Category Archives: Advocacy and Social Justice

Lenten SNAP Challenge

Have you ever experienced hunger? What was this experience like? How might your reflection help move you to act in solidarity with those who are often hungry to understand and work to change social conditions that lead to poverty and hunger? During this season of prayer, fasting and almsgiving, let’s challenge ourselves to better understand…
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Pro-Life From the Moment of Conception Until Natural Death

The deadly and dangerous practice of assisted suicide is now legal in five states (Oregon, Washington, Vermont, California, and Colorado) and the District of Columbia, our nation's capital. With new momentum and lots of money, assisted suicide proponents are pursuing an aggressive nationwide campaign to advance their agenda through legislation, ballot measures, litigation, and public…
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Overcoming Racism Stations

Overcoming Racism Wed., March 3, 7pm (Zoom)  “People in our day suffer unjustly simply because of the color of their skin or their national origin. Let us acknowledge the sin of racism and work to combat it in our social structures, our institutions, and our hearts” (USCCB). Beginning with these words, our bishops offer a stations…
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Pumpkin Run 5K

10th annual 5K Fun Run/Walk Mark Your Calendars For the 10th Annual Pumpkin Run, a 5K for runners, race-walkers and casual walkers at historic Mead Garden, 1500 South Denning Drive, Winter Park, on Saturday, November 9, 2019. ​The event, sponsored by St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, St. Stephen Catholic Community and other friends of Haiti,…
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