Diocesan Liturgical Calendar for the Year 2014
The Diocesan Liturgical Calendar for the year 2014 is now available. Click here to download.
Epiphany Music & Liturgy Day with the Notre Dame Folk Choir
Join the Notre Dame Folk Choir and Steven Warner for a reading session of the latest musical settings of the liturgy from Notre Dame, the Mass of Charity and Love and the Mass for Our Lady (including an opportunity to talk about the principles behind composing these two masses) and an opportunity to sample the repertoire of the Notre Dame Folk Choir from the perspective of the entire liturgical year – a little bit from every season.
Saturday, January 4, 2014
Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church
5300 Old Howell Branch Rd.
Winter Park, FL 32792
Download a flyer with complete information to post for your music ministry members by clicking the graphic to the left.
Planning the Seasons: The Sacred Paschal Triduum
Monday, January 20, 2014
Corpus Christi Catholic Church
1050 Celebration Ave.
Celebration, FL 34747
Acclaimed author and clinician Michael Prendergast of Sacred Liturgy Ministries will be the keynote speaker for this informative workshop on the Sacred Paschal Triduum. Breakout sessions for musicians, readers, and art & environment ministers will be offered as well. Download a flyer with complete information by clicking on the graphic to the left.
The cost of the workshop is $15 per person. Pre-registrations may be made online by clicking here or by sending payment and a list of those attending with the name of the parish to:
Office of Liturgy
Diocese of Orlando
P.O. Box 1800
Orlando, FL 32802
Checks should be made out to the Diocese of Orlando. Be sure to put "Planning the Seasons" on the memo line.
Onsite registration will also be available.
Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion Mandate Period Extended
All EMHC mandates in the Diocese of Orlando will now be effective for five (5) years from the calendar year in which the initial diocesan EMHC training is taken. Read the entire memo from Bruce Croteau, Director of Liturgy regarding EMHC mandates by clicking here.
Fall 2013 Training Schedule for NEW Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
The Office of Liturgy is now accepting registrations for the fall for training for NEW EMHC's. Please remember the following guidelines for registering persons to attend any EMHC workshop:
1. Only the Pastor or Coordinator of the EMHC Ministry at a parish may register persons for training. Individuals desiring to join this ministry MAY NOT register themselves.
2. ALL registrations are to be made through the Office of Liturgy. DO NOT contact the host parish directly.
3. Registrations must include the names of each individual attending, the parish sending the individual, and the date and location of the workshop they are being registered for.
5. Any person whose name is not on the sign-in sheet the day of the training will not be able to attend the class.
*All MTS persons needing initial EMHC training as part of their certification MUST be pre-registered for EMHC training by the Pastor or EMHC Coordinator.
Click here to view the Fall 2013 Training Schedule for NEW Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion.