2015 A Statement from the Florida Bishops Website Featured Post Image Statement on the 44th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision - Saddened by yet another anniversary of the January 22, 1973, U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion, the Catholic bishops of Florida remain steadfast in their commitment to promote the sanctity of life and dignity of the human person in state policy. The bishops reflected upon 2016, noting that they supported the passage of legislation... Read More
Photo credit: Antonio Fantasia/Caritas Help Welcome Refugees by Making a Hope Kit - Catholic Charities is helping to resettle refugees in our community. When refugees families and individuals arrive in the United States, they have very few possessions to their name. That is when Catholic Charities, Diocese of St. Petersburg steps in. From the moment refugees arrive at the airport, Catholic Charities is there to guide them toward becoming... Read More