St. Vincent Hosts 60th Anniversary on Oct. 3

ST. PETERSBURG – St. Vincent’s will celebrate its 60th anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015. …. On June 12, 1955, after meeting and services held at the 49th St. & 5th Ave. Fire Station, the Bishop made official St. Vincent’s Episcopal Mission, which would serve the Northwest section of St. Petersburg. January 17, 1958, the first service was held in the building facing 9th Ave. Two years later the Parish Hall was built. Four years and 19 days after the fist service in the fire station, St. Vincent’s Episcopal Church was admitted to the Dioceses of Southwest Florida as a …