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Concert of Sacred Choral Music at St. Patrick’s – January 22

January 14th, 2017

On Sunday , January 22, 2017 at 3:00 p.m., here at St. Patrick’s Church the Crescent Chamber Artists will present a concert of sacred music by Monteverdi, featuring the music for Christmas Vespers from his Selve morale e spirituale​. Please join us for this memorable afternoon of glorious music! All are welcome. For further information, please contact CCA’s artistic director Dana Wilson at 504.881.3182  or

Music – January, January 8, and Lessons & Carols Program

January 3rd, 2017

Click here for the January music insert.

Click here for the January 8 music insert.

Click here for the January Lessons & Carols Program.

The Christology of the Church: A Historical and Dogmatic Examination

January 3rd, 2017

On January 12, 2017, at 7pm
In the rectory at St. Patrick’s Church
Dr. David Liberto, a professor of Dogmatic and Historical Theology at Notre Dame Seminary, will present a lecture series entitled The Christology of the Church: A Historical and Dogmatic Examination. The series will run for four successive Thursday evenings.

In Memory Of – Closing Date – January 9

January 3rd, 2017

Names are still being accepted for the 2017 In Memory Of listing on the back of the weekly Sunday Bulletin. Envelope forms, found in the vestibule of the church, should be completed and returned to the rectory office no later then Monday, January 9, 2017. Once completed the sealed envelope can be placed in any Mass collection basket or hand delivered to the rectory office.

Eucharistic Adoration Society First Friday Latin Mass – January 6

January 3rd, 2017

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

A Sincere “Thank You” from Fr. Klores

January 3rd, 2017

It is with deep appreciation that Father Stanley Klores sends a “Thank You” for the many prayers, cards and gifts that he has received during this Christmas Season. All of the assisting priests join Father Klores in wishing St. Patrick’s parishioners and friends a Blessed and Joyful New Year!

2016 Electronic Copy of Donations

January 3rd, 2017

The rectory office is prepared to issue electronic copies/donor receipts of the 2016 donations made to St. Patrick’s Church. To receive your electronic donor receipt, email the rector office at with the subject “2016 Donations.”

Music – Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day

December 24th, 2016

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Click here for the December 25 music insert.

Click here for the January 1 music insert.

Christmas Season 2016 – Mass Schedule

December 9th, 2016

Holy Day Of Obligation

Saturday, December 24, 2016—Vigil of Christmas
Security will be provided
4:00 p.m. Mass (Ordinary Form with carols)
5:30 p.m. Mass (Ordinary Form with carols)

** St. John will also have its 4:00pm Mass on Christmas Eve.

Solemn Mass During The Night (Midnight Mass)-Extraordinary Form
Security will be provided
9:00 p.m. Doors open
9:15 p.m. Music begins
10:00 p.m. Solemn High Mass During The Night.
St. Patrick’s Choir with Orchestra and Soloists will sing J.L. Eybler’s Miss. a Sancti Alberti.

Sunday, December 25, 2016—The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)
8:00 a.m. No Mass
9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass of the Dawn (Ordinary Form)
11:00 a.m. Solemn Mass of the Day (Ordinary Form)
5:30 p.m. No Mass

Holy Day Of Obligation

Saturday, December 31, 2016—Vigil
5:30 p.m. Mass

Sunday, January 1, 2017—Solemnity of Mary Mother of God
8:00 a.m. Mass 9:30 a.m. Solemn Mass (Extraordinary Form)
11:00 a.m. Solemn Mass (Ordinary Form)
5:30 p.m. Mass

Confessions will be heard before all Masses;
ending 15 minutes before the start of Mass.

Lessons and Carols at St. Patrick’s Church

December 9th, 2016

Sunday, January 8, 2017 (Epiphany Sunday) at 3:00 p.m.
The annual tradition of the Christmas service of Nine Lessons and Carols will take place here at St. Patrick’s. The combined choirs of Saint Patrick’s and the Jesuit Church, under the direction of Paul Wattigny, will sing glorious music of the season, and lead the congregation in singing favorite carols. Please join us!

Solemn Requiem Mass

December 9th, 2016

St. John the Baptist Church; 1139 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
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

Retirement Fund for Religious

December 9th, 2016

This weekend the second collection will be dedicated to the Retirement Fund for Religious. Please be generous.