Lenten and Easter guidelines for Catholics
The Lent and Easter regulations are provided here for use during Lent and the Easter Triduum.
Archbishop Aymond offers Mardi Gras safety tips for parents who have young children
Here are some Mardi Gras safety tips for parents in crowds at Mardi Gras parades and other activities:
God is calling each person and every nation to repent
“The kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the Gospel.”
CCRNO Southern Regional Conference March 13-15
The annual Southern Regional Conference of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, based on the theme “Set Free” (2 Cor 3:17), will be held March 13-15 at the Best Western Plus Landmark Hotel, 2601 Severn Ave., Metairie.
Discalced Carmelite prayer group gains approval
They started out in 1997 as a small prayer group with the purpose of praying in the tradition of the Discalced Carmelite Sisters in Covington, and 18 years later, they are now, in the eyes of the church, a canonically approved secular order.
What does it cost a family to live in Louisiana?
Everyone is familiar with the concept of the federal “poverty line,” the amount of income below which the federal government would classify a person or family as living in poverty.