Acolyte Festival Slated for Sept. 26, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG – The Diocese of Southwest Florida is holding its second annual Acolyte Festival at the Cathedral Church of St. Peter on Saturday, Sept. 26. …. The event is open to acolytes of any age, as well as vergers, clergy, acolyte wardens, assisting friends and anyone wanting to attend the service on Saturday. After morning sessions and lunch, all acolyte teams will vest in their parish acolyte vestments and carry their own equipment, displaying a number of parish-specific banners in the Cathedral. The service will begin at 1 p.m. with a procession of all acolyte teams and their banners, flags, torches and thuribles! Events at the Festival in…