Archive for March, 2011

16th Morning of Men’s Spirituality

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Saturday, April 9, 2011 at St. Dominic Church
8:15 a.m. Coffee and donuts.
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Talks entitled “Building Strong Families” by Lloyd and Jan Tate. Mass celebrated by Archbishop Gregory Aymond.
All are welcome.

Day of Healing – St. Peter Catholic Church

Friday, March 25th, 2011

St. Peter Catholic Church in Covington, LA will host its 2nd annual Day of Healing for individuals and couples who, at any point in their lives, did not follow God’s plan for openness to life, particularly in the areas of sterilization and contraception.
Reverend José Lavastida, President Rector, Notre Dame Seminary, Lisa Flood, Chuck and Bridget Stiebing, Jason Angelette and Gayle Risso will share God’s awesome plan for marriage, personal testimonies, Theology of the Body as an instrument of healing, experiencing the fullness of marital love, and more. The Sacrament of Reconciliation and a special Holy Mass will be offered.
For more information: 985-892-9253; www.stpeterparish.com; or mfl@stpeterparish.com

First Saturday – April 2

Friday, March 25th, 2011

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.

Father Luke Melcher – Sunday, April 3

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Father Luke Melcher, will celebrate his First Solemn High Mass in the Extraordinary Form at St. Patrick’s Church on Sunday, April 3, 2011 at the 9:30 a.m. Mass. While a seminarian at Notre Dame Seminary Father Melcher often assisted during Mass here at St. Patrick’s Church. Congratulations, Father Melcher!

Catholic Relief Services – April 2 & 3

Friday, March 25th, 2011

The second collection April 2 & 3, 2011 will be dedicated to Catholic Relief Services. CRS supports projects all over the world that provide humanitarian assistance, economic and agricultural development, advocacy, and emergency relief. Your donation makes a difference, please be generous.

Married Couples Retreat at St. Joseph Abbey

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Join us on our upcoming Married Couples Retreat at St. Joseph Abbey Christian Life Center. The retreat begins on Saturday, April 2nd at 9am and ends at 1pm on Sunday, April 3rd. The theme for the retreat is “Cherished & Nourished” and will be led by speaker couples Deacon Mark & Judeyanne Coudrain, Marlon & Charlene Rovira, and Patrick & Susie Veters. To register or for more information please call Jason at (504) 830-3716 or visit us online at www.faithandmarriage.org. There are no fees for the retreat. Suggested donation is $220. Pre-registration deposit, which is part of the donation, is $50.

St. Vincent de Paul Society at St. Patrick’s

Friday, March 18th, 2011

A meeting of the newly organized Saint Vincent de Paul Society will be held in the rectory on Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. The society is open to anyone interested in participating. If you need any additional information, please call Ed Moll 905-9652.

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Saint Patrick’s Respect Life Group, led by Father Klores, will pray a rosary in front of Louisiana’s largest abortion facility, on the corner of Ridgelake Drive and 20th Street in Metairie, Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 9:00 A.M. Everyone is invited!

St. Joseph Altar at Ozanam Inn

Friday, March 18th, 2011

The altar at Ozanam Inn—843 Camp St. can be viewed all day Friday, Saturday, Sunday, March 18-20, 2011 until 6:00 p.m. Stop by and see the beautiful altar built by the members of St. Patrick’s Church!

Morning of Prayer at St. Patrick’s Church

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Cenacle of Our Loving Mother
Saturday, March 19, 2011; 9:00 a.m.—11:00 a.m.
Father Stanley Klores, Celebrant and Spiritual Director
Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary, Confession, Novena and Holy Mass.
Refreshments following in the rectory to celebrate the 17th anniversary of the Cenacle of Our Loving Mother. All are invited!

St. Patrick’s Day Mass Schedule

Friday, March 11th, 2011
Thursday, March 17, 2011
11:30 a.m. Prelude music.
12:00 p.m. Mass; Archbishop Gregory Aymond, celebrant.

4th Annual Diocesan Wide Supper and Substance

Friday, March 11th, 2011

The 2011 Diocesan-Wide Supper & Substance will take place Friday, March 25th from 6:30pm to 9pm at Schulte Hall at 2901 S. Carrollton Ave. N.O. LA. Please join us for a delicious dinner and an inspiring presentation by the Family Life Directors for the Mobile Archdiocese Tom & Caroline McDonald.
This event is designed to give married couples from in and around our archdiocese an opportunity to be enlightened and strengthened in their vocation to marriage. Tickets cost $65 for couples & $20 for priests & religious. For more information or to make your reservations please call Jason at (504) 830-3716.