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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, November 17, 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

Thanksgiving Baskets

OLOL will be offering Thanksgiving baskets for our Parishioners in need. If you, or someone you know, would like to be included, please contact the church office to submit your information.

If you would like to donate non-perishable items for the basket, please place them in the gathering area.


  • Boxed stuffing
  • Canned pumpkin
  • Canned soups and stews
  • Canned sauces
  • Canned chicken or other meats
  • Canned beans and vegetables
  • Cooking oils
  • Dried beans
  • Diced tomatoes
  • Flour
  • Nuts
  • Oatmeal
  • Peanut butter
  • Pasta
  • Rice
  • Tomato Sauce
As always, monetary donations are greatly appreciated as well. Please place any monetary donations in an envelope and drop it in the weekly collection marked “Thanksgiving basket.”

Office Closure

The office will close for Thanksgiving at noon on Wednesday, November 22nd, and will re-open for regular business hours on Monday, November 27th.

Book of Life

In November, we are called in a special way to remember "our brothers and sisters who have fallen asleep in the hope of the resurrection" (Eucharistic Prayer II). Please add the names of your deceased loved ones to the Book of Life placed on the altar.

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.

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.

Hurricanes Harvey & Irma Relief

Click here to read Archbishop Aymond's letter regarding Hurricane Harvey

Archbishop Aymond and many parishes in our archdiocese are accepting both goods and monetary donations to aid the relief of victims of Hurricane Harvey.
For information on how to donate goods as well as monetary donations, click here.

Catholic Charities is also accepting monetary donations to assist in the recovery efforts.

To make a monetary donation via Catholic Charities, click here

Donations for Hurricane Irma relief can be sent to the address below. Please see Archbishop Aymond's letter to the left for more information.

Archdiocese of New Orleans
Hurricane Irma Relief
7887 Walmsley Avenue
New Orleanse, LA 70125