Archive for May, 2017

First Communion – June 18

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

Saturday, June 17 at 3PM First Confession, also known as Penance or Reconciliation.
Sunday, June 18 at 9:00AM First Holy Communion.

Parents who would like their prepared children to receive the Sacraments of First Confession, also known as Penance or Reconciliation, and First Holy Communion should contact the rectory office at (504) 525-4413.

Organ Concert at St. Patrick’s – June 11

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

On Sunday, June 11 at 3 p.m., organist Paul  Weber will present a concert at Saint Patrick’s. Paul is the organist at Trinity Episcopal Church here in New Orleans. His program will include music by Bach, Alain, and Rheinberger. There is no admission charge, and large-screen projections will allow everyone to see the organist’s hands and feet during the concert. Please plan to join us for this special afternoon of music! Everyone is welcome to attend the concert.

Max Tenney and Andrew Mills

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

A heartfelt “Thank You” is extended to Max Tenney as he leaves his position as the temporary music director of St. Patrick’s Church. Max, and his beautiful music, will be missed by all. Thank you, Max.

On Sunday, May 28, 2017 St. Patrick’s Church will welcome back B. Andrew Mills as he resumes the directorship of St. Patrick’s Music Department. Welcome back Andrew.

After the 9:30 A.M. Mass, a reception will be held in Reynolds Hall and the adjacent patio (weather permitting) to honor Max Tenney and Andrew Mills. Everyone is cordially invited.

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

St. Patrick’s Respect Life Group prays a rosary on the 4th Saturday of each month at 9:00 A.M. on the sidewalk in front of the Planned Parenthood Abortion Facility on South Claiborne Avenue between Cadiz Street and Jena Street. The next rosary is May 27, 2017 at 9:00 A.M. Everyone is invited to pray with us.

May Crowning – Sunday, May 14

Friday, May 12th, 2017

The May crowning of the Blessed Virgin Mary will take place next Sunday on Mother’s Day, May 14, 2017, at the 9:30 a.m. Mass. All children who will participate in the crowning should arrive at 9:15a.m. and assemble in the vestibule. Everyone is encouraged to bring flowers and place them near the statue of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

Music – Divine Mercy Sunday and May 7

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Click here for the Divine Mercy Sunday music insert.

Click here for the May 7 music insert.

Order of St. Louis Medallion

Friday, May 5th, 2017

The Order of St. Louis IX Award was established nearly 40 years ago to honor those members of the laity who have contributed their time and talent to the Church.
This Sunday afternoon, May 7, at St. Joseph Church on Tulane Ave., two recipients from St. Patrick’s Church will be honored; B. Andrew Mills, for his exceptional musical talent and Jeffery Peters, for his steady guidance of the administrative staff at St. Patrick’s Church. We congratulate both on all of their achievements and are grateful for their devotion to St. Patrick’s.