Since 1974, National Catholic Schools Week, Jan. 31 – Feb. 6, has been the annual celebration of Catholic education in the United States. The theme for National Catholic Schools Week 2021 was “Catholic Schools: Faith. Excellence. Service.” Schools typically observe the annual celebration week with Masses, open houses and other activities for students, families, parishioners and community members. Through these events, schools focus on the value Catholic education provides to young people and its contributions to the Church, communities and the nation. Here is a look back at all the ways the Diocese of Palm Beach celebrated the 18 diocesan Catholic schools during this special week-long celebration.
BOCA RATON, Fla. (CNS) -- U.S. Catholic parishes, schools and groups have been collecting items since the fall to share Christmas joy in small packages for children in poverty-stricken nations and will deliver the gift boxes to local drop-off centers during Box of Joy Week, Nov. 7-15. Cross
“I love you, I love you,” said Father Gabriel Ghanoum, after each name was called from a long list of 171 deceased individuals for the No One Buried Alone Memorial Service, Oct. 29, 2020. Father Ghanoum, the director of spiritual care and palliative care at JFK Medical Center in Atlantis, stood
The Palm Beach Physicians Guild of the Catholic Medical Association is pleased to invite the faithful of the diocese to the fourth annual White Mass for physicians, nurses and allied healthcare professionals to be held at St. Ann Catholic Church in West Palm Beach, Nov. 14, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. In
In honor of Evangelium vitae’s 25th anniversary and in answer to Pope John Paul II’s call, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Committee on Pro-Life Activities launched a nationwide effort, March 25, 2020 entitled, Walking with Moms in Need: A Year of Service. Parishes, through the support of