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Our Special Goodbye Mass for the Oblates was just beautiful. You can view the pictures HERE. Read about the Oblates history here and their leaving in the Florida Catholic Article HERE.
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Scriptural Reflections on each week's Sunday Gospel for individuals, families & groups from the Archdiocese of Miami - Reflexiones Católicas Sobre La Biblia - Arquidiócesis de Miami Click HERE
"Informacíon Parroquial en Español"the greatest of all romances; to seek Him, t
One Final Note
WE'VE RUN THE RACE... WE'VE KEPT THE FAITH
As I write my weekly reflection for this week's bulletin, I find myself getting very close to St. Paul’s feelings and emotions as he spoke, for the last time, to the community of faith he helped establish in Ephesus...
Acceptance Changes Lives
A child psychologist told about a boy who was brought to him who was labeled "incorrigible." The child was supposed to be "uncontrollable." He was moody, and at first wouldn't even talk to the psychologist. There simply seemed to be no "handle" with which to take hold of him. The boy's own father, said, “This is the only child I've ever seen who doesn't have a single likeable trait, not a single one.” The psychologist realized this was his starting point...
Open Letter from the OMI Provincial - Oblates Leaving St. Stephen & State of Florida
Dear Parishioners of St. Stephen’s Parish, The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate have had the privilege of serving you for many years. For ...
Saying Goodbye to the Sisters of St. Joseph
Letter from the General Superior of the Sisters of St. Joseph of St. Augustine:
My dear friends, it is with love and gratitude that I write this letter to you, recalling and praising God’s powerful work through us all....
Parish Event Pictures Online - Come see the Easter Vigil!
Come see all the latest pictures from all our events in one convenient place! http://picasaweb.google.com/StStephenParish
St. Stephen is selling off 17 sets of almost new bunk beds from the Retreat Center. The bunk beds are wooden, with mattresses and ladder. Each set can break down into two twin beds. They are approximately 1 year old. The price for the bunk bed sets are $400. Please call Mary Raynor for more details 954-270-2770.
St. Stephen Life Teen "Life Nights"
Attention High School Teens! Come join us for fun and getting closer to the Lord...come join us for LifeTeen Life Nights, after the Sunday 5pm Mass. Here are the dates for Fall 2012 and 2013.
Prayer to St. Michael the Archangel
Our parish will now be praying the prayer to St. Michael the Archangel after Mass. The prayer is below. The history of the St. Michael Prayer can be found here.
St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle. Be our defense against the wickedness and snares of the Devil. May God rebuke him, we humbly pray, and do thou, O Prince of the heavenly hosts, by the power of God, thrust into hell Satan, and all the evil spirits, who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls. Amen..
Submit a Prayer Request to the Carmelites
You can now “Submit a Prayer Request” through the Archdiocesan website The Sisters of the Servants of the Pierced Hearts of Jesus and Mary and the Carmelite Fathers and Brothers will pray daily for the intentions listed on the site. Users are limited ...
Book Travel & More and Help St. Stephens!
Help St. Stephen Catholic Church and have your fun too! St. Stephen Catholic Church has its own little Travelocity®! Book travel, buy flowers or tickets, etc. and St. Stephen's receives well needed funds to keep the parish going, and best yet it cost you no money...
Daily Mass Readings
If you are interested in deepening your walk with Christ you may want to consider reading the Daily Readings for each daily Mass. Over 3 years you will have read almost the entire bible and you will have the added spiritural benefit of following the ...
Recommended Reading List
Every avid reader loves a Recommended Reading List and here is ours. This extensive list includes great, solid Catholic Books, including bibles, that you might want to investigate, and how to find them.
Monday Night English Prayer Group
Come join us in worshipping the Lord! You are invited to attend the English Prayer Group every Monday at 8pm in the Church Chapel. For more information please call Maralyn at 954-240-7317.
Adoration Chapel Open 7 Days a Week!
You can visit the Lord in the Blessed Sacrament Every Day of the Week! Join us for daily Eucharistic Adoration in the Rectory Adoration Chapel located at the side of the Rectory office, from 8:30am to 8:30pm. For more information call Dulce at 754-244-2869.
Hours for Our Church Library
Check out our Church Library! Featured in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, our library is located in the Church Rectory at 6044 SW 19th St., the hours are Monday through Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday 9:00am - 4:00pm, and Sunday from 9:00am to Noon. We have 1300 great Catholic books and tapes. Stop by the rectory and check out books that, for the most part, you can't get at the public library...
Flea Market Schedule 2012 - 2013!
Come to our great St. Stephen Flea Markets. Vendors from all over the area, from fruit sellers to garage sales, inhabit our North and East parking lots once or twice a month> If you need to sell some goods or just want to look around there is stuff for you! To reserve a space call the rectory at ...
YOU Can Help End the Deaths in Our Neighborhood!
In OUR neighborhood unborn babies die every day just blocks from St. Stephen Church. Matthew Glynn and other parishioners are doing prayer vigils each Saturday Morning from 7:30am-10am at this location - SW 62 Avenue and Miramar Parkway on the sidewalk of the west side of 62 Avenue (Next to ...
Fasting and Abstinence
Ash Wednesday and Good Friday are days of Fasting and Abstinence. All Fridays of Lent are days of Abstinence. Here are the Guidelines...