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Summer Camp!

Thursday, May 16th, 2019

Joey Travolta, special educator and film maker and his crew of professionals teach students age 9-28 the art of film  making from concept to creation.  In 2 weeks, campers  learn everything from script development, pitching an idea, lighting, directing, acting, editing, animation, and shoot a digital short film. The program is inclusive to typical kids as well as those with special needs […]

This Week’s Gospel Message

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

This week’s Gospel message for Sunday, May 19th is from John 13:31-33a, 34-35. “Jesus said, . . . ‘My children, I will be with you only a little while longer. I give you a new commandment: love one another. As I have loved you, so you also should love one another. This is how all […]

Honoring Mom

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

MOTHER’S DAY SPIRITUAL BOUQUET Our Mother’s Day Novena will begin on Sunday, May 12th and continue through Monday, May 20th. If you would like to enroll your mother, living or deceased, envelopes and cards are available by the doors of the Church. Please return the large envelope either to the Church Office or place it […]

Church Decorators Wanted!

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

The altar will be decorated beginning at 9 AM on Holy Saturday, April 20th. If you are able to help, please join us. It generally takes us about two hours. Please contact Rosemary Russell at rosemarymrussell@nullgmail.com if you have any questions.

This Week’s Gospel Message

Thursday, March 21st, 2019

This Week’s Gospel Message for Sunday, March 24th is from Luke 13:1-9. “Jesus said to [the people] in reply, ‘Do you think that because these Galileans suffered in this way they were greater sinners that all other Galileans? . . . Or those eighteen people who were killed when the tower at Siloam fell on […]

Food Insecurity and Lent

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

 The following talk was delivered on the First Sunday of Lent by Parishioner and Parish Advisory Council Chair, Mr. Mike Bruno. Our parish is one of the biggest supporters of the Office of Concern so as we begin Lent, let’s take a look at the problem of food insecurity. Anne Frank once said “Hunger is […]

OLMC Celebrates Black History

Monday, February 11th, 2019

February is Black History Month and throughout the month OLMC will feature stories from the rich tradition, and at times hidden history, of Black Catholics in the United States and around the world. St. Augustine Catholic Church of New Orleans was founded in 1841 under the episcopacy of Bishop Antoine Blanc, who later served as […]

Saint Spotlight

Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

Saint Agatha, Virgin and Martyr (Memorial) – Agatha died in Sicily during the Decian persecution (249-251). It is alleged that she was sent to a brothel to force her to give up her faith. When this failed, she was tortured and died in prison. Her intervention was credited with stilling the eruption of Mount Etna […]

Feast Day

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019 we read Acts 22:3-16; Mark 16:15-18.  The Conversion of Saint Paul the Apostle (Feast) – Paul’s conversion was a turning point in the history of the early Church. It was cause for celebration that a persecutor became a follower of Christ and later a teacher of the nations. (Source: Living With […]

Ways of Giving

Thursday, January 17th, 2019

Gift Cards to various supermarkets and retailers are available for purchase in the Narthex Office on Sundays after the 10 AM Mass and in the Academy Office during school hours. The Academy receives a percentage of sales at no additional cost to you!

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