Click here for the August 30 music insert.
A copy of the letter from Archbishop Vigano, Apostolic Nunciature to the United States, extending the blessing of Pope Francis to us as we commemorate 10 years since Katrina, can be found in the back of the church.
It is also available here.
The Trinity is the greatest mystery of the Catholic faith. Come join Dr. David Liberto as he guides a reading group using texts from some of the greatest theologians of the Church. Texts from Gregory of Nyssa, Augustine, Anselm, and Thomas Aquinas will be examined. Dr. Liberto will provide all of the reading materials. Don’t miss this opportunity to better understand the Church’s teaching on the Most Holy Trinity. The group will meet on Thursday evenings at 7:00 pm beginning on September 17 and run for six weeks.
It is our archdiocesan tradition to offer the Sacrament of Penance on a weekday evening near the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. This year confessions will be available in all Catholic churches in the Archdiocese of New Orleans on Wednesday, September 9, beginning at 7:00pm and ending at 8:00pm.
Church and Rectory Office will be closed. There will be no Mass on Labor Day.
Crusade for the Conversion of Greater New Orleans
9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary,
Confession, Novena and Holy Mass. All are invited.
6:30 P.M. Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary, Confessions
7:00 P.M. Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form
Everyone is invited. Security provided.
… will resume on Sunday, September 6, 2015
4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.
Monday, August 24, 7:00 PM
All are invited to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the landfall of Hurricane Katrina in our area, and the devastation that it caused in an interfaith service at St. Louis Cathedral. Archbishop Aymond will be in attendance, as well as clergy from other churches and many other religious traditions. Civil and military officials have been invited to join us in this service as well. Rabbi Edward Cohn of Temple Sinai will be delivering the reflection. The service will be on Monday, August 24, at 7:00 PM.
A new choral season will soon begin, and all parishioners and friends of St. Patrick’s are warmly encouraged to consider joining one of our choral groups: Parish Choir (men & women); Schola Cantorum for men focuses on Gregorian chant; Boys’ Choir and Girls’ Choir. No special training or experience is necessary to join any of these groups. Further information can be found on the music sheet inserted into the bulletin or contact Andrew Mills at (504) 493-5879 or at SPNOmusic@gmail.com
Saturday, August 29, 2015 @ 5:30 P.M.
A reception in the rectory will follow the Mass.
Thursday, August 27, 2015 @ 10:00 A.M.
Homeschool “Back To School” Mass. Everyone is cordially invited to attend this special Mass.