Thank you for your interest in St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church. Whether you're just visiting us for a brief time, looking for a new parish home, returning to the practice of your Catholic faith or interested in finding out more about the Catholic Church, we're happy you found us. If you're already a parishioner, glad you're here!
Our Parish Mission:
The people of God in the parish of St. Luke the Evangelist Catholic Church, in union with our pastor and parish staff, are centered on the Eucharist and are a welcoming and diverse community. We are committed to proclaim the Good News of God's love by developing the spiritual growth of our parish family, encouraging active participation, personal stewardship and community outreach.
Are you afraid or unable to come to Church at this time? Are you following the Mass on T.V or Radio? View Sunday Mass on EWTN by clicking here!
Are you missing the Holy Communion? Why don’t you call us to let us know that you would like to receive Holy Communion? We are here to help you.
We also depend on your prayers and sacrifices. Please do not forget to send your contributions to your Parish.
1.) Offertory for the whole month-one check
2.) Another check for Building fund. This is where we need more money at this time.
Direct Mailing of Your Contributions:
St.Luke Catholic Church
2757 Alderman Rd
Palm Harbor, Florida 34684
Monday, August 15, 2022
Mass times : 8 am, 10 am, & 7pm
Jer 38:4-6, 8-10
Heb 12: 1-4
Lectionary: 120 click link for readings
August 4 KOC & Ladies Auxiliary Installation of Officers
August 6 Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord
August 11 Welcome Dinner for SOF Catechists
August 13 Building Fund second collection
August 14 Building Fund second collection
August 15 Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
August 21 Special Mass for SOF Children & Parents Sunday 11:15 am
August 25 Ladies Auxiliary Social bring a friend
August 28 First Class for School of Faith
Check the Calendar for a complete list of Important Dates and Events.
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Our homeless brothers and sisters at Pinellas Hope live in tents. Flashlights and rain ponchos are always in great need.
Thanks to the generosity of our parish family the St. Luke Disciples of Hope recently collected 130 rain ponchos, 210 flashlights and 183 batteries for Pinellas Hope!
In addition to this worthwhile project the St. Luke Disciples of Hope collected soap & wash clothes for Pinellas Hope, sponsor the twice yearly Food Drive for F.E.A.S.T the local food pantry in Palm Harbor and meet each month to assemble 200 lunches for the hungry and homeless.
If you'd like to join this ministry or want to know more about how to use your time, talent and treasures to perform works of mercy click here.
Volunteers are greatly needed for the Eucharistic Ministry to Home Bound and Care Centers. Procedural training, Diocese Level II background screening and Safe Environment Training required.These expenses will be reimbursed by St. Luke's.
The time commitment is approximately four hours per week. Ministers are needed daily, but especially on Thursdays.
Contact Sister Vigy via the church office at 727-786-3648.
Our Bishop's Bold New Website
Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,
I am happy to inform you of a news website that is officially launching today that is designed for you. The website is called GulfCoastCatholic.org and it will provide articles that help you to know, live and share the faith.
All of us in Tampa Bay, the Suncoast and the Nature Coast are geographically connected by the waters of our coastline and spiritually connected by the waters of Baptism. Our logo is a visual reminder of these connections.
Whether it’s stories about faith and family or news about our pope and our Church, GulfCoastCatholic.org will provide timely and relevant articles for staying up-to-date with Catholic life. We will also share stories about people who are Courageously Living the Gospel.
I encourage you to subscribe to our free, weekly e-newsletter, the Wednesday Wave. Then, you can stay informed and hopefully inspired.
Thank you for your faithfulness and may God bless you and all of your loved ones!
Bishop Gregory Parkes
Bishop of St. Petersburg
Office of the Chancellor for Canonical Affairs
Prayers and Donations for Ukraine
Various Catholic agencies around the U.S. are collecting donations to assist with the crisis in Ukraine. If you would like to provide financial assistance, please click on any of the following links:
Please pray for an end to the senseless violence that has so severely disrupted the lives of our brothers and sisters in Ukraine, as well as their family members throughout the world.
Care Givers Meeting
1st & 3rd Tuesday of Every Month 10AM-12Noon. Bays End Manor Clubhouse 3432 State Road 580 Safety Harbor. For Information, Contact Cathy 727-771-9018.
Do you Seek the Face of God? Our Lady Queen of Carmel LCC meets in room 4 across from St. Ignatius of Antioch Catholic Church at 715 E. Orange St. in Tarpon Springs on the first Saturday of each month, following the 9 am mass. For more information, contact Pat Mermelstein at 727-534-5729.
Office of the Bishop
Statement from Bishop Parkes
Most Reverend Gregory Parkes, Bishop of St. Petersburg, has issued a statement, providing an update on his health status. Please follow this link to read the statement.
Thank you for your continued prayers for Bishop Parkes.
The Diocese of St. Petersburg has organized H.O.P.E., which stands for Hundreds Of Prayers Everyone. They are asking everyone to offer a prayer for Bishop Parkes and to show support for him in a variety of ways. Here are some suggestions:
FORMED.ORG. FORMED is Catholic faith “On-Demand” with thousands of movies, video programs, audios and e-books to help the parish grow in faith and it is FREE to ALL members of the parish!
It offers the opportunity to learn and enjoy your Catholic faith at home or on the go, from any device: web browser, phone apps, iOs, Android, TVOS, Roku, Amazon Fire, Tizen and Android TV.
Registering is easy! No parish code & no password to remember but if you do have a problem registering we have volunteers on hand to help!
Visit FORMED.org or click here to sign up
Explore the exciting content below!
Exclusively for St. Luke Parishioners
St. Luke Early Childhood Center is celebrating 35 years as a quality preschool!
We feel so blessed to work with the youngest members of our faith community! Our mission is to provide the foundation for a lifelong love of learning by nurturing the whole child through exploration and creativity in a Catholic spirit.
We are currently registering for the 2022-2023 school year. Please visit our website at www.StLukeECC.com for information and to access our registration form. Registration forms are also available at the main entrance
to the church.
If you have any questions, please call us at 727-787-2914. We would love to have you join our ECC family!
Across the Diocese, nearly 13,000 families have made a commitment online, in the mail or at their parishes. These gifts will fund efforts that nurture spiritual life, embrace God’s call to serve and accompany missionary disciples.
To learn more about the Catholic Ministry Appeal and the incredible Catholic ministries it supports, visit dosp.org/catholicministryappeal.
St. Luke Catholic Church
2757 Alderman Rd.
Palm Harbor, Florida 34684
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