JOIN US IN CELEBRATION!Join us in our Chapel and for our outdoor celebration of the Mass as we join together as a parish community located in Southwood. We look forward to meeting you and your family very soon. JOIN US AT THE CHAPEL - VIEW MASS SCHEDULE HERE
Sunday Morning, 9:00 AM (outdoor) & 10:30 AM (inside)
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 AM
Please contact the parish office for more information: [email protected]
Holy Hour of Praise and Worship 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the Month with Confessions, 7 PM.
You can also schedule by appointment – please contact Fr. Tom Dillon to schedule a time.
Contact our parish office or email [email protected].
Email [email protected]
Hello, I’m Fr. Tom and I am the Pastor of St. John Paul II Catholic Chapel. It is our goal to spread the Good News throughout the community where we are all about sharpening minds, shaping hearts, and helping each other to encounter Christ in our daily lives.
At the St. John Paul II Catholic Chapel, we endeavor to provide all our parishioners, SJPII CHS students and their families, and all newcomers with opportunities to encounter Jesus, the Holy Spirit, and the overwhelming love of God our Father. Praying together and building authentic community is our mission in spreading out to our wider community. A few of the opportunities we provide are daily Mass, Mass on Sunday, and regular Adoration of the Eucharist with praise and worship, along with community events and seminars. Please join us.
Come and join as we build the kingdom of God in the here and now. All are welcome.
Blessings in Christ,
Fr. Tom Dillon
Listen to Father Tom’s Most Recent Homily HERE.
ONLINE GIVING / TITHING
The St. John Paul II Catholic Chapel is thankful for your support. Online giving allows you to make contributions to the Chapel without writing checks or worrying about cash donations. Please enter the amount of your contribution in the box for our offertory or Chapel Renovation Fund. Thank you and God bless you.
MINISTRIES AT THE CHAPEL
Get involved at the Chapel by joining one of our ministries! To learn more, or to access the schedule, please visit our Ministries page.
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- Pro-Life Chairman Asks for “Radical Solidarity” with Mothers in Respect Life Month Statementon September 18, 2023 at 5:00 am
Since 1973, the Catholic Church in the United States has observed October as “Respect Life Month.” This year, Bishop Michael F. Burbidge of Arlington, chairman of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ (USCCB) Committee on Pro-Life Activities invites Catholics to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Respect Life Month by embracing “radical solidarity” with women facing difficult or challenging pregnancies.
- Hurricane Idalia relief effortson September 5, 2023 at 5:00 am
Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida is providing disaster relief services to those impacted by Hurricane Idalia in Perry. The storm made landfall August 30 leaving behind damaged homes and thousands of people without power. Catholic Charities partnered with World Kitchen and the Florida State University Catholic Student Union to distribute hot meals from Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Together, they were able to provide over 1,200 hot meals to families.
- Hurricane Idalia Storm Damage Updateon September 1, 2023 at 5:00 am
One parish in the Diocese of Pensacola-Tallahassee has sustained significant damage from Hurricane Idalia. Immaculate Conception in Perry was hit hard as the storm moved through Wednesday morning. The church sustained structural damage and multiple trees fell on the parish hall, the rectory, and the office.
- Novena for Florida's 15-week Abortion Banon August 31, 2023 at 5:00 am
On September 8, 2023, the Florida Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case brought by several pro-abortion groups challenging the constitutionality of Florida's 15-week abortion ban. A restriction on abortions after 15-weeks gestation was passed by the Florida legislature and signed into law by Governor DeSantis in April 2022.
- Help Victims of Hurricane Idaliaon August 30, 2023 at 5:00 am
Hurricane Idalia slammed Florida’s Big Bend as an extremely dangerous Category 3 hurricane on August 30, 2023. It's the strongest hurricane to make landfall in the Big Bend region in more than 125 years. Deadly storm surge and catastrophic winds have caused significant destruction. More than 268,000 households in Florida are out of power. Catholic Charities of Northwest Florida is ready to provide disaster relief to those impacted by the storm and you can help.