Archdiocese News

Annulment process aims at healing, new life

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Wed, Oct 22 2014 at 1:16pm

Clarion Herald – 10/18/14 – English; 10/25/14 – Spanish

One of the topics for deliberation during the Extraordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family, and one that probably will continue to be discussed again next year, is annulments, which can present very challenging pastoral issues. Is this the case?
Yes. There are many complex...

Catholic cemeteries announce All Saints and All Souls Day observances

Communications • Wed, Oct 22 2014 at 11:34am

On the Feast of All Saints, November 1, the following Masses have been scheduled to be followed by the Blessing of the Graves:

Archbishop Gregory Aymond at St. Peter Church in Reserve at 10:00 am

Msgr. Kenneth Hedrick at St. Louis #3 at 10:00 am,

Fr. Anthony Anala at St. Roch Cemetery at 10:00 am.

Also on the Feast of All Saints, Blessings of...

God's Special Children Celebrate 10 Years

Communications • Wed, Oct 22 2014 at 8:42am
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On Sunday there was a very special Mass held at St. Francis Xavier in Metairie for a very special group of people. God's Special Children celebrated their 10th anniversary of hosting a special sensory Mass for families with children of all ages with disabilities. In a very special moment, one child received his First Eucharist!

Archbishop...

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.