#iGiveCatholic is bearing fruit for many dioceses
Can you give us your thoughts on this year’s iGiveCatholic online giving campaign, which was even more successful than last year’s?
Xavier University students share global realities
Catholic Relief Services Student Ambassadors from Xavier University of Louisiana gave two workshops recently in Lafayette at the African-American Catholic Youth Congress.
UNO’s new campus minister building relationships
Chris Lazarine breathed a sigh of relief on Thanksgiving. Just the day before as the new campus minister at the Newman Center at the University of New Orleans, he oversaw a Thanksgiving Mass and a feast that fed upwards of 200 college students.
Archdiocese to assume ownership of Our Lady of Wisdom
The Archdiocese of New Orleans will assume ownership and sponsorship of Our Lady of Wisdom Healthcare Center, a senior skilled-care facility on the West Bank of New Orleans, on Jan. 1.
The cement at St. Aug has sung for 65 years
The cement schoolyard at St. Augustine High School, a sacred space surrounded by classrooms on three sides and by George Nick Connor Drive on the fourth, stretches about 70 yards. It is the color of well-used asphalt. White stripes, five yards apart, are a little faded, but everyone who has attended St. Augustine in the last 65 years knows what the lines represent.
Joe McKnight: A Friday night hero gone too soon
It was the one time that all of Louisiana was rooting for John Curtis Christian School. The Patriots went to Hoover, Alabama, in late September 2006 and whipped the top-ranked Hoover Bucs.