Diocesan Liturgies

 

The Saint Jude the Apostle Medal Awards
Bishop Lynch will confer the Saint Jude the Apostle Diocesan Medal to those parish ministers who have been nominated by their pastor at a solemn  Evening Prayer on the Solemnity of Christ the King, Sunday, November 20, 2016 (3 PM) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.

The Rite of Election
The Bishop will preside at the Rite of Election and Call to Continuing Conversion of Candidates for Full Communion on the First Sunday of Lent, March 5, 2017 at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.  There will be two ceremonies:  1:30 PM and 4 PM.  Parishes will receive information in December of 2016.

Chrism Mass
The Bishop will preside at the Chrism Mass with the priests, deacons, and lay faithful of the diocese on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 (11:30 AM) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.

Priesthood Ordination
The Bishop will preside at the ordination to priestly ministry on Saturday, May 20, 2017 (11 AM) at the Cathedral of St. Jude the Apostle in St. Petersburg.