January 16, 2017
As America prepares to welcome a new president, the Knights of Columbus is urging its members and other Catholics to pray the Novena for National Unity from Thursday, Jan. 12, through Inauguration Day, Friday, Jan. 20. Individuals, families, parishes and K of C councils throughout the nation are all invited to participate in the novena, a special prayer offered over nine consecutive days. The theme of unity is not a new one for the Knights...
December 21, 2016
Supreme Knight Carl Anderson was honored with an Emmy award for serving as executive producer of Liberating a Continent: John Paul II and the Fall of Communism at the 58th annual Chicago/Midwest Emmy Awards, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016.
December 11, 2016
Bishop Gregory L. Parkes will be installed as the fifth Bishop of St. Petersburg at 2:00 p.m. on January 4, 2017, at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle. Vespers (an evening prayer service) will take place at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at St. Timothy Parish in Lutz.
December 1, 2016
With great joy we announce that His Holiness, Pope Francis, has appointed Most Reverend Bishop Gregory L. Parkes, Bishop of Pensacola-Tallahassee, Florida, as the fifth bishop of the Diocese of St. Petersburg, Florida. Bishop Parkes succeeds the retiring Bishop Robert N. Lynch, who has served as Bishop of St. Petersburg since his installation in 1996.
October 13, 2016
The ongoing work of the Order testifies to the laity’s vocation and mission in the Church.