Marriage preparation policy has many facets, helpful hints
The newly approved Policies for Marriage Preparation in the Archdiocese of New Orleans will take effect on Sept. 1.
Clarion Herald Bridal Registry
The Clarion Herald Bridal Registry section appears in the June 18, 2016, issue.
Buffalo Soldiers pay a visit to St. Augustine High
Senior Drew DeLatte and sophomore Tavis Smith demonstrate horsemanship to fellow St. Augustine classmates as members of the Buffalo Soldiers Riding Club, New Orleans chapter. The Soldiers teach the value of hard work, education, self-development.
DeLatte studied horses during a summer equine management program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, Stockbridge School of Agriculture. Smith has his own horse-training service. They explained the history of the Buffalo Soldiers who were African Americans who served in the segregated U.S. Army between 1866 and 1951.
Parishes unite to reach new audience
It’s 3 a.m., and someone surfing the web lands on the Facebook page of Visitation of Our Lady Parish in Marrero, where a video has just been posted about a Cajun Fest.
The video was posted by Phillip Cork, the social media communications coordinator who splits his time between Visitation, St. Philip Neri in Metairie and Our Lady of the Lake in Mandeville.
Bishop Cheri resting after heart bypass surgery
After suffering a mild heart attack, Auxiliary Bishop Fernand Cheri underwent double bypass surgery June 1 at Touro Infirmary and is now recuperating at his residence.
The road less traveled drew a standing-room-only crowd to St. Louis Cathedral on June 4 as Archbishop Gregory Aymond ordained six men to the priesthood for the Archdiocese of New Orleans.