Archdiocese News

The Rosary, evangelization and celebrating life on Issues & Faith tonight!

Communications • Thu, Oct 16 2014 at 9:19am

Issues & Faith is all new tonight at 7:30 on WLAE!

Hosts Sarah McDonald and Jason Angelette discuss the power of prayer particularly the Rosary as we observe the month of the Rosary this October. Jesuit Father James Martin talks with us via Skype about evangelization and his upcomign lecture at Loyola University New Orleans. Angie Thomas of...

Archdiocesan News Oracle for 10-15-14

Vicar General • Thu, Oct 16 2014 at 8:29am

See attached from the Vicar General.

As synod moves into the discernment phase, members of the Focus Teams announced

Communications • Wed, Oct 15 2014 at 1:36pm

Seventy-three local Catholics representing a variety of parishes, schools and ministries have been appointed to serve on seven Ministry Focus Teams as part of the Ninth General Synod of the Archdiocese of New Orleans.

Click here for the complete story and listing of names.

Synods in New Orleans, Rome have spirit-filled purpose

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Tue, Oct 14 2014 at 2:29pm

Clarion Herald – 10/11/14 – English; 10/18/14 – Spanish

Now that the 17 consultative sessions for the Ninth General Synod have been completed, can you tell us how the synod process is going?
The first phase has been very successful. We conducted consultative sessions in each of the 10 deaneries, which are the geographic regions...

U.S. Bishops meeting in Baltimore for General Assembly

USCCB • Tue, Oct 14 2014 at 8:43am

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) will vote for the secretary-elect of the Conference and the chairmen-elect of five committees during the bishops’ annual fall General Assembly, November 11-14, in Baltimore. Each bishop elected will serve for one year as secretary-elect or chairman-elect before beginning a...