Office of Religious Men & Women

The Office of Episcopal Delegate for Religious acts as a liaison between the Bishop and the Religious of the Diocese. It provides services and programs for the spiritual and personal growth of the Religious, provides statistics and record keeping, and serves as a communication center for all Religious.


Episcopal Delegates for Religious

Rev. Michael T. Driscoll, O. Carm.           Episcopal Delegate for Religious Phone: 561-314-1068                      

Sister Joan Dawson, O.S.F.                      contact Sister Joan











2013-2014 Diocesan Commission for Religious

Sr. Mary Dooley, SSND, President
Sr. Joan Carusillo, OCS, Secretary
Sr. Ann Dailey, O. Carm.
Sr. Margaret Exworthy, OP
Sr. M. Clare Fennell, RSM
Sr. Maria Liber, LSIC
Sr. Dorothy Mary Mangan, SC


Most Rev. Gerald M. Barbarito, D.D., J.C.L., ex officio
Rev. Michael T. Driscoll, O. Carm. ex officio
Sister Joan Dawson, O.S.F.



Upcoming Events for Religious

World Day for Consecrated Life

February 2, 2014
location: Mary Immaculate Church
Time: 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Lenten Afternoon of Reflection  TBA
location: Lourdes Noreen-McKeen Towers, West Palm Beach
Time: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 Diocesan Jubilee Celebration

May 10, 2014
location: Cathedral of St. Ignatius Loyola, Palm Beach Gardens
time: 4:40 p.m. Mass followed by dinner