Help Second Harvest with Food Donations
Pentecost novena celebrated across archdiocese
A nine-day novena in preparation for the Holy Spirit descending on the Catholic Church on Pentecost Sunday will be held May 15-23 at a different church nightly in the Archdiocese of New Orleans.
Their cup runneth over
A famous cinematic scene would come to mind whenever Eileen Capritto and her husband biked to Mass at St. Pius X Church with their flock of children.
As the Capritto brood cycled along Lakeshore Drive from their house on Turquoise Street, the riders in the front would pass along alerts of road hazards – such as glass – in a sing-song chant that ultimately reached those bringing up the rear.
Order of St. Louis to be awarded to 240 on May 3
Some 240 laypersons who have devoted themselves to the work of the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of New Orleans will be awarded the Order of St. Louis IX Medallion in ceremonies May 3.
New pastors, parochial vicars announced for 2015
In order to provide pastoral care for the people of God in the Archdiocese of New Orleans, Archbishop Aymond has made the following appointments:
An immigrant’s love for those following in his path
Danilo Perojo, 76, has this special relationship with time. When he lived in his native Cuba in the late 1960s – about a decade after Fidel Castro had overturned the Batista regime and nationalized all foreign investments – Perojo worked for the former IBM that sold most of the time clocks used by Cuban workers to punch in each morning.