Happy New Year!
Helpers’ Mass and Rosary Procession, February 7, 2015
The next Helpers’ Mass and Rosary procession will be held at St Margaret Mary Catholic Church (526 N Park Avenue, Winter Park, FL) Saturday, February 7th, beginning with Mass at 8 AM. Following Mass we will drive to St Mary Magdalen Catholic Church, park and then process to the All Women's Center facility on Maitland Avenue and pray the rosary. Please join us in praying for the protection of human life. For more information, contact the Office of Advocacy and Justice; 407-658-1818 x2086 or at email@example.com Complete schedule here!
March for Life St. Augustine! Register Now to Stand up for Life in Florida!
Every year since 2007 thousands of pro-lifers from all over Florida have met in our nation’s oldest city, St. Augustine, to defend the dignity of human life. Please join our group this coming January 17th in standing up for the unborn. The Office of Advocacy and Justice will have buses from our diocese going up to St. Augustine on January 17th for the march.
Visit the website for descriptions of all 10 Workshops plus the High School Youth Program (FEARLESS), a schedule for the day and bios of all 13 presenters including:
For more information and a copy of our flyer and registration form, click here!
Central Florida Celebration of Life is a FREE EVENT
Greg Robeson, Chief Campaign Speaker for ThriVe St Louis
Jannique Stewart, Founder of Love Protects and Featured Speaker for Scott Klusendorf’s Life Training Institute
BE AN ADVOCATE!!!
Catholic Days at the Capitol, March 3-5, 2015,
Catholics from around the state gather in Tallahassee to participate in Catholic Days at the Capitol. Participants attend a legislative briefing on human life and dignity issues prior to meetings with elected officials. Included in the activities is a luncheon for participants, the bishops of Florida and state legislators.
View video highlights from last year's trip here!
Register NOW! Please see our flyer and registration form here.
IMPORTANT FYI: DEADLINE for HOTEL REGISTRATION IS FEBRUARY 1, 2015
Rooms Are Limited
Special Elections to Be Held for Vacant Seats
More information on additional leadership positions and committee chair assignments can be found on the Florida Senate and House websites.
Special elections are scheduled for several vacant House seats and one Senate seat:
Senate District 6, House Districts 17 & 24 - primary Jan 27, 2015/general April 7, 2015
House District 13 - primary Dec 16, 2014/general Feb 17, 2015
House District 64 - primary Feb 10, 2015/general Apr 21, 2015
The regular legislative session is scheduled to begin March 3, 2015 and conclude May 1, 2015.