Celebrating 25 years of a landmark disabilities law
July marked the 25th anniversary of a piece of federal legislation so significant that the description, "landmark" hardly does it justice.
New uniform honors St. Augustine High tradition
When the St. Augustine High Purple Knights football team steps on the field Aug. 29 at 7:30 p.m. for its football jamboree against Edna Karr at Tad Gormley Stadium, crowds will notice more than new players. The team will debut its new, home uniforms featuring a return to purple helmets and pants.
St. Margaret Mary’s heart has stayed true to Jesus
At the 50th anniversary Mass of St. Margaret Mary Parish in Slidell Aug. 16, Archbishop Gregory Aymond told a packed church that the vibrant parish modeled the spiritual passion displayed by its patroness, St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, a French nun who died in 1690 and had a special devotion to the Sacred Heart of Jesus.
Transformed by our mission experience in Bolivia
We have been blessed by a long tradition of mission coordinators serving our parochial schools and parish religious education programs to promote the Missionary Childhood Association. They have been supported by our archdiocesan Pontifical Mission Societies Office.
St. Clement of Rome celebrates golden anniversary
“50 Years in Christ” is what St. Clement of Rome celebrated Aug. 14 with an anniversary Mass and reception.
It’s not ambulance chasing if it’s for God and kids
In his white cassock and with his gift of Irish blarney, Dominican Father Neal McDermott is one of those oversized religious personalities who always seems to command a room, even one without an ambo.