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Join Us For A Special Celebration Mass at 6pm, Monday, March 17th. Fr. Patrick Charles will be officially installed as pastor of St. Stephen's! Refreshments will follow in the Parish Hall.
Stations of the Cross Every Friday during Lent!
6pm in English, 7pm in Kreole, 8pm in Spanish. For First Fridays of the month Spanish Mass & Adoration will follow the Stations.
Lenten Online Resources:
Get ready to take advantage of this profound and amazing season to further your walk with Christ. Check out:
Quick 2-minute video on what Lent is, what we do during it, and why.
Fasting and Abstinence Info
Pope Francis: Be Courageous, Go to Confession
Season of Lent & Holy Week: Online Lenten Resources, Activities & Devotions
Lent Reflections with Fr. Robert Barron of Word on Fire - Daily reflections, giveaways and videos
Mother Angelica's Stations of the Cross
EWTN Lenten Reflections for Every Day
Lent & Easter Sourcebook for Families
USCCB Lenten Resources
Pope's Lenten Message for You 2014
Mensaje del Santo Padre Francisco para la Cuaresma 2014
Recursos en Espanol
Check out news and features from around the Archdiocese at the Archdiocese of Miami Website.
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
If you need help Catholic Charities of Miami may be able to assist you. Their website is: www.ccadm.org
"Informacíon Parroquial en Español"the greatest of all romances; to seek Him, t
Food Donations Needed!
The St. Vincent de Paul society is in dire need of food donations for it's pantry. Can food like black beans, vegetables, peanut butter, tuna, plus pasta and other non-perishables is desperately needed. Please leave donations inside the doors of the church or bring to the rectory. Thank you!
Flea Market Schedule 2014!
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 ...
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...
Parish Event Pictures Online
Come see all the latest pictures from all our events in one convenient place! http://picasaweb.google.com/StStephenParish
St. Stephen is selling off 8 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.
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 ...
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 ...
The Seven Daily Habits of Holy People
You are interested in taking your spiritual life more seriously from this point on. You heartily assent to one of the key points of the Second Vatican Council: the importance of the doctrine of the universal call to holiness. Now what you must learn are "The Seven Daily Habits of Holy Apostolic People".
How to Pray
Here are some things to keep in mind as you persue a deeper relationship with God through silent prayer. Let Fr. John C. McKloskey teach you "How to Pray".
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.
Significance of the Sign of the Cross
What is the meaning behind the ancient gesture of the Sign of the Cross?
Do We Believe What the Early Christians Did?
What did the early christians believe? Do we believe what they did? Has the Catholic Church upheld and preserved these beliefs? Justin Martyr was an early christian in a very dangerous time. He was a contemporary of the Emperor and about the year 152 he wrote to the Roman Emperor in defense of Christians against the false charges leveled against them by their pagan neighbors...
Our History - St. Stephen Church
Discover how our parish started from just an altar made with orange crates and cement blocks, and "pews" made from wooden planks...