Archdiocese News

Capital Campaign making a difference in seminary life

Communications • Wed, Mar 4 2015 at 10:57am

It is a rare occurrence, and actually a campaign such as this has not been held in the Archdiocese of New Orleans since the early 1990s, for the Archbishop of New Orleans to reach out directly to parishioners and request financial support for a cause, but this week all registered households in the archdiocese will receive a request from...

Synod discernment is open to the Holy Spirit

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Wed, Mar 4 2015 at 8:17am

Synod discernment is open to the Holy Spirit

By Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond

Clarion Herald – 2/28/15 – English; 3/7/15 – Spanish


The 9th General Synod of the Archdiocese of New Orleans has been picking up steam. Can you give us an update on what’s been happening and where we’re going?
I want to first express...

A #FridayFishFry listing!

Communications • Fri, Feb 27 2015 at 8:37am



  • All Saints Church -- Noon-6:00 p.m. Weekly through March 27. 1441 Tech St., 70114


  • St. Andrew the Apostle Knights of Columbus -- 4:30 p.m. for take-out; 5:00-7:30 p.m. for dine in. Weekly through March 27. 3105 Eton St., 70114. Shrimp plates and gumbo also available.


  • Holy Name of Mary Knights of Columbus --...

Archdiocesan News Oracle for 2-25-15

Pastoral Planning and Ministries • Thu, Feb 26 2015 at 7:27am

See attached from Pastoral Planning and Ministries.

National Catholic Bioethics Center opens our eyes

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Tue, Feb 24 2015 at 2:28pm

You are the bishop chairman of the National Catholic Bioethics Center (NCBC), which is based in Philadelphia. Can you tell us what the center is and what it does?
The National Catholic Bioethics Center was established in 1972, and its main mission is to conduct research, offer consultation and publish educational articles to lift up human...