“Speakers were great. Fellowship was terrific.
So very glad I came. Thank you to all who worked so hard to make this conference happen!”

“People should come for two main reasons. They will leave better equipped to be the man God called them to be, and they will be better equipped for their family life.” 

Laz Garcia,

St. Thomas University Law School Graduate ​

​​The Archdiocese of Miami Welcomes Five New Priests

In a very emotional and special event, the ArchDiocese of Miami ordained 5 new priests on May 13th, 2023 coinciding with the Feast of our Lady of Fatima.

Our new priests include: 

- Saul Holanda Martins Araujo from Brazil

- Rikinson Bantou from Haiti

- Sebastian Grisales Bedoya from Colombia

- Gustavo Andres Santos Higuera from Venezuela

- Andrew Joseph Vitrano-Farinato from Cooper City 

Each It is truly a blessing to welcome our new priests to the Archdiocese and their respective new parishes.  To learn more about their ordination and our new priests, pleaseclick on the link below to be transferred to the Archdiocese of Miami and the article celebrating this joyous event.


 ManUP 2024 


“Countless men have returned to the sacraments, many after being away for decades and have re-assumed their role as the spiritual heads of their households.”

Ed Kolo, 

ManUP Conference C0-Chairman​

“I was there for the inaugural conference, and it was a life-changing event for me.” 

Carlos Vazquez,

a parishioner of St. Edward, speaking about the annual ManUP Conference

Deacon Harold Burke Sivers

MANUP 2019

”The speakers were all outstanding.  Adoration and Mass are key to the Spirituality of the event.”

“It was my first conference & every participation is a blessing because the Holy Spirit is present to touch your heart & shower us with His blessings.”

Deacon Steve Javie

Retired NBA Referee

MANUP 2022


 “I never realized how powerful being prayed over could be…..”