June 14, 2018

Catholic Charities offers hope to Burundi refugee family of eight

When Burundian refugee, Burakoze, and his family arrived at Orlando International Airport in April, he was greeted by long-time friends from the refugee camp in Tanzania, where he and his family lived for two decades. Catholic Charities of Central Florida (CCCF) program manager, Carolina Toro, and case manager Alice Ngamije, who worked behind the scenes … Continue reading “Catholic Charities offers hope to Burundi refugee family of eight”

Pope Francis: Christians must pursue the path of true life, true love, true wealth

Pope Francis began a new series of catechesis on Wednesday focusing on the Ten Commandments. Addressing those present in St. Peter’s Square for the General Audience on Wednesday, June 13, the Pope reflected on the Gospel passage of the day in which a young man asked Jesus: “What must I do to inherit eternal life?” “That question, he … Continue reading “Pope Francis: Christians must pursue the path of true life, true love, true wealth”

Mass texts for June 16-17

As we approach the anniversary date of the establishment of our diocese (June 18), Bishop Noonan has given permission and asked all parishes and churches in the Diocese of Orlando to commemorate this event by substituting the following Mass texts for the 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time at all weekend Masses celebrating the Lord’s Day: … Continue reading “Mass texts for June 16-17”