Ministry Formation Conference is cancelled

Due to Hurricane Irma’s effects on Central Florida, the Diocese of Orlando has cancelled the Ministry Formation Conference scheduled for Saturday, September 16, 2017 at Bishop Moore High School.

No information about rescheduling is available at this time. We apologize …

Praying for peace after Hurricane Irma

Because of Hurricane Irma, the Chancery office will have minimal staff on Thursday and Friday, September 14 and 15.

We pray with you and for you that God continues to avert the storms of our heart and grant us His …

Supporting our brothers and sisters in need

At all weekend Masses on September 2-3 and September 9-10, parishes throughout the Diocese of Orlando will have special collections to support those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Donations will be sent to our partners at Catholic Charities USA who are …

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 …

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 …