Rite of Election
Sunday, Feb. 14, 3 p.m. EST - Tallahassee
Sunday, Feb. 21, 3 p.m. CST - Pensacola
Register online to participate in the Rite of Election where Bishop Parkes
accepts the catechumens and invites them to the Easter Sacraments (Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist). All catechumens should register to participate at either the Co-Cathedral of St. Thomas More (Tallahassee) or the Cathedral of the Sacred Heart (Pensacola).
Catholic Days at the Capital
Tuesday, Feb. 16, 9 a.m. EST - Tallahassee
Register online to join Catholics from throughout the state as they take the
opportunity to put into action our faith's call to political responsibility and allows us to strengthen the presence of our Catholic values in the public square.
"Create in Me a Merciful Heart" Young Adult Retreat
Saturday, Feb. 20, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST - Tallahassee
Register online to join young adults from the Tallahassee area for a day of spiritual growth and faith formation.
This retreat day for young adult will include a talk by Father Dillon on the meaning of mercy from Scripture and Church teaching, and two talks on living mercy, Mrs. Grosmaire and a FOCUS representative. There will be a time of Praise and Worship with Eucharistic Adoration and the Sacrament of Reconciliation as well as small group sharing.
"IGNITE...Your Faith" High School Retreat
Friday, Mar. 4, 7:30 p.m. to Sunday, Mar. 6, 2 p.m. CST - Niceville
Register online to join high school youth from across the diocese for a weekend of prayer, fellowship and discussion about their faith with other youth from the diocese. The event will run from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon. Deadline to register is February 24th.
35th Annual Catholic Renewal Conference
Friday, Mar. 11, 5 p.m. to Sunday, Mar. 13, 1:30 p.m. CST - Fort Walton Beach
Register online to participate in the
35th Annual Catholic Renewal Conference! The speakers include Bishop Gregory Parkes, Sr. Miriam James Heidland, Evangelist Mark Nimo, Br. Rahl Bunsa, Fr. Nicolas Schumm, and Fr. Will Ganci. The weekend is for all ages! Online registration closes on March 2nd.
Eastern Regional Conference of Canonists
Tuesday, May 10, 1 p.m. to Thursday, May 12, 12 p.m. CST - Destin
Join Canonists from across the region for the Eastern Regional Conference of Canonists! Speakers include Aldean Hendrickson, J.C.L., Director of the Tribunal in the Diocese of New Ulm. and Msgr. Andrew Anderson, J.C.D., former Judicial Vicar of the Archdiocese of Miami. There will also be an opportunity to discuss the impact
Mitis Iudex Dominus Iesus
is having on our Tribunals. Registration closes April 1st.