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A Rose Bouquet for Mother of Bishop William Donald Borders
Joanne Serros presents a bouquet of red roses to Mrs. Borders, mother of Bishop William Donald Borders, at the reception held for him as the first bishop of the Diocese of Orlando. VIEW PHOTO.The reception was held in the Egyptian Room of the Cherry Plaza ... Read more
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Remembering Norbert
Norbert Dorsey lived his sermons as well as preached them. There was never a kinder gentleman who always was gracious and kind, and for my family, he will be sadly missed. God bless you, Norbert. You were a true servant of God on Earth, and I know heaven ... Read more
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Most Reverend Nobert M. Dorsey December 14, 1929 - February 21, 2013
Diocese of Orlando tribute to the life of Bishop Dorsey. Read the tribute.Bishop Dorsey served as Bishop of Orlando from May 25, 1990 until his retirement on November 13, 2004Excerpt: Bishop Dorsey was installed as the third bishop of Orlando on May 25, 1 ... Read more
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Bishop Norbert Dorsey, 1929-2013
The Most Reverend Norbert M. Dorsey, served as Bishop of Orlando from May 25, 1990 until his retirement on November 13, 2004.   Bishop Dorsey passed away in Orlando on February 21, 2013.   He will be remembered for his deep spirituality and ... Read more
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Bishop Norbert Dorsey
Orlando Magazine, April 1996 interview with Bishop Norbert Dorsey. The Most Reverend Norbert M. Dorsey, served as Bishop of Orlando from May 25, 1990 until his retirement on November 13, 2004.Bishop Dorsey passed away in Orlando on February 21, 2 ... Read more
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Almsgiving, a Lenten Tradition
Almsgiving is a Lenten tradition at Saint James Catholic Cathedral in downtown Orlando.St. James Cathedral has a long history of helping those in need in our community. During the 1973-74 recession years, the parishioners of St. James prepared f ... Read more
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Saint James Cathedral: Come to Learn, Leave to Serve
Children engaged in learning at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando, photo circa 1970s. Photo courtesy of the Mario Mesa Photo Archives.  ... Read more
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Tom Wilkes on Community, Stewardship & St. James Cathedral
Tom Wilkes grew up in College Park when oranges groves were plentiful and Disney was a Sentinel Star article about a mystery buyer of property. After college he and his wife, Jean Wilkes, settled in Orlando and joined St. James Cathedral in 1978 where the ... Read more
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Palm Sunday at Saint James Cathedral, 1984
Palm Sunday at St. James Cathedral 1984. Photo of parishioners from St. James and St. Luke's Cathedral in the parking lot of Saint James Cathedral on Palm Sunday, April 15th 1984 in downtown Orlando.The parishioners are waving palms for Palm Sunday, th ... Read more
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Sunday Memories of St. James Church in Orlando
The church was right downtown on Orange Avenue. Everything was right downtown...It had wonderful stained glass windows that have been saved all these many years and are still in our new cathedral that we have now. The original church was the only Catholic ... Read more
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An Irish Priest in Orlando
Oral history interview with Fr. John McCormick, Rector of St. James Cathedral, at Panera Bread on Eola Drive July 12, 2011. Fr. McCormick obtained his Licenciate in Philosophy from the Gregorian University in Rome in 1968. The Dublin born priest was incar ... Read more
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Saint Patrick's Day Celebrations!
Saint Patrick's Day celebrations in the Community Life Center at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando. ... Read more