2014 Press Releases


Florida Bishops’ Conference urges Governor Scott to commute sentence of Eddie Wayne Davis; calls community to prayer

The Florida Catholic Conference appeals to Governor Rick Scott to commute the sentence of Eddie Wayne Davis to life in prison without the possibility of parole. Mr. Davis is scheduled to be executed at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 10, 2014, for the 1994 Polk County murder of 11-year-old Kimberly

Read the Vatican's Instrumentum Laboris, the agenda for the Synod

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Living the Truth in Love: No Ordinary Time

The season of Ordinary Time in the Church's liturgical year immediately begins again after the celebration of the Solemnity of Pentecost.  The liturgical color returns to green and the regular cycle of scriptural readings resumes from where they left off before the beginning of the season of

Third Fortnight for Freedom to be Observed June 21 - July 4.

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Catholic Charities’ Fundraiser to Showcase Dozens of Art Works Created by Prisoners

More than 70 pieces of original artwork painted or drawn by local inmates will be on display for one evening only as part of a fundraiser for the ministries of Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Palm Beach. The Prison Ministry Art Exhibition fundraiser will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.