• Annual Collection for Seminarians Oct. 25-26

    The Diocese of Orlando currently has 35 seminarians in formation at our 2 regional seminaries. Please give generously to help the faithful men who are willing to lay down their lives in service to our Lord’s Church.

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  • Faith Fit

    Download the new app from the Diocese of Orlando that promotes care of body, mind, and soul!

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  • Respect Life Month

    Resources and events on the sanctity of life to enrich your faith during the month of October.

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  • Welcome

    Welcome. We’re glad you’re here and we invite you to learn more about your faith.

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  • NCEA Convention 2015

    The National Catholic Educational Association Conference will take place in Orlando April 7-9, 2015.

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Latest Events

Wed Oct 22 @12:00AM
Diocesan School Board Meeting
Fri Oct 24 @12:00AM
Respect Life Conference
Sat Oct 25 @ 8:00AM - 05:00PM
End Human Trafficking Training Session
Sat Oct 25 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Soup Bowl Supper
Sun Oct 26 @12:00AM
Special Collection: Seminarians
Mon Oct 27 @12:00AM
Priests' Retreat
Sat Nov 01 @12:00AM
2014 Diocesan Youth for Life Rally
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Ask Father Faith: February 10, 2012

Why don't we eat meat on Fridays during Lent?
--Cameron, 10th grade, Morning Star Catholic School, Orlando

It is because we choose to do a common act of penance together as a Church. It is sort of comforting to know that on certain days of the year that every Catholic person throughout the entire world is doing the same thing!

This week's question was answered by the Very Reverend Robert Webster, Director of the Office of Liturgy for the Diocese of Orlando.

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Orlando, Florida
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32801

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