Calendar - July 21, 2012

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July 21-Aug. 4

PARISHES
    ST. EDWARD THE CONFESSOR, evening of adoration, July 24, 7 p.m. Father Gerald Seiler talks about prayer and leads in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament, concluding with benediction. Ice cream social follows in cafeteria. 889-0334. 4921 West Metairie Ave., Metairie.
    ST. MARGARET MARY, College Ministry presents “Love Loud,” Ignite 2012, Aug. 1, 5 p.m., block party in parish gym, free food and fellowship; 7 p.m. praise/ worship in church led by Christian Strickland, eucharistic adoration, confession. Speaker: Paul George, Adore Ministries. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

EVENTS
    NOVENA, July 21-July 29. Weekdays: 7 a.m., noon, 6 p.m.; Sunday: 7:30, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Novena speaker: Father Daniel Renaud, chaplain of St. Paul’s University in Ottawa, Canada. 411 North Rampart St., New Orleans.
    SACRED MUSIC, July 22, 7 p.m., an evening of sacred love songs and wedding music showcasing New Orleans music director/national recording artist Trish Foti Genco with musicians on cello, flute, trumpet, violin, organ and piano. St. Joseph Church, 1802 Tulane Ave., New Orleans.
    JUSTFAITH, information session, July 25, 6:30-8 p.m., Northshore Pastoral Center, 69090 East Hwy. 190 Service Road, Covington. A small-group focus on discipleship-engagement in the life of Jesus and the call of compassion and goodness in the world.  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . 592-5692.
    CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC RENEWAL WESTBANK, prayer meeting, Mass, healing service, July 25, 7 p.m. Infant Jesus of Prague, 700 Maple St., Harvey. Celebrant: Father Mike Kettenring. Anointing of the sick follows 8 p.m. Mass.
    HOLY SPIRIT MEN’S RETREAT, July 27-29, Lumen Christi Retreat Center, Schriever, La. “Be Vigilant. Stand Firm in Your Faith. Act Manfully. Be Strong.” Speakers: David Mangan and Father Jerry Daniels, Catholic Charismatic Renewal of New Orleans team. Cost: $170 covers registration, meals and accommodations. www.ccrno.org. 828-1368.
    URSULINE SISTERS, day of reflection with vocation stories, discernment skills, prayer and sharing, July 28, for women ages 20-40 exploring religious life. Register: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Sister Elisa Ryan, Ursuline Vocation Ministry, St. Louis, Mo. (314) 825-9773;  www.usaosu.org.
    LATIN MASS, July 29, 12:30 p.m., St. Stephen Church at Good Shepherd Parish, 1025 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans. 899-1378.
    YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY, “St. Louis Cathedral Tour – Behind Closed Doors,” private tour guided by fellow young adult Brandon Briscoe, July 31, 7 p.m. 227-3229.
    NAIM, St. Pius X chapter, meeting, July 31, 6:30 p.m., multipurpose room. Open to widowed persons. 6666 Spanish Fort Blvd., New Orleans.
    SEPARATED, DIVORCED GATHERING, Aug. 1, 7 p.m., St. Philip Neri Parishioners Center, meeting room 1, 6500 Kawanee Ave., Metairie. Facilitators: Sid and Pat Tarride. Focus on challenges that arise and possible solutions. Remarried persons are also welcomed. Future meetings at St. Philip Neri on the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m. 887-5535.
    EVENING OF EUCHARISTIC ADORATION FOR VOCATIONS, Aug. 2, 7 p.m. St. Joan of Arc, 529 West 5th St., LaPlace. 861-6298.
    BENEFIT SCREENING, “The Sojourners” film, Aug. 3, 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. St., Elizabeth Ann Seton Church (Divine Mercy Parish), 4119 St. Elizabeth Drive, Kenner. Proceeds benefit surviving members of the Rumbo family who lost two  members to a house fire. Contributions can be made to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
    ST. PHILIP PLAYERS, theatre troupe presents the comedy, “You Can’t Take It With You,” Aug. 3-4, 7:30 p.m.; Aug. 5, 2:30 p.m. Actors: Butch Caire, Leigh Taliancich, Travis Hoxie, Rebecca Hollingsworth, Jeff Ramirez, Kevin Songy, Gerald Roccaforte, Brittney James, Donald Lewis, Jimmy DeMontluzin, Linda Hubchen, Mary Pauley, Dave Buckley, Mike Boudreaux, Dennis Gerarve, Stacy Taliancich, who also directs. St. Philip Parishioner Center, 6500 Kawanee Ave., Metairie. Tickets: $10 reserved; $8 general adults; $5 general children under 12. 355-3919, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .
    MAGNIFICAT, breakfast, Aug. 3, 9 a.m.-noon, Benedict’s Plantation, Mandeville. Guest speaker: Leslie Bertucci. Tickets $12, available at Angels of Peace, 2033 North Hwy. 190, Covington; Most Holy Trinity Church, 4465 Hwy. 190, Covington.
    CENACLE RETREAT HOUSE, August retreats include: “The Practice of Reconciliation,” Aug. 3-5, with Father Simeon Gallagher; “Recovery is the Heart of the Matter and a Matter of the Heart,” Aug. 10-12, with Dominican Sister Maureen Murphy; “All for Me or Me for All,” Aug. 15-18, with Father Donald Blanchard. 887-1420, ext. 222. 5500 St. Mary St., Metairie.
    VOCATION CAMP, Aug. 4-6, open to boys and girls in fifth through seventh grade. Activities, crafts, prayer and swimming. Sponsored by the Vocation Office and staffed with St. John Prep alumni and families, religious communities, priests, deacons, seminarians involved. Camp Abbey, Covington. 861-6298, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ., NOLA Vocations Facebook page. Free, but donations support Office of Vocations and Office of Religious to promote a culture of vocations.
    CHAD BARCIA GOLF TOURNAMENT, eighth annual benefit event, Aug. 4, 12:30 p.m. tee off, Stone Bridge Golf Club. Four-man scramble, shotgun start. $125 a person. Proceeds raise money for health screenings of young athletes and put defibrillators in schools and at athletic games and practices. 915-2496. www.chadba rciaoundation.org. Barcia died of sudden cardiac arrest at age 17 in 2005.