Ash Wednesday 101

Some things to know about Ash Wednesday In the Table of Liturgical Days, which ranks the different liturgical celebrations and seasons, Ash Wednesday ties for second in ranking — along with Christmas, Epiphany, Ascension, Pentecost, Sundays of Advent, Lent and Easter, and a few others. But Ash Wednesday is not a holy day of obligation, … Continue reading Ash Wednesday 101

Seminole County Special Olympics

Special Olympics Florida hosted its Seminole County Summer Games on Saturday morning, February 16 at Lake Mary Prep School, 650 Rantoul Lane, Lake Mary, FL. Olympians, family and friends, and volunteers began arriving shortly after 8:00 AM. Athletes competed in track, cycling, soccer, tennis, and volleyball. Due to the expert coordination of the Special Olympics, competition was not … Continue reading Seminole County Special Olympics

Florida Catholic Conference Celebrates 50 Years

(February 1, 2019) The Florida Catholic Conference (FCC) was established on February 1, 1969, as an agency of the Catholic bishops of Florida. The five founding bishops served the four dioceses comprising the Province of Miami at the time: Archbishop Coleman F. Carroll of Miami; Bishop Paul F. Tanner of St. Augustine; Bishop William D. Borders … Continue reading Florida Catholic Conference Celebrates 50 Years