June 07, 2018

Continuing education

Are you inspired by Pope Francis’s commitment to the “freshness and fragrance of the Gospel”?  Do you want to better answer the call to holiness in everyday life, bring disciplined study to your Catholic faith and discern its transformative implications? Consider master’s degrees and certificates in theology and ministry offered in Orlando as part of the … Continue reading “Continuing education”

Help families evacuating after deadly volcano eruption in Guatemala

Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the international humanitarian relief and development organization of the U.S. Catholic Church, is responding to Sunday’s “Volcan de Fuego” (fire volcano) eruption in Guatemala, which left an entire community buried in ash. The death toll from the volcano – currently at 70 – is expected to climb into the hundreds as rescuers … Continue reading “Help families evacuating after deadly volcano eruption in Guatemala”

Bishop John Noonan is pleased to announce the following appointments

Reverend Raul Caga is appointed Parochial Vicar of Holy Family Parish, Orlando, effective June 18. Reverend Mariano Catura is appointed Administrator Pro-Tem of St. Rose of Lima Parish, Poinciana, effective July 1. Reverend Thomas Connery is appointed pastor of St. Theresa Parish, Belleview, effective July 1. Reverend Alvin Erni is appointed Parochial Vicar of Annunciation … Continue reading “Bishop John Noonan is pleased to announce the following appointments”

Pope Francis’ prayer intention for June: for inclusive and respectful social networks

The internet and social networks open many possibilities to us. However, it is necessary to use them well, and to do good; not to isolate ourselves, but to communicate better; not to spread lies, but to speak the truth. In his prayer intention for the month of June 2018, Pope Francis said: “Let us pray … Continue reading “Pope Francis’ prayer intention for June: for inclusive and respectful social networks”

New Emergency Operations Center created by Diocese of Orlando & Catholic Charities of Central Florida

The launch of a new innovative emergency operations center to help people across Central Florida before, during, and after an emergency marked the first day of hurricane season. Bishop John Noonan along with Gary Tester, Executive Director of Catholic Charities, and Father Miguel Gonzalez, Rector of St. James Cathedral, held a news conference June 1 … Continue reading “New Emergency Operations Center created by Diocese of Orlando & Catholic Charities of Central Florida”