Free Online Conference Just for Catholic Moms A brand new experience for moms is coming March 6 – 9 that is designed to meet their needs and daily demands. Catholic Conference 4 Moms will be hosting an online conference entirely for free! Diocese of St. Augustine The Catholic Church of North Florida Out Lady of Good Counsel Food Pantry Needs Van In order to expand and reach more people and families in need, Our Lady of Good Counsel Food Pantry, located on SR 16 in St. Augustine, needs a new or gently used large van to pick up and deliver meat and produce from the Feeding Northeast Florida Food Bank in Jacksonville. Access to this food […] Free afternoon of entertainment Come enjoy a free afternoon of entertainment on Saturday, Aug. 19, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. in support of St. Gerard House. Accomplished youth musicians will play the violin, piano, guitar, drums, ukulele, and sing at the fundraiser. You’ll even be amazed by a youth magician. Finally, there will be a game show with requests […] St. Luke Parish in Middleburg Hosts Dr. Edward Sri St. Luke Catholic Church welcomes Nationally Known Theologian and Speaker Dr. Edward Sri for two events: Friday, August 25 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., which includes a fundraiser dinner with presentation by Dr. Sri and the main event featuring two talks by Dr. Sri on Saturday, August 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. These events require […] Catholic Writers Guild Monthly Meeting The St. Johns Chapter of the Catholic Writers Guild (CWG) invites aspiring writers, poets, composers, musicians & all interested other artists to join us for our monthly meeting on Saturday, August 12 from 10:00 a.m. to noon in the school auditorium at St. Paul’s Church, Riverside, 2609 Park Street, Jacksonville, Florida 32204. Our featured speaker […] Saint John’s Bible Event at St. Catherine of Siena On the Feast of the Transfiguration, Sunday, August 6 at 1:30 p.m. join the parish of St. Catherine of Siena (1649 Kingsley Ave.) in Orange Park for a meditation on the illumination of the Transfiguration found in The Saint John’s Bible. This event is free and open to the public. Click here to download the […] St. Vincent’s Names New Chief Executive Officer Tom VanOsdol has been named President and CEO of St. Vincent’s HealthCare after serving as interim CEO since January. St. Vincent’s is part of Ascension, the nation’s largest non-profit health system. In addition to CEO, Tom will also serve as Senior Vice President, Ascension Healthcare, and Jacksonville Ministry Market Executive. Tom joined St. Vincent’s in […] Rebuilding When Your Relationship Ends Rebuilding When Your Relationship Ends is an educational seminar, created by Dr. Bruce Fisher, for those adjusting to the end of a love relationship and is being offered by the Diocesan Center for Family Life. Rebuilding is an ecumenical, comprehensive guide through the process of dealing with single-again status. The next class begins on Thursday, […] High School Youth Participate in Steubenville 2017 By Dolores Hinckley Armed with cookies and Catholic T-shirts, high school students from parish youth groups in Gainesville and Branford parishes piled on a bus Friday afternoon to attend this year’s Steubenville conference in Orlando. There were 39 teens from Queen of Peace, Holy Faith, St. Patrick parishes and San Juan Catholic Mission that participated […] Young Teens Combine Work and Faith by Mariann Hughes An enthusiastic crew of 64 high-energy middle-schoolers representing seven churches swarmed the parish center at Most Holy Redeemer church on Normandy Blvd. the week of June 19. That’s because the church was home-base for Just5Days, a week-long service camp. This nationwide program (held for six years in the Diocese of St. Augustine) […] Four Religious Educators Retire this Summer by Mariann Hughes One hundred years. A full century. That’s how much time four women, combined, have given in holy service to parishes of the diocese as directors of religious education. The decision to retire in July was a bittersweet one for these women who’ve given so much to the Church. “I’d been praying to […] Click Here to view News from the Diocese of St. Augustine.