Oldest Catholic church in St. Bernard Parish reopens for Sunday services.
Parishioners of St. Bernard Catholic Church celebrated Mass together at the church on Sunday, November 11 at 11 am. Mass will now be celebrated every Sunday at 11 am at the church located at 2805 Bayou Rd. St. Bernard is among a number of Catholic churches in the area that were temporarily closed after Hurricane Katrina. Sunday's Mass was the first celebrated in the wooden church since its 2005 closure. According to church officials, funeral services may also be celebrated at the church.