Bl. Seelos Parish (St. Vincent de Paul) releases 150th anniversary book
Blessed Francis X. Seelos Church, formerly St. Vincent de Paul Church in Bywater, is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the building of its historic church (1866-2016).
A commemorative, hardbound coffee table book will include the history of the parish community from 1838 to the present and a photographic celebration of the artwork in the church – the third-oldest in New Orleans.
A limited supply of books is available. Cost is $45 each. Mail a check to Blessed Francis X. Seelos Church, 3037 Dauphine St., New Orleans, LA 70117.
A kickoff dinner for the anniversary will be held Nov. 14 at 6 p.m. at NOCCA. Please contact the parish office at 943-5566 for more information.