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 Young Catholic Professionals Join Young Catholic Professionals (YCP) for a special Saturday Executive Speaker Series as we welcome Mr. Ernie Bono to share about his professional experience and faith journey! The event will be Saturday, April 22, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea Parish after the 5:30 p.m. vigil mass in the Cultural […] Theology on Tap, Jacksonville is moving to a new location! Our numbers have grown so much that we have selected a larger venue to host Theology on Tap Jacksonville. We will be moving to Wicked Barley (4100 Baymeadows Rd.) in Jacksonville. We are very grateful for the hospitality that M Shack has given us this year. Our Summer/Spring Series, “Faith, Hope and Love,” will be held on […] The Pope Wants to Hear From You! In a letter to the youth of the world released on January 13, Pope Francis asked young people to tell him, their bishops and pastors about their hopes and struggles and even their criticisms. In preparation for a meeting of the Synod of Bishops focused on youth, the pope wants “to listen to your voice, […] HS Senior Day of Reflection All high school seniors are invited to a Day of Reflection. The purpose of this program is twofold: First, our goal is to evangelize. Our focus is to offer a day that invites and excites the young people to desire to become involved in campus ministry when they enter college in the fall. Second, we […] Catholics Leave Eucharistic Congress Spiritually Renewed By Lilla Ross The 2017 Eucharistic Congress drew thousands of Catholics from around the diocese to the Prime Osborn Convention Center March 25-26 for two days of teaching, devotion and celebration. More than two dozen vendors sold books, t-shirts and religious jewelry. One new thing this year was an app for the Congress available through […] Be Open to Christ’s Miraculous Power to Transform By Lilla Ross Drawing on the imagery of the empty jars at the wedding feast at Cana, Archbishop Christophe Pierre challenged Catholics at the 2017 Eucharistic Congress to identify what is missing from their lives and ask Jesus to transform them as he did water to wine. Archbishop Pierre, the apostolic nuncio to the United […] Helen Alvaré Kicks Office 2017 Eucharistic Congress By Lilla Ross Law professor Helen Alvaré got personal in her talk Friday night as the opening speaker for the 2017 Eucharistic Congress, sharing the ways God has answered her life-long question: What do you want me to do? Catholics from the 17 counties in the Diocese of St. Augustine gathered over the weekend (March […] Catholic Writers Guild, St. Johns Chapter 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, April 22, 2017 from 10:00 am to noon at The Father Felix Varela Center, 5110 Lourcey Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32257. Featured Speaker – Walter Mattingly, speaking […] Affordable Exposure in the DOSA Women’s Convention Booklet DOSA Council of Catholic Women Convention is coming to Jacksonville, April 21-23. We invite you to support us with an ad in our Convention Booklet. The booklet will be printed and distributed to all members, guests, and clergy attending the Convention. If interested in supporting the ladies of our diocese with an ad acknowledging an individual, […] Living as a People of God in Unsettled Times – A pastoral reflection from the Administrative Committee of theUnited States Conference of Catholic Bishops The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Administrative Committee has issued the following pastoral reflection in solidarity with those who have been forced to flee their homes due to violence, conflict or fear in their native lands. In the statement, the bishops encourage each of us to do what we can to accompany migrants and refugees […] Click Here to view News from the Diocese of St. Augustine.