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editor's notes
saint of the month
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theology 101
your marriage matters
the parenting journey
spiritual fitness
parish profile
around the diocese
calendar of events
2006 Financial Statement

April 2007 Issue


A Bridge to Kayenje 
What began as a simple dinner invitation by the Benitez family to get to know their parish priest, turned into a mission trip to Uganda, Africa that changed the lives of several St. Paul Parishioners. - Kate Norton

Hope Reborn
With 50 houses worldwide, Comunità Cenacolo America is a Catholic community in St. Augustine, Fla. The community is a place where men wounded by drugs can go to discover the love of God through prayer, sacrifice, faith and work. - Tom Tracy

Cremation for Catholics Questions and Answers
Realizing there is confusion over the church’s teaching on the practice of cremation, the Florida Bishops in December 2006 issued a statement and policy that provides guidelines for Catholics to follow.


Ave Maria University - Institute for Pastoral Theology
An integrated and comprehensive Master of Theological Studies Degree Program.
Call (866) 866-1100
Email: ipt@avemaria.edu

Bell Tower Gift Shop
"A refreshing stop for books, religious items and more!"
Located inside the Cathedral-Basilica of St. Augustine.
35 Treasury Street, St. Augustine
Call (904) 829-0620

Catholic Cemeteries of the Diocese of Saint Augustine
"A Catholic Cemetery is a sacred place...a continuation of one's profession of faith andbelief in the Resurrection."
Call (904) 824-6680

Catholic Foundation
"A Legacy of Hope"
Call (904) 262-3200, ext. 166
Email: acaudill@dosafl.com

Easy Step Solutions, LLC
Small & Start-up Business Consulting and more!
Jeffrey D. Wilke
(904) 221-9448

Holy Childhood Association
"For more than 160 years, children in this country have made a real difference in the lives of children in Missions by showing them the love of Jesus through their prayers, sacrifices and financial help"

Please give generously to the work of our missions.

Call Father Brian Eburn at (904) 261-3472 www.hcakids.org

Jacksonville Memory Gardens
Our beautiful cemetery and funeral home are in one location, giving you more time to be with your family.
111 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park, Fla.
Call ( 904) 272-2435 or (904) 272-4756

Knights of Columbus Insurance
"Making a difference for life."
To find your local Knights of Columbus agent, Select "Find an Agent" at KOFC.org or call 1-800-345-5632.

Queen of Angels Catholic Book Store
"Largest Catholic Store in Jacksonville"
11018 Old St. Augustine Road, Jacksonville 32257
Call (904) 288-0062

Raymond James Financial Services, Inc.
"Invest your time before you invest your money."
Ellen O. Middleton and Larry W. Johnson
Call (904) 730-8900 or (904) 730-3200 Toll Free (800) 860-1095

School of Healing Prayer for Leaders
An international conference featuring in-depth teaching and prayer inviting the power of the Holy Spirit to transform your life.
Leaders: Francis and Judith MacNutt
April 30-May 5, 2007
Wyndham Jacksonville Riverwalk Hotel
Call (904) 765-3332, ext. 203 or

St. Vincent's Hospital - Where the Experts Care
"At St. Vincent's, having a world-class roster of orthopedic experts means you don't have to go out of town to get the experience you need."
To learn more, visit www.jaxhealth.com
St. Joseph Carmelite Monastery
Visit our Stations of the Cross and beautiful Rosary Garden. Mass also available and confession before all Masses.
141 Carmelite Drive, Bunnell, FL 32110
Call (386) 437-2910

Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine
Is God Calling You? To discern a
Vocation, call (904) 824-3735
Email : ssjflvocations@bellsouth.net

Vocations Awareness Nights
"Have you thought about becoming a priest?"
For information, call (904) 262-3200, ext. 101 Email : vocations@dosafl.com

Watts Funeral Home

Are you considering cremation but don't know if it's right for you? Call us for our brochure, Cremation for Catholics? (386) 328-1414 or visit us at www.wattsfuneralhomes.com

Your Man Tours - Cruise Northern Europe + Germany Land Tour
Join Your Man Tours Chaplain Father Mel Bennett and other Roman Catholics departing April 29, 2007
Call (800) 968-7626

To advertise in the St. Augustine Catholic call:
J. Michael Lenninger phone: 904.262.3200 x188 email: mlenninger@dosafl.com

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