Coming Events

Posted February 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

Holy Spirit Presentation – Bishop Sam Jacobs, bishop emeritus of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux, will present “The Importance of the Holy Spirit: Writing, Studying and Interpreting the Scriptures” Tuesday, Feb. 19, following the 6 p.m. Mass at St. John the Evangelist Church, 15208 Hwy. 73, Prairieville. For more information, visit spiritaflame.org/search/label/teachings.

Marriage Encounter Weekend – Couples who want to increase intimacy in their marriage are invited to a Marriage Encounter Weekend, Friday, Feb. 15 – Sunday, Feb. 17, at the Bishop Robert E. Tracy Center, 1800 S. Acadian Thwy., Baton Rouge. Register online at lams-wwme.org or by calling Matt and Gail Quinn at 1-800-586-5469.

Unbound Conference – The Marian Servants of the Eucharist will host an eight-week Bible study session, “Neal Lozano’s Unbound Conference: Finding Freedom in Christ,” Thursdays, Feb. 21 – April 4, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.,  at the St.

Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    Come to the Well – A free mini-retreat with testimony and prayer, “Come to the Well: Encounter Jesus,” will take place Saturday, Feb. 9, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., at the Our Lady of Mercy Parish Activity Center, 445 Marquette Dr., Baton Rouge. For more information, call 225-773-8936.

    Discalced Carmelites – The Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites will meet on Sunday, Feb. 10, 1:30 p.m., at the Our Lady of Mercy Parish Activity Center in the St. Gabriel Room, 444 Marquette Ave., Baton Rouge. For details, call Ethlyn White at 225-343-3181 or 225-803-3391 or email robert
    white456@att.net.

    Divorce Recovery

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    St. Charbel Healing Mass – A St. Charbel Healing Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, Jan. 22, 6 p.m., at St. Agnes Church, 749 East Blvd., Baton Rouge. For more
    information, call 225-383-4127.

    St. George Mission – Becky Eldredge, author of “Busy Lives and Restless Souls,” will present a mission Monday, Jan. 21 – Wednesday, Jan. 23, 7 p.m., at St. George Church, 7808 Saint George Dr., Baton Rouge. For more information, visit st-george.org or call 225-293-2212.

    Engaged Encounter – A retreat for engaged couples will be held Friday Jan. 25 – Sunday, Jan. 27,

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    Discalced Carmelites – The Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites will meet on Sunday, Jan. 13, 1:30 p.m., at the Our Lady of Mercy Parish Activity Center in the St. Gabriel Room, 444 Marquette Ave., Baton Rouge. For details, call Ethlyn White at 225-343-3181 or 225-803-3391 or email robertwhite456@att.net.

    Martin Luther King Celebration – Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 1140 Hwy. 77, Maringouin, will host a Martin Luther King Day March on Saturday, Jan. 19. The march will begin at 10 a.m. and a program will start at 11 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart Church hall. Dr. Lisa Mims-Devezin,

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    St. Francis Xavier Centennial Mass and Gala – St. Francis Xavier Church, 1120 Myrtle Dr., Baton Rouge, will celebrate its 100th anniversary closing Mass on Sunday, Dec. 30 at 10:30 a.m. Celebrant will be Bishop Michael G. Duca. Festivities will conclude that night with a centennial gala at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel Atrium, 102 France St., Baton Rouge. Speaker will be Lt. General Russell L. Honoré. For more information, call 225-383-3479.

    Theology of the Body Workshop – Brian Butler, executive director and co-founder of Dumb Ox Ministries, will present a workshop for parents and

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    Recovery from Divorce Workshop – A Recovery from Divorce workshop for divorced and separated  people will be held Saturday, Dec. 15, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., at the St. George the Kleinpeter Activity Center, 7808 St. George Dr., Baton Rouge. Workshop attendees can learn about the divorce recovery program, which is based on the workbook “Divorced. Catholic. Now What?” There is no cost for the workshop. To register, email Gretchen Schneider at gretchensburton@gmail.com or Angela Falgoust at afalgoust@staloysiusparish.com.

    Holiday Safety Seminar – The Baton Rouge Police Department will host a holiday safety seminar on Saturday, Dec. 8, 9 a.m. –

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    St. Margaret Advent Mission – Father W. Christ Palladino of the Archdiocese of Boston will present an Advent mission, “Following the Whispers of the Lone Voice,” at St. Margaret Queen of Scotland Church, 30300 Catholic Hall Road, Albany. The mission will be held Sunday, Dec. 2, 6:45 p.m., and Monday, Dec. 3 and Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6 p.m. For more information, call 225-567-3573.

    Women in Spirit Meeting – Dima Ghawi will speak about “From Forced Silence to Loud Purpose” at the Women in Spirit Meeting on Thursday, Nov. 29, noon, at St. Joseph Cathedral, Fourth and Main

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    Holy Ghost Fall Fest – Holy Ghost Church, 507 N. Oak Street, Hammond, will hold its Fall Fest Friday, Oct. 26 – Sunday, Oct. 28. There will be food, entertainment and a trick-or-treat village from 5 – 6:30 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, visit
    hgchurch.org.

    The 177 Project – St. Joseph Church, 255 N. 8th St., Ponchatoula, will present “The 177 Project: Adoration Across the Nation,” on Sunday, Oct. 28. The rosary will be prayed at 6:45 p.m., followed by eucharistic adoration at 7 p.m., and conclude with a concert at 8:15 p.m. Free tickets are

    Read Full Story…

    Coming Events

    Sacred Heart Movie Night  – Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 2250 Main St., Baton Rouge, will host a movie night, “Hand of the Master: The Art and Life of Dom Gregory De Wit,” Saturday, Aug. 18, 5:30 p.m. The artwork of Sacred Heart will be featured in the film. For more information, call 225-387-6671.

    Prayer Service for New Bishop – The Diocese of Baton Rouge will host a prayer service for Bishop-designate Michael G. Duca on the evening before his installation as the sixth bishop of Baton Rouge Thursday, Aug. 23, 7

    Read Full Story…

    St. Paul sponsoring 5K walk/run

    St. Paul Catholic Church and the St. Paul Adult Learning Center are sponsoring a 5K walk/run for literacy awareness Saturday, March 22 on the grounds of the church at 3912 Gus Young Ave., Baton Rouge. Registration opens at 7 a.m., with an 8 a.m. race time scheduled. Awards, refreshments and community awareness activities will follow.

    Organizers said this is the first 5K walk/run to be held in the Eden Park community, which has the highest rate of illiteracy in Baton Rouge.

    The

    Read Full Story…

    Bishop Muench’s 2013 fall schedule

    Sacrament of Confirmation

    Saturday, Sept. 14 St. Francis Xavier, Baton Rouge 5 p.m.

    Saturday, Sept. 21 Our Lady of Prompt Succor/St. Joan of Arc, White Castle 5 p.m.

    Sunday, Sept. 22 St. Gabriel, St. Gabriel 10:15 a.m.

    Tuesday, Sept. 24 St. Mark, Gonzales 7 p.m.

    Tuesday, Oct. 1 St. John the Evangelist, Prairieville 7 p.m.

    Thursday, Oct. 17

    Read Full Story…

Bla