Friday, November 24, 2017

Religion

Religion Calendar for Oct. 13

BrooksvilleBill Bailey's 2017 Fall Gospel Jubilee will be at Florida Classic Park, 5360 Lockhart Road, from Oct. 24 to 28. An Early Bird Campers Potluck Supper and Informal Sing with Debbie Domer and Gail Boyce will be at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 24. Florida G...
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Judges step up for traditional Red Mass at Sacred Heart

Judges step up for traditional Red Mass at Sacred Heart

A sea of black robes will fill Sacred Heart Catholic Church today (Oct. 13) when Tampa judges, lawyers, law educators and students gather to honor Red Mass, a Catholic tradition dating back to the 13th century. Red symbolizes the liturgical color of ...
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Dignitaries, admirers flock to unveiling of Monsignor Higgins statue at St. Lawrence Church

Dignitaries, admirers flock to unveiling of Monsignor Higgins statue at St. Lawrence Church

Monsignor Laurence E. Higgins is remembered for his community involvement.
Updated one month ago
Interfaith panel will close event with talks about Jesus

Interfaith panel will close event with talks about Jesus

To close out Tampa Interfaith Week, an Imam, a Rabbi and a Reverend will meet to talk about Jesus. The event, a panel discussion and luncheon sponsored by Interfaith Tampa Bay, will take place at noon on Monday (Oct. 9) at the University of Tampa's S...
Updated: 2 months ago

Religion Calendar for Oct. 6

BrooksvilleJesus Cares will host a women's retreat with worship and workshops from Oct. 20 to 22 at the Lakewood Retreat Center, 25458 Dan Brown Hill Road. Women from all backgrounds, denominations and ethnicities are welcome. The cost is $125 and in...
Updated: 2 months ago
Hernando Religion Calendar for Sept. 29

Hernando Religion Calendar for Sept. 29

BrooksvilleSt. John's Episcopal Church, 200 S. Brooksville Ave., will have a Blessing of the Animals in honor of St. Francis at 10:30 a.m. Oct. 7 in the church yard. Cats, dogs, rescue pets, horses and other pets are welcome. Snacks for pets will be ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Event shines light on the challenge of stillbirths

Event shines light on the challenge of stillbirths

I recently wrote about the importance of putting faith into action.I challenged myself to do more to help others, to support our local communities and "Be the change." On Oct. 15, I will participate in Let's Not Be Still Tampa, a run/walk fundraiser ...
Updated: 2 months ago
St. Byzantine welcomes first married priest to lead parish

St. Byzantine welcomes first married priest to lead parish

Zoriana Nebesnyk, the new pastor's wife at St. Byzantine Catholic Church in New Port Richey, is breaking new ground.Her husband, Father Oleksiy Nebesnyk, is the only married priest to ever lead the church.In June, the Nebesnyks and their three daught...
Updated: 2 months ago

Whitman: Don't confuse 'Irmageddon' with Armageddon

Irmageddon. The term really caught on before and after September's record storm. Appearing as everything from a hashtag to a news headline, Irmageddon took panic and made it a pun. It's the kind of term people plaster on cheap hats for profit. The ki...
Updated: 2 months ago
Sun City Center church progresses towards welcoming the LGBTQ community

Sun City Center church progresses towards welcoming the LGBTQ community

Pastor promotes 'Progressive Christianity' in welcoming LGTBQ community members.
Updated: 2 months ago