Teens strive to renew their hearts at the Eucharistic Congress

March 29, 2016

by Elena Castello When Keeley Doski ran up on stage to sing, she said she had no idea what the rest of the day would hold at the fifth annual Eucharistic Congress held in Jacksonville, March 12. Several hundred teens attended a session just for them where they listened to two speakers, played engaging icebreakers and spent time in adoration, all to “renew their hearts,” which was this year’s theme. Read More

Catholic Speakers Share Christ with Young Adults

March 29, 2016

by Tonia Borsellino Catholic Rock Stars, as Chris Stefanick would say, roamed the Prime F. Osborne III Convention Center in Jacksonville, the night of March 11. Read More

God Unites All at the 2016 Eucharistic Congress

March 24, 2016

by Tonia Borsellino ‘One, holy, Catholic and apostolic church,’ reigned true at the fifth annual Eucharistic Congress March 11 and 12 in Jacksonville, Fla. Read More

Finding Renewal in God’s love, the Eucharist

March 22, 2016

by Tonia Borsellino “The Church lives on the Eucharist,” said Cardinal Óscar Rodríguez Maradiaga, archbishop of Tegucigalpa, Honduras and a close advisor to Pope Francis. Read More

Witnessing in Words and Action

March 22, 2016

by Jeff Brumley It was on the road to Emmaus that the resurrected Christ revealed himself to two disciples and, in so doing, inspired them to begin sharing their joy and faith with the world. Read More

A Legacy of Faith: PBS Documentary on the Sisters of St. Joseph Premieres Thursday, March 24

March 22, 2016

The documentary A Legacy of Faith: The Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine will premiere on local Public Broadcasting Station – WJCT Thursday, March 24, at 8 p.m. The documentary will also air on 13 PBS stations throughout Florida. Check your local PBS schedule for day and time. Read More

Bishop Estévez Visits Dominican Republic with Local Parishioners

March 21, 2016

by Diane Foley Bishop Felipe Estévez traveled to the Dominican Republic, March 14 to 15, as part of the Sister Parish Ministry of Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish in Ponte Vedra Beach. The purpose of the bishop’s visit was to see firsthand the work accomplished by this outreach ministry and express our deep appreciation to the men and women of the Dominican Republic who greatly contribute to the success of the mission trips. Read More