Last weekend we covered why the Eucharist is the “source” of the Christian Life. This weekend we are covering why the Eucharist is the “summit” of the Christian Life. I think the language the Church uses here is really
Sometimes it might seem that Catholics, and especially Louisiana Catholics, worship Mary. After all, she is the Mother of God and entirely sinless. Why, then, does the Catechism strongly state that devotion to Mary should never be equal to
Meals on Wheels Driver Wanted Do you want to give back to our community, but aren’t sure where to start? Can you donate two hours one day a month? Our Broussard Council on Aging needs your help. The Meals on Wheels program is in need of drivers to deliver a hot and nutritional meal to the doorsteps of our homebound seniors in our Broussard community. If this is something you are interested in and would like more information, please contact Charles Brickner at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 337-344-9701.
Come and Celebrate the Centennial of the Diocese of Lafayette! Fȇte-Dieu du Vermilion, Eucharistic Boat Procession up the Vermilion River, will take place on the Feast of the Assumption, Wednesday, August 15. All are invited to a Mass in French at 8am at St. Mary Magdalene Catholic Church in Abbeville to begin the day. Bishop Glen Provost of the Lake Charles Diocese will preside and give the homily. At the end of Mass there will be a procession from Church with the Blessed Sacrament and a statue of Mary across the draw bridge to River front Restaurant (503 W. Port St.). At 10:00 am 121 boats will embark in procession (one for each parish of the Diocese) and make their way up Bayou Vermilion to Lafayette.