Discerning a Vocation in Elementary and Middle School

Discerning a Vocation in Elementary and Middle School

by Seminarian Raney Johnson It might seem too early to begin discerning a vocation in elementary and middle school. Yet, whenever I give a talk…

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St. Joseph Cemetery Updates

St. Joseph Cemetery Updates

By Kate Rhea Catholic cemeteries reflect an affirmation of many beliefs held sacred by the Catholic  faithful. Among those beliefs are the sanctity of all…

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The Catholic Connection Welcomes New Editor

The Catholic Connection Welcomes New Editor

By: John Mark Willcox The Diocese of Shreveport is pleased to welcome Samantha Maiette as the seventh editor of your Catholic Connection. Like so many…

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“Invaluable Collection” Helps to Explain Church Fathers and their legacy.

“Invaluable Collection” Helps to Explain Church Fathers and their legacy.

The Fathers of the Church series, featuring 127 volumes, represents the longest modern publication run of translated works by Church Fathers. Hard-to-find, meticulously translated writings…

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The Life of Sister Maria Smith, D.C.

The Life of Sister Maria Smith, D.C.

by Patti Underwood On Holy Thursday, we in the Diocese of Shreveport and beyond lost a rare treasure, Sister Maria Smith, D.C.  Sister Maria was…

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Praying for the Dead: A Merciful Act

Praying for the Dead: A Merciful Act

Catholics are called by Christ to comfort those who mourn the loss of a loved one. A vigil, the funeral liturgy, and the rite of…

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Faithful Food: Breath of Fresh Air

Faithful Food: Breath of Fresh Air

by Kim Long The sacrament of Confirmation was celebrated recently in our parish. This class has been, well, different. We had some who had been…

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CCNLA and SVdP: Side by Side and Hand in Hand

CCNLA and SVdP: Side by Side and Hand in Hand

by Tiffany Olah, Catholic Charities of North Louisiana At first glance, it may appear that there is a duplication of services in what the Society…

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Your Appeal Helps Provide Priests for Our Future

Your Appeal Helps Provide Priests for Our Future

by John Mark Willcox, Director of Development Our current seminarians who are actively discerning their vocation can continue to count on your Appeal donation to…

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What Are Your God-Given Gifts?

What Are Your God-Given Gifts?

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