Archive for May, 2015

Crescent Chamber Artists

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Sunday June 14th at 7:30 pm

St. Charles Avenue Presbyterian Church, 1545 State Street

Presenting Crescent Chamber Artists, New Orleans’ first fully professional vocal ensemble! Please join Crescent Chamber Artists as we present our inaugural concert with an ensemble comprised of the finest vocal artists from the New Orleans area. We will bring you Liebeslieder, the joyous love song waltzes of Johannes Brahms, a full a-capella segment featuring gems of sacred choral repertoire, and exciting contemporary arrangements conducted by Francis Scully, artistic director for The New Resonance Orchestra.

Night Of Prayer – June 12

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Friday, June 12—Saturday, June 13, 2015
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church; Kenner, LA

Friday, June 12, 2015
Confession: 6:15 p.m.; Mass: 7:00 p.m.; followed by Adoration; Stations of the Cross; Divine Mercy Chaplet; devotions and silent prayer time.

Saturday, June 13, 2015
Closing Mass: 6:25 a.m.

For more info: Bruce Baird (504)343-2126 or
Cindy Hemelt (504) 883-5783
Information leaflets are available in the narthex.

First Saturday – June 6

Thursday, May 28th, 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.

Eucharistic Adoration Society First Friday Latin Mass – June 5

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

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

Corpus Christi Procession – June 7

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Please note, to allow time for the Corpus Christ procession, the 9:30 a.m. Mass next Sunday, June 7, 2015 will start at 9:00 a.m. This change in the Mass schedule applies only to Sunday, June 7, 2015.

Music – May 31

Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Click here for the May 31 music insert.

Music – May 24

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Click here for the May 24 music insert.

St. Vincent de Paul Society Gala – June 20

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

Jazzin on the River V to benefit the SVdP Community Pharmacy and the SVdP Adult Learning Center.
Saturday, June 20, 2015; 6 —9 p.m
Aboard the Steamboat Natchez; music by Dukes of Dixieland
Admission tickets $100 includes beverage of choice and dinner.
For more information please telephone: 504-940-5031, x10.

Special Mass – Sunday, June 7

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

For God’s Children with special needs, their family and friends.
Sunday, June  7, 2015 at 2:00PM
St. Francis Xavier – Metairie. LS
For more information contact: Joy Zainey at 834-5865.
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Memorial Day – Monday, May 25

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

The rectory office will be closed Monday, May 25, 2015 in observance of the national holiday, Memorial Day.
The church will be open for both mid-day Masses but will close after the 12 noon Mass.

Peter’s Pence Collection – This Weekend!

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

The Peter’s Pence Collection unites us in solidarity with the Holy Father and his works of charity toward those who are suffering around the world.
Your contributions to the Peter’s Pence Collection join with the power of Christ and allow our Holy Father to support victims of war and natural disasters and all our brothers and sisters who face the greatest need.
The second collection at all Masses this weekend will be taken for the Peter’s Pence Collection. Please be generous to this very special collection.

First Holy Communion – June 7, 2015

Friday, May 15th, 2015

All parents of children making their first Holy Communion on Sunday, June 7, 2015 are asked to please contact the rectory office (504-525-4413) as soon as possible for final preparations and instructions.