Grieving community bids farewell
In his nearly three decades as pastor of St. Peter Claver Parish, Edmundite Father Michael Jacques had energized his church and neighborhood.
Archdiocese purchases Cenacle Retreat House
Many in New Orleans and beyond can now breathe a sigh of relief. The Archdiocese of New Orleans is the new owner of the Cenacle Retreat House in Metairie.
Spring-cleaning yields garden of memories
Dear St. Andrew the Apostle Elementary School: A service project performed by your students last year meant more to my family than you could ever imagine.
Catholic identity of Irish Channel is focus of exhibit
An exhibit of memorabilia from the three religious communities that established the cluster of schools, churches, convents and orphanages in New Orleans’ Irish Channel is open to the public at St. Alphonsus Church, 2025 Constance St.
Metairie Manor gardens honor Thomas Perkins Sr.
The new gardens at Metairie Manor were doused with a very potent fertilizer – holy water – during their June 4 dedication to the memory of Thomas Perkins Sr., who served for 31 years as the first executive director of Christopher Homes.