2016 Press Releases


USCCB President Offers Prayers, Support After Church Attack, Killing of Priest in France

USCCB President Calls for Prayers, Reflection, Civility and Dialogue

Catholic Charities and Diocese Promote Fund to Help Orlando Shooting Victims

Catholic Charities and Diocese of Palm Beach Promote Fund Begun to Offer Financial Assistance to Orlando Shooting Victims

Diocesan Churches Participate in Prayer Vigils for Victims of the Orlando Shootings

  **List of Prayer Vigils updated 6/16/16***   Local Catholic Churches to Participate in Prayer Vigils in a Sign of Solidarity in the Wake of the Orlando Shootings   Local Catholic Churches in the Diocese of Palm Beach continue to show their support and solidarity for the victims and

Diocese Announces New Priest Assignments

The Diocese of Palm Beach announces the following new assignments of clergy. The clergy appointments are effective July 1 , 2016.     Father Michael Edwards From Pastor of St. Helen Parish in Vero Beach To Pastor Emeritus of St. Helen Parish in Vero Beach and Vicar for Senior Priests

Diocese and Catholic Charities Encourage Donations to Catholic Relief Services to Help Ecuador Earthquake Victims

For those wishing to help recent earthquake victims in Ecuador, the Diocese of Palm Beach and Catholic Charities of the diocese are making available information on how to make a donation by credit card or check to Catholic Relief Services (CRS), the official international humanitarian agency and

Notre Dame Expands Collaboration as Diocesan School Joins Notre Dame ACE Academies Network

    Notre Dame Expands Collaboration with the Diocese of Palm Beach as Diocesan School Joins Notre Dame ACE Academies Network   In a joint announcement, the Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach and the University of Notre Dame announced that one of the diocese’s schools, St. Luke Catholic

Diocese Issues a Statement in Response to the Release of Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation

Diocese Highlights the Programs of its Marriage, Family and Healing Ministry in Response to Pope Francis’ Apostolic Exhortation

Echoing the words of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), the Diocese of Palm Beach released welcoming and positive reaction today to the release of Pope Francis’ post-synodal* Apostolic Exhortation titled ‘The Joy of Love” (Amoris Laetitia). The Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach