Press Releases


Diocese of Palm Beach and Brothers of the Christian Schools Sign Covenant for Local Catholic High School to Join Lasallian Education Network

This morning during a special Mass to celebrate Catholic Schools Week at its high school Saint John Paul II Academy in Boca Raton, the Catholic Diocese of Palm Beach and the Brothers of the Christian Schools signed a Covenant which strengthens the school’s affiliation with Lasallian education and

Diocese & Floridians Pray for an End to the Use of the Death Penalty; Bishops Urge Gov. Scott to Spare the Life of Eric Branch

All are invited to attend this prayer vigil.

Read the Statement from Bishop Gerald Barbarito on the Tragic Shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

"As a diocesan family, we extend our heartfelt compassion."

Catholic Diocese Releases “Insider” Photos as the Vatican Begins its Investigation into the Cause for Sainthood of Blessed Titus Brandsma

A Vatican office has officially started its review of an alleged miraculous healing that occurred locally to a Carmelite priest in the Diocese of Palm Beach and could possibly lead to the canonization and sainthood of Blessed Titus Brandsma. The Diocese of Palm Beach spent a year and a half

Living the Truth in Love: Come Fly with Me – The Friendly Skies of Pope Francis

Read Bishop Barbarito's column.

Living the Truth in Love: Pope Francis' Beatitudes

Read Bishop Barbarito's column.

Annual Rosary & Prayer Planned at the Courthouse

Join us as we gather in prayer for the protection of the unborn child on the 45th Anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision.

Florida’s Catholic Bishops Release Statement on Roe v. Wade Anniversary

Florida’s Catholic Bishops Mark 45th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Through an Annual Statement and Press Release

Living the Truth in Love: The Pope's Pizza

Read Bishop Barbarito's column.

The Gerstner Family Foundation Announces Scholarship Pledge of $1.54 Million at the Catholic Diocese’s Lumen Christi Scholarship Gala

The Diocese of Palm Beach is pleased to announce the success of its 29th annual Lumen Christi Scholarship Gala which raised over 400,000 for scholarships for Catholic schools across the diocese. Nearly 300 people were in attendance at the event which was held at The Breakers, Palm Beach. The gala