World Day for Consecrated Life Celebrated in Conjunction with “Candlemas”

January 27, 2020

WASHINGTON – Each year, the Catholic Church celebrates the World Day for Consecrated Life. Instituted by Pope John Paul II in 1997, the celebration is… Read More

Special Message from Bishop Estévez on Sunday of the Word of God

January 24, 2020

Pope Francis has declared the third Sunday in Ordinary Time, January 26 this year, Sunday of the Word of God, a special day devoted… Read More

St. Luke Respect Life Forum features diverse local speakers

January 22, 2020

St. Luke Parish (1606 Blanding Blvd., Middleburg) will host a Respect Life Forum on Saturday, Feb. 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the… Read More

USCCB and FCCB File Amicus Brief with U.S. Supreme Court Urging New Trial of Death Row Inmate

January 22, 2020

WASHINGTON— On January 17, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) and the Florida Conference of Catholic Bishops (FCCB) filed an amicus curiae brief with… Read More

National Prayer Vigil for Life In Nation’s Capital, January 23-24

January 22, 2020

WASHINGTON—The National Prayer Vigil for Life will be held from Thursday, January 23 to Friday, January 24, at the Basilica of… Read More

9 Days for Life Unites Catholics Nationwide in Prayer for the Protection of Life

January 17, 2020

WASHINGTON—Catholics nationwide are preparing to pray 9 Days for Life, the annual pro-life novena beginning this year on January 21. In the Catholic Church,… Read More

A Renewed Call to a Culture of Life on the Tragic Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

January 16, 2020

Bishop Felipe Estévez of the Diocese of St. Augustine joined the Catholic Bishops of Florida in releasing the following statement in somber recognition of the… Read More

Updated Statement on McCarrick Residing in the Diocese

January 8, 2020

Rumors that the former cardinal Theodore McCarrick has moved to Jacksonville and is staying at a priest retirement facility in the Diocese of St. Read More

Christmas Giving and Receiving

January 3, 2020

By Lorraine Thompson This past Christmas season was full of giving back, being generous and serving those in need. Despite a setback, one parish in… Read More

National Migration Week is Jan. 5-11

January 2, 2020

Globally, there are more than 70 million people who have been forcibly displaced from their homes due to political instability, violence, and economic hardship. Pope… Read More