2015 Synod of Bishops on Family featured image Second Synod of Bishops on the Family - The Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the Family, the second of two Synods, starts on October 4, 2015 to discuss topics related to the family and evangelization. The first synod occurred in October of 2014. Read more about the synods on the USCCB’s website. In late 2013, the Vatican asked bishops... Read More
Screen Shot 2015-10-02 at 9.44.33 AM Catholic Charities helps settle Syrian refugee family in Pinellas - “LARGO (FOX 13) – When Walid Daaboul left for Turkey months ago he could only think of two things: getting medical care for his sick baby boy and saving his family from the bombing and gunfire exploding just steps outside him home in Halab, Syria. Daaboul’s journey began when Syrian Army forces showed up to... Read More