Archdiocese News

An all new season of Issues & Faith starts this week!

Communications • Wed, Aug 20 2014 at 10:04am

An all new season of Issue & Faith starts this Thursday at 7:30 on WLAE.

The new season brings some changes including more commentary from Archbishop Gregory Aymond, more guests and a new on location episode every month.

This week, Bishop Richard Pates, chairman of the USCCB committee on International Justice and Peace is on to discuss the...

Synod consultation sessions start back up with a full house!

Communications • Tue, Aug 19 2014 at 12:42pm

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Answering God's Call...Following God's Lead

St. Louis King of France, pray for us!

Prayer for Iraq

Sarah McDonald • Mon, Aug 18 2014 at 8:28am

Lord,
The plight of our country
is deep and the suffering of Christians
is severe and frightening.
Therefore, we ask you Lord
to spare our lives, and to grant us patience,
and courage to continue our witness of Christian values
with trust and hope.
Lord, peace is the foundation of life;
Grant us the peace and stability that will enable us
to...

Feast of the Assumption, a Holy Day of Obligation, is Friday, August 15

Communications • Thu, Aug 14 2014 at 2:13pm

Celebrated every year on August 15, the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary commemorates the death of Mary and her bodily assumption into Heaven, before her body could begin to decay--a foretaste of our own bodily resurrection at the end of time. Because it signifies the Blessed Virgin's passing into eternal life, it is the...

Archdiocesan News Oracle for 8-13-14

Vicar General • Thu, Aug 14 2014 at 7:32am

See attached from the Vicar General.