Archive for April, 2015

First Friday – May 1, 2015

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

6:00 P.M. Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary, Confessions
6:30 P.M. The Way of the Cross.
7:00 P.M. Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form
Everyone is invited. Security provided.

First Saturday – May 2, 2015

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

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.

Good Shepherd Collection

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

The Good Shepherd Collection for retired diocesan priests was taken by mistake the weekend of April 5, 2015. The second collection taken this weekend will be for Maintenance and Restoration.

Catholic Home Missions Appeal – May 3

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

We need your support to continue to strengthen the Church at home and help mission dioceses right here in the United States. Next weekend the second collection at all Masses will be taken for this special appeal. Please be generous.

Marian Movement of Priests Cenacle for Southern Louisiana

Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Saturday, May 16, 2015
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church
1908 Short Street, Kenner, LA. 70062
(ample parking by the Church)

This area cenacle will include:
~Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
~Recitation of the Holy Rosary
~Confessions
~A reading from the book To the Priests, Our Lady’s Beloved Sons
~May Crowning of the Blessed Mother (bring flowers)
~Holy Mass
Father Stanley Klores and Father Garrett O’Brien, concelebrants

Area MMP cenacles are being held around the United States during the month of May as a demonstration of unity and solidarity with all of the other MMP cenacles throughout the country and the world. The purpose of these area cenacles is that they are intended to serve as an encouragement for those who already meet regularly in cenacles and to inspire more people to form cenacles of their own in their homes and parishes.
Everyone is invited to participate.
Admission is free.

For more information call:
Cindy Hemelt (504-883-5783), Maggie Pruett (504- 400-5151), Mary Cassard (504-835-6279)

In Honor of Our Lady of Prompt Succor

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
In this year of the 200th anniversary
of the miraculous victory at the Battle of New Orleans.
A High Mass to honor Our Lady of Prompt Succor
will be sung in Latin
Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.
Father Jeffery Jambon, Celebrant
Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church
146 Fourth St.
Westwego, LA
Everyone is cordially invited to attend.

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

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 25, 2015 at 9:00 A.M. Everyone is invited!

Peter Robbins

Friday, April 10th, 2015

George Peter Robbins, long-time member of St. Patrick, usher, and Vice President of the Parish Council, passed away at his home in New Orleans on Tuesday, April 7, 2015. The Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, April 11 at 10:00 a.m. here at St. Patrick, with interment at Cypress Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Servants of Mary, 5001 Perlita St., New Orleans, LA 70122.

Music – April 12 and Eastertide

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Click here for the April 12 music insert.

Click here for the 2015 Eastertide music insert.

An Evening with Monica Pierre

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Join The MIR Group for a southern style dinner event with guest speaker Monica Pierre. 
When: Tuesday April 28, 2015
Time: Doors open at 6:30pm, Dinner served at 7:00pm
Where: The Christopher Room (6254 Vicksburg Street, New Orleans, LA 70124)
Cost: Tickets $25 each or $175 for table of 8
Email: themirgroup@themirgroup.org

17th Annual Mother’s Day Crusade for Life with Mass & Procession

Friday, April 10th, 2015

Saturday, May 9th, 2015; 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
St. Angela Merici Church
901 Beverly Garden Drive; Metairie, Louisiana
Celebrants: Archbishop Gregory Aymond; Father Beau Charbonnet
SCHEDULE:
8:30 Mass at St. Angela Merici
9:30 Eucharistic Procession to the abortion facility at
3044 Ridgelake Drive
11:15 Closing Benediction at St. Angela Merici
Please Note: Bus transportation for those unable to walk in the procession will be available to and from the abortion facility.

For more information, please call 504.460.9360 or 985.809.0773

Solemn Requiem Mass sponsored by Purgatorial Society

Friday, April 10th, 2015

St. John the Baptist Church; 1139 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
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. SECURITY PROVIDED