Calendar - February 14, 2015

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Feb. 17-24

FISH FRIES
 
HOLY NAME OF MARY, Santa Maria Council 1724 Knights of Columbus, Feb. 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 5-8 p.m. $8 includes fish, string beans, coleslaw or potato salad, fries; drinks, desserts sold. Eat in, take out. 342 Olivier St., Algiers Point.
 
OUR LADY OF THE LAKE, Knights of Columbus Council 9240, Friday Lenten fish fries with food drive for Samaritan Center, 5-8 p.m., beginning Feb. 20. Dine in or take out. $9 includes catfish (baked or fried), two sides (macaroni and cheese, green beans, French fries or cole slaw), bread, soft drink, dessert. Proceeds benefit K of C charities. Cafeteria, 312 Lafitte St., Mandeville.
 
ST. PETER, fish fries, Fridays Feb. 20-March 27, 5:30-6 p.m. Knights of Columbus Council 12906, cafeteria; 6-7 p.m. reconciliation; 7 p.m., stations of the cross in church followed by 7:30 p.m. Mass. 125 E. 19th Ave., Covington. (985) 892-2422.
 
ST. JEROME, Knights Of Columbus Council No. 6746, seafood dinners, bonco, Feb. 18, Feb. 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, April 3, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. French fries, salad, bread. 3310 Florida Ave. Kenner, 469-6736, 352-7107. Major credit cards accepted.

EVENTS
 
ST. ANSELM, Adoration of the Eucharist, celebrating the feast of Holy Face of Jesus, Feb. 17, 6-9 p.m. Confession available.  306 Saint Mary St., Madisonville.

ST. ANN, Lenten Novena to St. Ann, Feb. 19-27, “I Have Come to Give You Life and Life in Abundance: How to Live Life to the Max.” Preacher: Father Philip Chircop. stannchurchandshrine.org, 455-7071.

WORLD DAY FOR CONSECRATED LIFE, Feb. 21, Mass at 11 a.m. with Archbishop Gregory Aymond as celebrant, followed by a reception in Ursuline Academy cafeteria premiering a video celebrating the life and ministry of men and women religious in New Orleans. National Shrine of Our Lady of Prompt Succor, 2701 State St., New Orleans.

ST. PETER CLAVER, 2015 Market Place and Black History Program, Feb. 21. Market Place open from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 1020 North Prieur St., New Orleans. Reggae music by “Xodux” and “Ambush Reggae Band” and DJ Da Bull. Call the parish office to rent a table for $25. Black history program starts at 6 p.m. in the church, with Voices of Peter Claver, St. Peter Claver Youth (SPCY), St. Peter Claver Dancers, CCD students and guest performers.

ANNULMENT WRITING WORKSHOP, five Tuesday sessions, Feb. 24, March 3, March 10, March 17, March 24, 7:30-9 p.m. St. Christopher the Martyr Parish Center, Metairie. The materials for the series: $25. Pre-registration required, 861-6243.

DIVINE MERCY, video-based Bible study of “Psalms:  The School of Prayer” presented by Jeff Cavins of Ascension Press. Starts Feb. 25, 7 p.m., and continues on Wednesdays for 11 weeks. Cost of study set is $32. 

OUR LADY OF PROMPT SUCCOR, social/educational meeting on eucharistic adoration Feb. 26, 7 p.m. Guest speaker: Deacon Lloyd Huck from St. Dominic Parish. Cafeteria, 2320 Paris Road, Chalmette. Marie Cosse, 343-0516.

FATHER/SON PROGRAM, for 11- to 14-year-old boys and their dads, Feb. 27, 7-9 p.m., Knights of Columbus St. Dominic Council on Vicksburg Street, New Orleans. $25.

MOTHER/ DAUGHTER PROGRAM, for 10- to 12-year-old girls, Feb. 27, 7-9 p.m., St. Dominic Rectory Siena Room, next to church on Harrison Avenue, New Orleans, Feb. 27. Fostering open communication between parent and child and providing sexuality information and fertility appreciation in a Christ-centered atmosphere of love. Preregistration required, 861-6243.

ST. JOHN PREP VOCATION CAMP, Feb. 27-March 1, Camp Abbey. Priests, sisters, brothers, seminarians give talks, vocation activities, prayer, hiking Mass with Archbishop Gregory Aymond. Registration deadline: Feb. 13. Open to middle school students interested in learning about religious life and the priesthood. 861-6298, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

CATHOLIC MEN’S FELLOWSHIP, 20th Morning of Spirituality for Men, “Music of the Spirit,” Feb. 28, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., with Mass celebrated by Archbishop Gregory Aymond, reconciliation available and speakers John Blancher, Reid Wick, Jerry Christopher. Free drawing for gift certificates to Rock N’ Bowl and Ye Olde College Inn. St. Anthony of Padua, 4640 Canal St., New Orleans.

SHARING PROGRAM, trip to the Degas House with a lecture, movie, tour; lunch after at Santa Fe Restaurant, Feb. 27, bus check-in at 8:45 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier, 444 Metairie Road at Avenue B. $25 a person. 835-6809.

LENTEN EVENTS

ST. ANGELA MERICI, Lenten Mission Feb. 22-26 with a Feb. 26 reception in the Kern Center following final prayers by Hospitality committee and Family Life. Metairie.

ST. FRANCIS XAVIER, Lenten Mission “God Accomplishes Great Things for Us,” Feb. 23-25. Presenter: Father Jeff Harvey, C.M., D.Min., a former homiletics professor at Notre Dame Seminary. Morning Mass daily 8 a.m.; evening Mass 7 p.m., with mission homily at both Masses. 444 Metairie Road.

ST. GENEVIEVE, Lenten Mission, “Angels Ministered to Him,” Feb. 22-24, 7 p.m. nightly. Feb. 22: preaching, praying the Psalms in song followed by reconciliation; Feb. 23: Mass celebrated by Father Kyle Sanders; Feb. 24: prayer concert featuring Lorraine Hess and her band. 58203 Hwy. 433, Slidell. (985) 643-3832.

ST. JOHN OF THE CROSS, an evening of music and inspiration with international singer/songwriter and inspirational speaker Kitty Cleveland, Feb. 23, 7-8:30 p.m., 61030 Brier Lake Drive, Lacombe. Reflections of Our Faith and Family (Mondays in Lent) series, Cleveland will tell how God worked a profound miracle in her life, but only after she and her family learned how to surrender to the divine providence of God. Admission is free. 882-3779.

SPIRITUAL REFLECTION BREAKFASTS, Jesuit Brother Larry Huck, president of The Good Shepherd School, five spiritual reflections during Lent in the CBD, Feb. 24, March 4, 11, 18, 25, 7:30-8 a.m.  Homewood Suites, 901 Poydras, provides light breakfast. Free. 598-9399.
Jason Evert, a top chastity and Theology of the Body for Teens speaker, “Love or Lust?” Feb. 24, Ursuline Academy. $10. Open to high school students accompanied by a youth minister or parent. Music by John Finch. 836-0551, ext. 3226, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . chastityproject.com.
 

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