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Sacrament of Pennance – September 9, 2015

August 27th, 2015

It is our archdiocesan tradition to offer the Sacrament of Penance on a weekday evening near the Feast of the Exaltation of the Cross. This year confessions will be available in all Catholic churches in the Archdiocese of New Orleans on Wednesday, September 9, beginning at 7:00pm and ending at 8:00pm.

Labor Day – Monday, September 7, 2015

August 27th, 2015

Church and Rectory Office will be closed. There will be no Mass on Labor Day.

First Saturday – September 5, 2015

August 27th, 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

August 27th, 2015

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

Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary, and Benediction…

August 21st, 2015

… will resume on Sunday, September 6, 2015
4:00 p.m.—5:30 p.m.

Interfaith Prayer Service for 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

August 21st, 2015

Monday, August 24, 7:00 PM
All are invited to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the landfall of Hurricane Katrina in our area, and the devastation that it caused in an interfaith service at St. Louis Cathedral. Archbishop Aymond will be in attendance, as well as clergy from other churches and many other religious traditions. Civil and military officials have been invited to join us in this service as well. Rabbi Edward Cohn of Temple Sinai will be delivering the reflection. The service will be on Monday, August 24, at 7:00 PM.

St. Patrick’s Choirs Now Recruiting For New Season

August 21st, 2015

A new choral season will soon begin, and all parishioners and friends of St. Patrick’s are warmly encouraged to consider joining one of our choral groups: Parish Choir (men & women); Schola Cantorum for men focuses on Gregorian chant; Boys’ Choir and Girls’ Choir. No special training or experience is necessary to join any of these groups. Further information can be found on the music sheet inserted into the bulletin or contact Andrew Mills at (504) 493-5879 or at

Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians

August 21st, 2015

Saturday, August 29, 2015 @ 5:30 P.M.
A reception in the rectory will follow the Mass.

Mass for Homeschool Families

August 21st, 2015

Thursday, August 27, 2015 @ 10:00 A.M.

Homeschool “Back To School” Mass. Everyone is cordially invited to attend this special Mass.

Myrna Hösli

August 14th, 2015

Myrna Theresa Chagnard Hösli, a dedicated parishioner of St. Patrick’s, passed away on Thursday. Her funeral will take place at Tharp-Sontheimer-Tharp funeral home, 1600 N. Causeway Blvd. at 43rd St., on Monday, August 17, with visitation at 11:00 a.m. and Mass at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will also be Sunday, August 16, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Please keep Myrna and her husband Rudolph in your prayers.

Society of St. Vincent de Paul Annual “Friends of the Poor” Walk

August 14th, 2015

To benefit local SVdP Conferences serving the metro New Orleans area. Saturday, September 12, 2015.

Laketown, Kenner LA (near the Treasure Chest Casino).

8:00 a.m. Onsite Registration; 9:00 a.m. One-Mile Walk
9:30 a.m.—11a.m. Refreshments & Music

For more information or to register contact:
Yvonne Morise: 504-835-9932 or Janie Wright: 504-834-9706.

Music – August 9, 16, and 23

August 14th, 2015

Click here for the August 9 music insert.

Click here for the August 16 music insert.

Click here for the August 23 music insert.