Archive for June, 2010

Message from the Little Sisters of St. Francis of Assisi

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Thank you all on behalf of the children, the Sisters, and those that we serve for listening to our story and responding to our outcry. I thank each and every one of you for whatever God inspired you to donate. I pray that God bless you and reward you as best as He knows how.

Sister Evely Nanyama, LSOSF

Rectory Office Closed – July 5, 2010

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Since the July 4th holiday for Independence Day falls on a Sunday, Monday, July 5, will be treated as a holiday and the rectory office will be closed.

First Saturday, July 3, 2010

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

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.

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Monday, September 13, 2010 will be the starting date of the RCIA process. Anyone who is considering, or knowledge of someone who might be considering, joining the Catholic Church should contact: Robert Ramirez: (504) 899-3048; bramirez (at) bellsouth (dot) net; or the rectory office.

Acolytes for St. Patrick’s

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Service in the liturgy can be a path to holiness for men sensing a call to support the Parish in a practical, active way. There is a continuing need for men of any age (or responsible older boys if accompanied by their fathers), especially at the 11.00 Sunday Mass. Instruction and training are provided. Please contact Robert Ramirez at (504) 899-3048; e-mail: bramirez (at) bellsouth (dot) net.

Year of the Priest – Closing Mass

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Pray with Passio Domini as they pray for priests at the closing of the Year of the Priest.
Saturday, June 19, 2010 at 11:30 a.m.
National Shrine of Our Lady of Prompt Succor
2635 State St., New Orleans, LA
Everyone is invited.

St. John the Baptist Morning of Prayer

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

The Cenacle of Our Loving Mother
Saturday, June 19, 2010; 9:00 a.m.—11:00 a.m.
Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary, Confession, Novena and Holy Mass.
Everyone is invited.

Archdiocesan Collection for Oil Spill Victims – June 26-27, 2010

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

A special collection to help the victims of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will be taken next weekend, June 26-27, 2010. Please be very generous to the need of our neighbors in south Louisiana.