January 04, 2019

U.S. Bishops receive letter from Pope Francis as they gather for spiritual retreat

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Bishops have received a letter from Pope Francis as they gather in northern Illinois at Mundelein Seminary this week. The week-long retreat is taking place at the invitation of Pope Francis who has asked all bishops in the United States to pause in prayer as the Church seeks to respond to the … Continue reading “U.S. Bishops receive letter from Pope Francis as they gather for spiritual retreat”

Holy Cross building blessed

ORLANDO│On Dec. 22, Bishop John Noonan blessed the new multi-purpose building at Holy Cross Parish in Orlando, designed to help grow parish ministries. Construction crews completed the project in less than a year. The new 12,915 square foot building has moveable walls that can divide the space into six big classrooms to help people dive … Continue reading “Holy Cross building blessed”

The Path of a Consecrated Virgin

ORLANDO│The New Year begins with another blessing for the Diocese of Orlando. On January 19, Marianne Cano of Ascension Parish in Melbourne will become Central Florida’s first publicly professed consecrated virgin. A consecrated virgin is unique and dedicates her entire being to God. Dressed all in white, Ms. Cano will become a “bride of Christ” … Continue reading “The Path of a Consecrated Virgin”