Mission work in the D.R. changes lives across generations

By Glenda Meekins of the Florida Catholic Staff – August 16, 2017

Editor’s note: Meekins participated in a construction mission trip in the Diocese of Orlando’s Sister Diocese San Juan de la Maguana in the Dominican Republic July 22-29, 2017.

A New Era Begins At The Catholic Foundation Of Central Florida

August 15, 2017

The Foundation to Launch a National Search for a New President Amid Historic Growth

While celebrating its 10-year anniversary, The Catholic Foundation of Central Florida will launch a national search for a new president to replace Meghan …

Council of Catholic Women forms leaders in Christ

By Laura Dodson, Florida Catholic correspondent – August 3, 2017

MELBOURNE | “We came, we were fed, we laughed, we learned, we prayed, we shared, we renewed friendships, we met new people, and we were reminded – Christ is our …

Family life can foster priestly vocations

Betty Hoffmann thought her eldest son, Christopher, might become a priest when at a very young age, he asked if he could baptize the dog.

The mother of three boys prayerfully waited for God to reveal his plan for her …

All are one in the body of Christ

ORLANDO I The Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ, or Corpus Christi, was celebrated with Mass and a Eucharistic procession led by Bishop John Noonan that stopped at nine altars of repose in the Basilica of the National …

Local woman begins new life as Sister of Saint Joseph

ORLANDO | On Sunday, June 4, Pentecost Sunday, Sister Varada Grace Ford made her Profession of First Vows with the Sisters of Saint Joseph. Sister Grace was a working single mom of three children. She taught honors classes in the …

A Call to Prayer mourns those lost during Pulse shooting

ORLANDO | On June 11, the eve of the one year anniversary of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Bishop John Noonan and local religious leaders joined together for A Call to Prayer at St. James Cathedral, Orlando. As family …

When you travel, invite the Lord!

Tips for keeping the faith during summer vacation

ORLANDO | Summer is here and soon many will be flocking to the beach, boarding planes or cruise ships, or heading off on road trips for the long-awaited summer vacation getaway. In …