Highlights of U.S. bishops’ fall meeting
Archbishop Gregory Aymond attended the annual fall meeting of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) Nov. 16-19 in Baltimore. Here are his observations of the meeting:
Metal pulltabs collected at OLPS in Chalmette
In the realm of items used by people every day, the aluminum pulltab doesn’t get a lot of love.
Religious Education Office enlightens catechists
“As catechists, our fundamental task is to bring people into deeper communion with Jesus Christ,” said Vincent Scozzari, adult faith formation coordinator for the Office of Religious Education (ORE), quoting St. John Paul to high school catechists attending a recent religious training.
Teaching with tacos at St. Christopher
It all started when a St. Christopher fourth grader asked Father Raymond Igbogidi what she thought would be a simple, yes-or-no question: “Do you like tacos?”
Running the race, keeping the faith
Three things that inspire runners during a road race – faith, freedom and focus – also are essential if we are to be victorious in the daily “race” of Christian living, noted Auxiliary Bishop Fernand Cheri, speaking to more than 450 faithful gathered inside Our Lady Star of the Sea Church for the 31st annual Black Saints Celebration.
Back-to-back for MCA, PJPII
Little has changed over the course of a year in the sport of volleyball.
Four of the five 2014 division champions flexed their muscles to win titles in the Allstate Sugar Bowl/LHSAA tournament again ... and in a big way.