Archive for April, 2013

May Crowning – Sunday, May 12

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

The May crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary will take place on Sunday, May 12, 2013 at the 9;30a.m. Mass and the 11:00a.m. Mass. Everyone is encouraged to bring flowers and place them near the statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Mass for God’s Special Children

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2:00 PM
St. Francis Xavier Church; 444 Metairie Road
Everyone is welcome; visit the website: www.godsspecialchildren.org

First Saturday – May 4, 2013

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

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.

Fr. Klores on Pilgrimage

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Father Klores will lead a pilgrimage to the Catholic Shrines of England, departing Thursday, May 2 and returning Friday, May 17, 2013. Our prayers and best wishes for a successful pilgrimage go with the group!
Please, no phone messages during this time.

Catholic Home Missions Appeal

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

The Catholic Home Missions Appeal primarily supports diocese in the United States and its territories that are unable to offer their people the basic pastoral ministries of word, worship and service without outside help. Please be generous in this Appeal and strengthen the Church at home.

Seelos Healing Mass – Sunday, April 28

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Twenty-fifth Annual Healing Mass
Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 1:00 p.m.
St. Mary’s Assumption Church; National Seelos Shrine
919 Josephine St., corner of Constance St.
Father John Kingsbury, C.Ss.R.; Homilist and Presider
Telephone: 504-525-2495; website: www.seelos.org

15th Annual Mothers Day Rosary Crusade For Life

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 from 8 to 9:30 a.m.
Causeway Medical Clinic, 3044 Ridgelake Dr., Metairie.
The 20 decades of the Rosary will be led by Archbishop Aymond, priests & deacons followed by Benny Littel’s testimony of his participation in an abortion. This prayer event is sponsored by the Archdiocesan Sidewalk Counseling and Prayer Ministry, a ministry of the Respect Life Office of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.  Please invite your friends & relatives to participate. For more information, please call Pam Richard at (504) 460-9360 or (985) 809-0773.

Good Shepherd Collection

Friday, April 19th, 2013

The Archdiocese of New Orleans is truly blessed by the service of many holy and dedicated priests, especially out retired priests who have served our Archdiocese faithfully. This weekend the second collection will be dedicated to the support and benefit of our retired priests. Your participation in this collection is a way to say “thank you” for their many years of service. Please be generous.

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group

Friday, April 19th, 2013

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group will pray a rosary in front of Louisiana’s largest abortion facility, on the corner of Ridgelake Drive and 20th Street in Metairie, Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 9:00 A.M. Everyone is invited!

Music Sheet: April 14 and 21

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Click here for the April 14 music insert.

Click here for the April 21 music insert.

Jesuit High School from Tampa to sing at Mass

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

The choir from Jesuit High School in Tampa, Florida, directed by Father Patrick Hough, S.J., will sing at the 4 o’clock Mass on Saturday, April 13, 2013.

In case you missed the comment, this will actually now take place at St. Stephen’s at 4pm.

Solemn Requiem Mass sponsored by Purgatorial Society

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

St. John the Baptist Church; 1139 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
6:30 p.m.—Rosary; 7:00 p.m.—Mass
Parking on premises; enter through the gate on South Rampart Street. Everyone is invited. SECURITY PROVIDED