was diagnosed six months ago. “I am joyful all the time and blessed,” shared Mrs. Bell.