Good Friday Walk 2015
Many Catholics make a special devotion on Good Friday by walking to nine churches to offer silent prayers and reflect on the passion and death of Jesus Christ.
Click here for the Clarion Herald’s map on how to make a Good Friday pilgrimage.
Our Lady’s school is blessed
On March 25 – the Feast of the Annunciation – Archbishop Gregory Aymond joined the nearly 500 students at the Academy of Our Lady in Marrero to dedicate their new, state-of-the-art campus. One of his stops was the chapel, above, which is in the center of campus and will host class-level Masses.
God never tires of being the ‘Prodigal Father’
Lent concludes, strictly speaking, with the beginning of the Easter Triduum on Holy Thursday, but there is no calendar with God. Catholics who feel behind in their Lenten conversion of heart can find inspiration in the first reading of the penitential season.
MQP partnership with Haiti parish proves fruitful
Mary Queen of Peace’s third annual “A Night in Haiti” fund-raiser for its sister parish, St. Benoit in Dessources, Haiti, was a resounding success.
OLDP celebrates 50th
Archbishop Gregory Aymond was the main celebrant March 16 at the 50th anniversary Mass of Our Lady of Divine Providence Parish in Metairie. Former pastors and associate pastors were invited to concelebrate with current pastor, Father Michael Mitchell.
St. Pius X School Board draws praise from NCEA
When representatives from St. Pius X Elementary School travel to Orlando next week to accept the “Outstanding School Board” award from the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA), they will be part of an elite group.