Theology on Tap

Come hear the latest talk in the “Hot Topics” Theology on Tap Series by Iraida Martinez on “Immigration” Monday, March 5, 7:00 p.m. at River City Brewing Company. It’s a great chance to have good food, socialize with friends, and hear a great presentation on a polarizing issue in the Church and Society today!

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Afternoon of Reflection on Discipleship

On Sunday, March 4, join Sisters Florence Bryan, SSJ, Lucy Clynes, DW and Mrs. Winnie Walsh from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea Cultural Center (545 A1A N. in Ponte Vedra Beach) for an afternoon reflection on the universal call to discipleship. We will look at the various vocational calls and how baptism is foundational to each of them. Please RSVP to Sister Lucy Clynes, DW, at srlucyclynesDW@olsspvb.org.

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Eucharistic Procession to End Abortion in Jacksonville

There will be a Eucharistic Procession to end abortion in Jacksonville that will pass three abortion facilities on Saturday, March 24. The procession will begin following the 8:00 a.m. Mass at Prince of Peace Catholic Church (6320 Bennett Road) in Jacksonville. Please join us as a special witness during Lent! For more information, email Joan Pano at panoj@bellsouth.net.

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50th Annual Youth and Young Adult Golf Tournament

This year marks the golden anniversary of our Youth and Young Adult Golf Tournament. Proceeds from this tournament help provide service to 17 counties, aid those that cannot afford to attend youth programs as well as help fund our youth and young adult programming. John F. Lanahan and a few of his good friends ran this tournament for more than 30 years; it is now named in his memory. Registration is open for this year’s tournament, which will be April 2, at San José Country Club, Jacksonville. We are asking you to help support the tournament by registering to play or by becoming a sponsor. Register online at https://dosafl.wufoo.com/forms/50th-annual-cyo-golf-classic-registration-form/. You can also sponsor a seminarian to play in the tournament online at https://dosafl.wufoo.com/forms/sponsor-a-seminarian/.

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Catholic Girl Scout of the Year Award

Girl Scout Troops and American Heritage Girls from parishes of the Diocese of St. Augustine are invited to nominate a Girl Scout for our Inaugural Catholic Scout of the Year! The awards are the Bruce Seldon Catholic Scout of the Year and the Albert V. Fortunato Scout of the Year for 2018. The Award ceremony is April 8 at St. Matthew’s Schiavone Parish Center. Applications can be found on the Diocesan Website under Catholic Scouting. For more information, contact Robin Shipley at rshipley@dosafl.com.

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Catholic Writers Guild, St. Johns Chapter Monthly Meeting

The Catholic Writers Guild, St. Johns Chapter will have its Monthly Meeting on Saturday, April 14, at St. Paul’s Church & School Auditorium at 2609 Park Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32204 from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Our guest speaker will be Becky Colangelo, author of “From Concept to Coloring: How we Developed A Children’s Coloring Book based on Catholic Art.” Learn how art and a group of dedicated Catholic Artists produced a book designed to encourage kids of all ages to notice things around us that are used to enhance the beauty of Catholic liturgy and parish life. For further information contact Roderick T. Beaman at writerrod@comcast.net or Antony Kolenc at CWG@antonykolenc.com.

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Afternoon on Discipleship

Women’s Afternoon of Reflection: Women in the diocese ages 18-40 are invited to an afternoon of reflection at Our Lady Star of the Sea Cultural Center on March 4 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The focus will be the universal call to discipleship, expressed in various vocational calls.

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Created for Greatness Program Day for 7th graders

As parents raise their children in the Catholic faith, they teach them about healthy, happy relationships – about human life and love according to God’s plan. The Diocese of St. Augustine offers Created for Greatness to support parents as their children navigate their teen years. The program is based on St. John Paul II’s “Theology of the Body.” The last opportunity for 7th graders to participate in Created for Greatness this year will by March 10, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., at St. Anastasia Parish in St. Augustine. The day is led by trained facilitators and includes a family dinner and program. For registration information visit: http://www.dosafl.com/cfgresources/. Contact Missy Parkison in the Office of Christian Formation with questions at layministry@dosafl.com or call (904) 262-3200.

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Diocese of St. Augustine Ministry Formation Program for Lay Leaders

The three year Ministry Formation Program of the Diocese of St. Augustine prepares lay men and women for leadership roles in the Church. To learn more about how you can participate in this program of professional and personal formation, please attend one of our information nights: Thursday, March 8, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at the Holy Faith Parish Life Center in Gainesville OR Thursday, April 5, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at the Holy Family Parish Life Center in Jacksonville. Please contact Missy Parkison in the Office of Christian Formation with any questions at layministry@dosafl.com or call (904) 262-3200, ext. 103. You can also find information on our website at www.dosaformation.org/ministryformation.php. Registration deadline for the 2018-2019 formation year is May 1.

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