The second collection at all Masses this weekend will be dedicated to St. Patrick’s Education Fund. The Fund enables students struggling with tuition costs to continue their education. Please be generous.
St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church
Invite you to attend a service of
Vespers in French
To celebrate the Eve of the 200th
Anniversary of the victory of
the United States at the
Battle of New Orleans
January 7, 2014
ST Patrick’s church
724 Camp Street, New Orleans
The service leaflet is printed in English and French so everyone can follow along and singing is in both English and French.
Fr. Stanley Klores, Pastor of St Patrick’s, and Dr. Jean Meade, Rector of Mount Olivet, will lead the service.
A festive reception will follow in the Rectory.
It is with deep appreciation that Father Stanley Klores sends a “Thank You” to all 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!
Homeschooling Mothers are cordially invited to attend the annual mothers’ day of reflection to be held on January 17 at St. Patrick’s Church. The mothers will join the Cenacle of Our Loving Mother for Eucharistic Adoration, the Rosary, and the opportunity for confession at 9:00am and Mass to follow at 10:00am. Afterwards, Father Klores will give a talk on the “Spiritual and Moral Formation in the Catholic Homeschooling Family” in the rectory. A luncheon will follow. All homeschool moms are encouraged to attend. Please RSVP to Kai Theriot by January 9th and contact her with any questions. (email@example.com, 504-940-8045)
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.
Friday, January 2, 2015 at St. Patrick’s Church.
Eucharistic Adoration, Rosary and Confessions will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by Holy Mass in the Extraordinary Form at 7:00 p.m. Everyone is invited.
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, December 27, 2014 at 9:00 A.M. Everyone is invited!
The rectory office will be closed December 24—26, 2014 and reopen on Monday, December 29, 2014. The office will also be closed December 31 – January 2.
A BLESSED CHRISTMAS TO ALL!
On Tuesday, December 16th, Congress passed the Tax Increase Prevention Act of 2014, which allows owners of IRAs over the age of 70 ½ to make tax-free contributions up to $100,000 from their plans to qualified parishes, schools, and other Archdiocese of New Orleans ministries. This gift-giving opportunity provides an excellent opportunity to make a special gift to our parish, and, at the same time, lower your taxable income for the year. This opportunity is effective only through December 31, 2014.
Thank you for considering this opportunity! If you would like additional information on how to support our parish through an IRA contribution, please contact Josephine Everly (504-596-3031) or Robert Menard (504-596-3043) at the Catholic Foundation.