May 1International Rosary Ceremony at the Marian Grotto
On Monday, May 1st at 7:30 pm, the annual International Rosary ceremony, which launches the Marian month of May, will take place at the outdoor Grotto of the Blessed Virgin Mary at yard of the rectory house residence.
The candlelight ceremony, which drew three hundred people last year, will be followed by a social, organized by the Son Flower Hospitality Committee. Please mark your calendars. All are welcome.
May 4 Special Holy Hour
Friends of Carmel and the Carmelite Sisters cordially invite everyone to a Holy Hour in honor of our Blessed Mother, on Thursday, May 4th at 7:30 pm at the Church of the Little Flower.
This will be a special time to honor the spiritual motherhood of our Lady. All are welcome!
May 8 - June 5The Next Fr. Davis Lecture Series to take place in May
Father Davis will soon be offering another five‐week adult continuing education module, beginning on Monday, May 8th and concluding on Monday, June 5th. He will be presenting a seminar entitled: “Mariology.”
It is based upon a collegiate course that Father taught to seminarians preparing for the priesthood, giving them an overview of foundational teachings on the Blessed Virgin Mary from the early church eras, Mariological teaching from the Scriptures, the patristic era, the medieval period, ecclesiastical councils, and from the lives of the saints and mystics.
Seating for the lectures is limited. There are only 21 seats available in the lecture conference room. Please call Maria Elena Chialastri, (305) 446‐9950, to reserve your seat.
May 12Church of the Little Flower / St. Theresa School
May 21 Deacons Luis Pavon and Oswaldo Agudelo to be Ordained Priests
Transitional deacons Luis Pavon and Oswaldo Agudelo, both of whom have ministered here at Little Flower in recent years, will be among the nine men ordained to the ministerial priesthood on Saturday, May 13th at Saint Mary’s Cathedral. Although entrance is by ticket only, we nonetheless accompany them with our prayers and best wishes.
“Father-to-be” Luis Pavon is scheduled to celebrate a Mass of Thanksgiving at the Church of the Little Flower on Sunday, May 21st at 9:00 am.
All, especially the children from our grade school and their families, are welcome to be present and to receive the bestowal of his first blessing. Luis, as you may recall, spent a lot of time working in the school when he was here on internship.
Jun. 19 Healing Mass
Our quarterly Healing Mass, during which the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick will be bestowed, will take place on Monday, June 19th at 7:00 pm. Multiple priests will be present to assist in the bestowal of the sacrament, as we pray for all who are sick, seriously ill, bearing physical ailments, approaching surgery, or burdened by the weight of years. Join us as we pray for our brothers and sisters in need.
Jun. 23Servants of the Pierced Hearts of Jesus and Mary
"Ardent witnesses of the power and fecundily of love and the splendor of the Magisterium and Treasures of the Church so as to form the human heart and thus build a new civilization of love, truth and life in the heart of the Church and in the heart of the world."
"All for the Heart of Jesus through the Heart of Mary"
Save the Date
Friday, June 23, 2017.
All Night Vigil in Honor of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary Begins with Holy Mass at 8:00 pm.
Main Celebrant Bishop Jaime Fuentes from Uruguay.
St. John Vianney Seminary
2900 SW 87th Avenue
Miami, Fl 33165.
Jun. 30 Annual Patriotic Prayer Service
This year’s annual Patriotic Prayer Service will take place on Friday, June 30th at 7:30 pm.
A beautiful para-liturgical service, including readings, references to the founding fathers, patriotic music, and a litany of prayer for the nation will take place. A parish social will follow in the parish hall. All are welcome.