Reverend Eugene Zimmerman and Mrs. Emily Ann Zimmerman Oral History Interview
I'm Emily Ann Zimmerman and I was born in Night Station which is just a little bit north of Plant City, but I grew up from age six in East Palatka in Palatka, Florida. I'm Gene Zimmerman. I was born in Crystal Beach which is about five miles south of T ... Read more
Father Bowman Blessing the Children at Saint Michael's Church
ABOVE: Father Dick Bowman blesses the children at the altar of Saint Michael's Episcopal Church in College Park circa 1989. Reverend Richard Bowman became the fourth rector of St. Michael's Church in February 1987. St. Michael's Church services starte ... Read more
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. The reception was held in the Egyptian Room of the Cherry Plaza Hotel ... Read more
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
Most Reverend Nobert M. Dorsey December 14, 1929 - February 21, 2013
Above photo: Photo of Bishop Dorsey at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando. Diocese of Orlando tribute to the life of Bishop Dorsey. Read the tribute. Bishop Norbert M. Dorsey served as Bishop of Orlando from May 25, 1990 until his retirement on ... Read more
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, 201 ... Read more
7 AM Epiphany
At 7 AM on December 24, 1975, Father John McCormick, Rector of Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando, was ordained to the priesthood in Rome. After a lifetime of service to community, both here and abroad, Fr. John recalls the message of the Cardinal ... Read more
A Blessing for Downtown and Saint James Cathedral
ABOVE: 1984 Christmas photo of coffee and donuts in the atrium of the Cathedral Center after Mass at Saint James Cathedral in downtown Orlando. Photo courtesy of the Mario Mesa Photo Archives. The atrium of Saint James Cathedral is alive with children an ... Read more