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Office of the Bishop (Diocese of St. Petersburg) at 6363 9th Avenue North, Saint Petersburg, FL 33710 US - Home

Most Reverend Robert N. Lynch

Are you called to the Priesthood or Religious Life?

For more information, please visit the website of our
Office of Vocations. Please be assured of my prayers for all who are discerning God's call.


 

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2012 AD LIMINA VISIT
From May 4 through May 11, 2012, Bishop Lynch was in Rome for the Region XIV Ad Limina visit to report to the Holy See about the status of our diocese. Bishop Lynch blogged daily during his visit. His blog entries and photos from the visit are available by clicking the link below. 
  

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PLANNING A TRIP TO ROME?

Thousands of people go to Rome each year, hoping to see Pope Francis and participate in his liturgical celebrations and make their pilgrimage more spiritually meaningful. For Papal Audiences, Papal Masses, Group Tickets to Papal Events you can visit : The Bishop's Office for ...

(Picture from the Bishop's Office for the U.S. Visitors to the Vatican)

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INFORMATION FOR CEREMONIES WITH BISHOP LYNCH


Is Bishop Lynch the main celebrant at an upcoming
 liturgy at your parish, school or entity? 

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Episcopacy Symbols

A bishop, from the Greek word episkopos (overseer), is a direct successor to the apostles. Bishops have, by divine institution, taken the place of the apostles as pastors of the church. In fact, the bishop himself is a symbol and is surrounded by symbols. Let us look at some of them. The Bishop's ...

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