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Organ Concert – Colin Lynch – May 22

May 5th, 2016

On Sunday, 22 May, at 3:00 p.m., organist Colin Lynch will present a concert here at St. Patrick’s. Mr. Lynch has been lauded for his “compelling musicality and technical command.” Large-screen projections will allow the audience to see the performer’s hands and feet. The concert is free and open to the public; everyone is cordially invited to attend both the concert in the church and the reception to follow in the rectory.

Prayers for Fr. Joseph Cazenavette

April 27th, 2016

Father Joseph Cazenavette, an honorary member of our parish, who in 2005 celebrated his First Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving here at St. Patrick’s and has returned many times to be the celebrant at Mass, has received confirmation that he is in stage three of colon and liver cancer. Father Cazenavette will be treated for cancer at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

Our thoughts, and especially our prayers, are with Father Cazenavette.

As we pray for Father Joseph, the best way to stay up to date with his progress, send messages, etc. is to log in at the following website of CaringBridge:

Website link:
Website name: josephcazenavette

CaringBridge is a nonprofit organization created to rally friends and family into a powerful community of support.

Music – May 22

May 20th, 2016

Click here for the May 22 music insert.

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group

May 19th, 2016

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group will pray a rosary at the Planned Parenthood site on the corner of South Claiborne Ave. and Cadiz St., Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 9:00 A.M.

Corpus Christi Procession – Sunday, May 29

May 19th, 2016

Please note, to allow time for the Corpus Christi procession the 9:30 a.m. Mass next Sunday, May 29, 2016 will start at 9:00 a.m.
This change in the Mass schedule applies only to Sunday, May 29, 2016.

Music – May 15

May 13th, 2016

Click here for the May 15 music insert.

Day of Prayer and Recollection

May 12th, 2016

The Discalced Carmelites Secular Order (Third Order) invites everyone interested in Carmelite spirituality to a day of prayer, Saturday, May 28, 2016 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel High School;420 Robert E. Lee Blvd. The event is free but seating is limited. Please pre-register by May 24, 2016.
Call Susan (504) 884-4575 for more information.

Solemn Requiem Mass

May 9th, 2016

St. John the Baptist Church; 1139 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
6:30 p.m.—Rosary; 7:00 p.m.—Mass
The Solemn Requiem Mass will be offered for all the deceased members of St. Patrick’s Church and St. John the Baptist Church.
Parking on premises; enter through the gate on South Rampart Street. Everyone is invited.

Mother’s Day Prayers

May 9th, 2016

Father Stanley Klores, Deacon Chris DiGrado and all the assisting priests, extend best wishes to all mothers and grandmothers on this their special day. All Masses will be offered for your intentions this weekend and may the Blessed Virgin Mary intercede for all of our mothers, living and departed.

Music – May 8

May 5th, 2016

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The Marian Movement of Priests – Area Cenacle

May 5th, 2016

May Crowning of the Blessed Mother
Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. –1:30 p.m.
St. Edward the Confessor Church—Metairie
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament; Holy Rosary; Confessions; May Crowning of the Blessed Mother (bring flowers); a reading; and Holy Mass with Father Gerald Seiler as celebrant.
Everyone is invited!

First Saturday – May 7

May 5th, 2016

Crusade for the Conversion of Greater New Orleans
9:00 a.m.—12:00 p.m. Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary,
Confession, Novena and Holy Mass.
A May crowning of the Blessed Mother will also take place, please bring a flower. All are invited.

First Friday Latin Mass – May 6

May 5th, 2016

6:30 P.M. Eucharistic Adoration; Rosary; Confession
7:00 P.M. Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form
Everyone is invited. Security provided.