The Florida Page

Florida, also known as the Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of MiamiWelcome to the Florida Page! There are quite a few resources online listing Traditional Latin Masses or related groups, some active, many not. Here we aspire to provide links to Florida Roman Catholic entities, groups and supporting sites, sorted by Diocese, that are available online and are truly a resource in some way. The idea is to pull together a sense of community online, and point people on the web to local, useful information and resources. The area that is the State of Florida is known to the Church as the Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Miami, and, whatever you call it, that’s what we hope to concentrate on with this page. Definitely send in a Florida-related link if you think it belongs here or make a comment at the bottom of the page and we’d be happy to check it out! Thanks for visiting!

Diocese of St. Petersburg

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Diocese of St. Petersburg home page. It includes the includes the five counties of Pinellas, Hillsborough, Pasco, Hernando and Citrus.

– Bishop Robert Lynch’s July 17, 2012 post Summer Reading regarding the Traditional Latin Mass.

– The OnePeterFive article about 2015 changes to the Latin Mass in the Diocese of St. Petersburg.

Ecclesiae Latina, the site you are on right now.  Our Facebook Page link is here.

Cathedral of St. Jude in St. Petersburg and Our Lady’s Tridentine Mass Society.

Incarnation Catholic Church in Tampa’s Latin Mass page and its supporting site Sacrificium Sanctum and Facebook Page.  The Incarnation Traditional Latin Mass was moved to the Epiphany of Our Lord Catholic Church, also in Tampa and is no longer held at Incarnation (See the OnePeterFive article article above.)

Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in San Antonio, FL’s Latin Mass page.  The St. Anthony Traditional Latin Mass was moved to the Epiphany of Our Lord Catholic Church, also in Tampa and is no longer held at St. Anthony’s (See the OnePeterFive article article above.)

– The Schola Latina Latina class meets at Most Holy Redeemer in Tampa on Sundays at 9 a.m. in the parish center.  It also meets Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. at Life Enrichment Center in Tampa, at 9704 North Boulevard.

The Family of St. Jerome of Clearwater, Florida. A canonical group dedicated to Latin as the living language of the Church.

Diocese of Venice

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Diocese of Venice home page. Includes the ten counties of Charlotte, Collier, DeSoto, Glades, Hardee, Hendry, Highlands, Lee, Manatee and Sarasota.

– Diocese of Venice Foreign Language Masses page.

Christ the King Catholic Church in Sarasota, dedicated to the Extraordinary Form of the Mass. Also their (unofficial) Facebook Page.

Archdiocese of Miami

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Archdiocese of Miami home page. It includes the three counties of Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe.

– Archdiocese of Miami foreign language Mass page.

– Archdiocese of Miami article Old Form Of Mass Attracts New Generation.

– Archdiocese of Miami article An “Extraordinary” Mass.

Una Voce Miami chapter’s page home page.

Miami Latin Mass Youth and Young Adults (Facebook page).

Diocese of Palm Beach

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Diocese of Palm Beach home page. It includes the five counties of Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee.

Latin Mass Society of the Palm Beaches (Facebook).

Diocese of Orlando

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Diocese of Orlando home page. It includes the nine counties of Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Marion, Lake, Volusia, Brevard, Polk and Sumter.

– Diocese of Orlando Parishes with Mass in Latin page.

Diocese of St. Augustine

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Diocese of St. Augustine home page. It includes the seventeen counties of Alachua, Baker, Bradford, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Flagler, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Lafayette, Levy, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns, Suwannee and Union.

– Diocese of St. Augustine Tridentine Masses page.

Una Voce of Northeast Florida Latin Mass Society, Our Lady of Guadalope Chapter (listing Traditional Latin Masses in the Diocese of St. Augustine).

– Traditium’s A Visit To St. Augustine site.

Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee

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Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee home page. It includes the eighteen northwesternmost counties of Florida.

State of Florida

Florida Catholic Magazine. The online edition of the newspaper for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Miami and the dioceses of Orlando, Palm Beach and Venice.

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  1. Yay Florida page! I am currently trying to assemble a group of Catholics who are willing to petition Bp. Noonan for a TLM in the Polk County area in the Orlando diocese. If you live in this area and are interested, please email me at olorin12 gmail com

  2. Some Comments from Don Ryan on the Most holy Redeemer group postings listed under Diocese of St. Petersburg, above.

    The Most Holy Redeemer Latin class meets on Thursday evening at 6:30 in the parish center. The church is located at 10110 North Central Avenue. Beginning, intermediate, and advanced students are welcome. The textbook is Wheelock’s Latin, by Frederic M. Wheelock. Students also use a reading book, Lingua Latina Per Se Illustrata Pars I Familia Romana, by Hans Orberg. The advanced group is reading Orberg’s Roma Aeterna, which features passages from Roman authors. Each class begins with Catholic prayers, such as Pater Noster, Ave Maria, Salve Regina, and others; a reading of the Gospel of the week from the Vulgate Bible follows. Sometimes there is a second reading from Christian or classical sources. After this, the students divide into their individual groups. This free class was founded at Most Holy Redeemer parish in June of 1995 and is available to anyone interested in Latin.

    Mensa Latina is a Latin conversation group at MHR parish on Sunday morning at 9.
    No previous experience in Latin is required to join this group. Visitors are welcome to listen, but are asked to refrain from speaking in English or other vernacular languages during the session. The purpose of this group is to offer an immersion experience in Latin and to develop fluency in the language. The topics of conversation vary widely.

    For more information, write Don Ryan at cbracdon@msn.com.

  3. Website for Our Lady’s Tridentine Mass Society is oltms.org. Sorry for the error in previous comment. Come join us!

  4. Our Lady’s Tridentine Mass Society is most definitely active. Website is oltms.org. Come join us for the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, Sundays at 12:30pm in Our Lady’s Chapel at St. Jude Cathedral, St. Petersburg.

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