Monthly Archives: November 2012

Sacred Heart Youth Helped Homeless

The Sacred Heart of Jesus Life Teen youth took on the “Give it Away Now! – Shelter the Homeless” project by pledging 16 service hours and collecting 235 items for the Society of St. Vincent de Paul to serve the poor and needy in our community.

St. Paschal Held Rosary for Peace

The Rosary Group at St. Paschal CHURCH in West Monroe gathered to pray the rosary for peace on Oct. 13, 2012.

St. Joseph Church, Zwolle Held Special Rosary

On October 17, the Council of Catholic Women of St. Joseph Church in Zwolle held the first of two special rosaries scheduled to honor our Blessed Virgin Mary. These ladies came together in prayer for America led by Opal Leone. From left to right seated, Jewel Procell, Marie Corley and Edna Myles. Standing front row L-R: Annie Ezernack, Mildred Craig, Mary Remedies, Valarie Sepulvado, Opal Leone, Henrietta Blake, Merlie Procell, Iva Lee Meshell, Carolyn Rivers, Sandra Sepulvado, Vickie Meshell and Emma Sepulvado. Back row L-R: Rosemary Ebarb, Betty Ebarb, Mary Ertel, Merle Rivers, Valda Sepulvado, Rita McComic, Linda Champion, Rose Procell, Ella Garcie, Catherine Sepulvado and Bertie Malmay. Not pictured, Felicia Whitlow.

Hispanic Celebration for Christ the King

There was a Hispanic celebration for the Feast of St. Michael the Archangel at the 3:00 Mass on September 30 at Christ the King CHURCH. The Mariarchi band did a fantastic job with the music at the Mass. The celebrant was Fr. Rigoberto Betancurt.

Catholics Honored for Philanthropy

Margaret Green

John and Lynne Manno

Yesterday, the 21st Annual Philanthropy Day in Shreveport, honored three area Catholics. John and Lynne Manno were recognized as Outstanding Philanthropists and Margaret Furrh Green was honored as the Outstanding Volunteer Fundraiser. Congratulations to these fine representatives of what is good about giving within our diocese.

Seminarian Contact Information

Many of our churches have asked for a downloadable version of our seminarians’ mailing addresses so they can send them Christmas and birthday cards.

Click here to download an 8.5 x 11 printable version of the page shown below.