July 28, 2022

Community shows sign of support

MELBOURNE | Xander can barely hear. He relies on American Sign Language (ASL) to communicate. This year, for the first time, Ascension Parish in Melbourne is committed to making this vacation bible school different. Rather than simply adding gestures to songs and responses, attendees would learn sign language, to be more inclusive. Xander’s language story … Continue reading “Community shows sign of support”

New prayer garden

ALTAMONTE SPRINGS | A perfect day to honor St. Mary Magdalen, clergy and parishioners alike gathered in St. Mary Magdalen Parish’s new labyrinth prayer garden for its blessing and dedication July 24. Although the saint’s feast day fell on July 22, the parish celebrated and recognized her at all weekend Masses concluding with the garden … Continue reading “New prayer garden”