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Free Food for Seniors 60+

Through Catholic Charities’ monthly commodity program, Our Lady of Lourdes Church will have distributions on the 4th Friday of each month. The next distribution is:

Friday, September 22, 2017
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM.
Each recipient must meet federal income guidelines. Proof of income and state residency is required.
To find out if you qualify, call (504) 245-7207

CCD Student Mass Attendance Cards

CCD Student Mass Attendance Cards are available in the basket in the gathering area.
Please place the completed cards in the collection basket.

Raffle Tickets and Oyster Festival Goods

Raffle tickets are available in the gathering area. If every family would take at least one book of 10 tickets that would be a great help. T-Shirts, Aprons and Hats are also on sale in the gathering area.

All Young Men & Women 4th Grade and Above!

We are in need of more Altar Servers. This is a great opportunity to serve the Church, to learn more about the Mass, and to grow closer to God with other young men and women.
If you are interested, please call the office for more details.

No Evening Mass On September 19th

Fr. Bryan will be attending the Convocation of Priests from September 19th — 21st. Mass on Tuesday, September 19th, will be held at 8:00 AM. There will be no evening Mass on Tuesday, Sept. 19th, and no Masses on Wednesday and Thursday, September 20th & 21st. Communion services will be offered on Wednesday and Thursday.

New Hours For the St. Bernard Parish Deanery Adoration Chapel

Located next to Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church

Monday - Friday
8:00 AM to 7:00 PM
The Chapel is closed Saturday & Sunday

A Night of Prayer, A Night of Christian Music and A Night of Worship

Pastor Jerry Troxclair of Peace in Prayer Ministries invite all to attend A Night of Prayer, A Night of Christian Music and A Night of Worship on Tuesday September 19th at 6:30 PM at 8201 W. Judge Perez Dr. Chalmette (Click for map)
For more information call Pastor Jerry (504) 919-6625.

Liturgy for Victims and Survivors of Violence

On Sunday October 15th Archbishop Aymond will celebrate the annual liturgy for Victims and Survivors of Violence. If you or someone you know has been affected by violence and would like to participate in this special mass, please call the office.

RCIA

Gathering and Introductory Meeting
Wednesday September 14th at 7:00 PM in the rectory.

Adults considering entering the Catholic Church follow a process known as the RCIA — the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults. If you are interested in learning more about the Catholic Church, either to become a member, or as a Catholic to deepen and enrich your knowledge, RCIA classes will begin September 14th, 2017 at 7:00 PM. All are welcome!
For more information, please call Carol Licciardi at 782-5691.

More information about the RCIA can be found here

Oyster Festival Preparations

Every month, the fair committee will ask each family to donate one item to the Oyster Festival.

Donations requested in September: Par-boiled rice, and Heavy duty paper plates
Additionally, please consider donating any new or “gently” used stuffed animals to the game booths to be used as prizes.

Please leave your donation in the back of the church.