Archive for August, 2013

Acolytes for St. Patrick’s Church

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Service in the sanctuary can be a path to holiness for men, as well as being a way 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 main Sunday Mass. Instruction and training are provided. For more information please contact Father Klores: (504) 525-4413.

Mass for God’s Special Children

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Sunday, September 8, 2013 @ 2:00 PM
St. Francis Xavier Church, 444 Metairie Road
For more information: Contact Jay Zainey at 834-5865 or email at:

St. Patrick’s Choirs: Beginning Thursday, August 29

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

A Choral Singing Training Course will be offered on three Thursday evenings, from 6:30 to 8:00 pm – beginning this Thursday, August 29, 2013. Those who are considering joining the Parish Choir or Schola Cantorum are  encouraged to attend this course, which is free and open to anyone who may be interested.
A cordial invitation is extended to all parishioners and friends of St. Patrick’ to consider joining one of the choral groups. For more information about St. Patrick’s music program, or to join one of the choirs, please telephone Andrew Mills at (504) 493-5879, or email:

Music Sheet: August 18

Friday, August 16th, 2013

Click here for the August 18 music insert.

St. Patrick’s Scripture Study Group

Friday, August 16th, 2013

St. Patrick’s scripture study group will continue this year with a study of the Letter to the Hebrews. The first meeting will be held on Thursday September 12, at 7:00 PM in the rectory. Meetings will be held approximately every other week, sixteen meetings total through spring. For more information and to register for this study, please contact Tim Meaut at 451-2379 or by email at

MIR Group – The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Friday, August 16th, 2013

Join The MIR Group in celebrating the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary; Medjugorje Peace Mass
Thursday, August 22, 2013; 6:30PM Rosary ~ 7:00PM Holy Mass
Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church
3368 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, LA 70119

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group

Friday, August 16th, 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, August 24, 2013 at 9:00 A.M. Everyone is invited!

Fr. Will Comellas

Monday, August 12th, 2013

Father Wilfredo Comellas’ condition has improved, so much so that he has been moved from the hospital to a rehab facility. Prayers, along with good medical care, do work miracles! Please continue to pray for Father Will’s complete recovery.

Solemn Requiem Mass sponsored by Purgatorial Society

Monday, August 12th, 2013

St. John the Baptist Church; 1139 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
Tuesday, August 13, 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

Morning of Prayer

Monday, August 12th, 2013

The Cenacle of Our Loving Mother will be held at St. John the Baptist
Saturday, August 17, 2013; 9:00 a.m.—11:00 a.m.
Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary, Confession, Novena and Holy Mass.
Secure parking on premises, enter through the gate on South Rampart St. Everyone is invited. SECURITY PROVIDED.

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Monday, August 12th, 2013


Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Thursday, August 15, 2013
MASSES—11:30 AM; 12:15 PM; 5:30 PM

Flowers on the Altar of the Blessed Virgin Mary for
The Feast of the Assumption
In Memory of Belinda Christine Lazaro

Music Sheet: August, August 4, August 11

Monday, August 12th, 2013

Click here for the August music insert.

Click here for the August 4 music insert.

Click here for the August 11 music insert.