St. Agnes Lenten Reflections – St. Agnes Church, 749 East Blvd., Baton Rouge, will host “The Last Seven Words of Jesus Crucified” Lenten Reflection on Wednesday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m. Confessions at
5 p.m., Mass at 5:30 p.m. Visit for more information.

Divine Mercy Sunday Celebrations – St. Steven the Martyr Church, 22494 Hwy. 22, Maurepas, will celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday on April 28. The day will begin with confessions at 1:30 p.m., and will include a video on St. Faustina, praise and worship, the Divine Mercy chaplet and Mass at 3:30 p.m. After Mass there will be healing prayers. For more information, call 225-695-6310. The Marian Servants of the Eucharist will celebrate Divine Mercy Sunday April 28, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m., at Holy Ghost Church, 601 N. Oak St., Hammond. The event will include the singing of the Divine Mercy chaplet, veneration of relics of St. Therese of Lisieux and St. Faustina and praying the litany of healing and the rosary. The Marian Servants will offer individual intercessory prayers. For more information, call 985-345-3360.

Women in Spirit – Nancy Zito, executive director and principal of the Gardere Community Christian School, will speak at the Women in Spirit Meeting with complementary lunch Thursday, April 25, noon, at St. Joseph Cathedral, Fourth and Main Streets, Baton Rouge. Women in Spirit is an interfaith program for women seeking to grow in their faith and fellowship. RSVP to or call the Cathedral Office at 225-387-5928.

Life in the Spirit Seminar – The Marian Servants of the Eucharist will present a Life in the Spirit Seminar and Healing Prayer on Saturday, May 18, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., at the Holy Ghost Church Parish Hall, 600 N. Oak St., Hammond. Guest speakers will be Linda Kelley, Dr. Frank Henchy and Father Bill Henry, with music by Reign. To register and for more information, email

Festival of Two Rivers – St. Alphonsus Church, 14040 Greenwell Springs Rd., Greenwell Springs, will host the Festival of Two Rivers, Friday, May 3 – Sunday, May 5. There will be food, live entertainment, Bingo, cash raffle and arts and crafts. For more information, call 225-261-5299 or 225-261-4650.