St. Dorothy Catholic Community
  "A Different Kind of Catholic"
Orlando, FL
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We have continued the reformed true Catholic Tradition in the Spirit of the Ecumenical Councils!

Are you “a recovering Catholic”, feeling disenfranchised by your present worshiping community
of whatever denomination, straight or LGBT or whatever or you feel that you have "sinned so badly that you feel that God would not or could not forgive you,  looking for a small worshipping community where you are known and not lost in the crowd? 
Then you have found what you are looking for in St. Dorothy Catholic Community!

 St Dorothy Catholic Community is a member of the
       Diocese of Mary, Mother of Hope of the National Catholic Church of North America

Respectfully NOT associated with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orlando

Mailing Address: 14724 Vamora Drive, Winter Garden, FL 34787-9342

Email us for information and Prayer Requests at:


 Please click on the above page names to access other parts of this website.
Every Sunday at 11:10am

December 10, 2023
Second Sunday of Advent

Mass at 11:10 AM

Fr. Jim - Celebrant
Deacon Jose

Mass will held at 
946 Mills Avenue
Orlando, FL 32803

THE CENTER is our NEW worship space!!!!
To view the Mass via Facebook Live go to:

If you would like a Missalette to follow the Sunday Mass just email a request to be put on the parish email list for the weekly email missalettes

We are members of the Body of Christ, a Eucharistic and sacramental community who celebrate Love Without Judgment flowing from Catholic Apostolic tradition that is theologically sound, visionary, progressive and evolving.

We hold being accepting, affirming, inclusive, forgiving, and healing to be our core values.

adopted by the National Catholic Church of North America September 17,2011
Marriages in General 

We at St. Dorothy Catholic Community have always officiated over the public commitment and expression of love for ALL COUPLES no matter what the make-up of that couple may be. With this new ruling, we are here to be the officiant for ANY COUPLES who wish to have their expression of love done in the "Catholic" tradition be it a Ceremony or at the Liturgy (Mass). Please go to our "Celebrating the Sacraments" tab for more info.
St. Dorothy Community in the News
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Orlando Sentinel (December 23)

Orlando Weekly (January 15)

Facebook Live Mass from Fr. Jim's Home During Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma News Article in New York Post highlighting St. Dorothy Catholic Community Mass

Channel 2 (WESH 2) Coverage of Easter Sunday 2014

The Orlando Sentinel Video clip of St. Dorothy Catholic Community - December 2013
St. Dorothy Catholic Community makes "The Best of 2014" list for the Orlando Weekly
Look How Many Have Viewed Us So Far!
Click to the left to see the document on the National Catholic Church of North America and Independent Catholicism
WESH 2 and WOFL 35 Coverage of the 50th Anniversary of Stonewall Riots Liturgy
Our certification from the State of Florida to be able to ask for donations and to have collections for the parish! (Click on right to see document)
Busted Halo with Fr. Dave - Advent in 2 minutes
Fr. Jim on TRU T - January 3, 2021
Welcome PageAbout UsNCCNA - INFOPrayer Requests Watch the Mass & Financials
Fr. Jim's HomiliesCelebrating the SacramentsWho is St.. DorothyParish Council NewsCrock Pot/Homeless
Orlando Gay Chorus 30th

Ordination to Priesthood of Heather Michelle - October 2, 2022
by Most Rev. James Sherlock, ofj
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Click on the link above to see the Parish's stance on supporting Drag Queens in Central Florida and beyond.

​Spectrum News 13 news item on the monthly Mass honoring members of the Drag and Trans Communities.