Archdiocese News launched with excitement, received with praise

Communications • Tue, Sep 30 2014 at 9:10am
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What do you do as seminarians when you want to encourage more young men to consider the priesthood? For several Notre Dame Seminary students the answer was "build it and they will come" a website, that is.

The result:

"The project was in response to a very real need for engaging high school...

Confession night was powerful; evangelization next

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Tue, Sep 30 2014 at 7:56am

Clarion Herald – 9/27/14 – English; 10/4/14 – Spanish

What kind of reaction did you get from priests about the archdiocesan night of confession on Sept. 17?
The feedback I’ve gotten has been very positive. Several parish priests reported that they heard confessions without interruption for two hours. One said he had to...

NOLA Community invited to join Interfaith Voices for Peace

Communications • Mon, Sep 29 2014 at 3:51pm
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Peace in our hearts, peace in our streets, peace in our world is theme of upcoming interfaith prayer rally

 On Wednesday, November 19 beginning at 6:15 pm, the Loyola University Horseshoe will transform into the site of a place of peace as the community comes together for Interfaith Voices for Peace. Interfaith Voices for Peace is an...

Archdiocesan News Oracle for 9-24-14

Vicar General • Wed, Sep 24 2014 at 3:10pm

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Inspiration of Others Shapes Lifetime of Giving: The 2014 Saint John Paul II Award recipient - Jay C. Zainey

The Catholic Foundation • Wed, Sep 24 2014 at 12:58pm

The Honorable Jay C. Zainey lives a life of service sharing the love of Christ with humility which has touched the lives of many and drawn others closer to God. Jay has devoted himself to numerous Catholic and charitable causes - he founded several organizations through which he has changed lives on the city, state and national levels in...