Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church 401 Spruce St. Norco, LA 70079 985-764-6503
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church Norco, Louisiana
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Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Doctrinal Foundation of Devotion to the Sacred Heart

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Saint of the Day

Holy Father's Prayer Intentions for October
That the Lord may grant peace to those parts of the world most battered by war and violence.
World Mission Day.
That World Mission Day may rekindle in every believer zeal for carrying the Gospel into all the world.

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Join in Adoration
Jesus Christ is present in the Eucharist. Please consider committing one hour on Mondays to the Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. To schedule, please call the SH Rectory. St. Charles Borromeo Church in Destrehan also invites anyone to participate in 24 hour Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. Please call the Rectory at SCB if you would be interested in committing to a time 985-764-6383.

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If you would like to contribute a fresh flower arrangement in memory of a loved one or for a special occasion for the Main Altar, Blessed Virgin Mary, or Holy Family, please contact Carole at the rectory 764-6503 to see if the date
is available. You are responsible for purchasing the flowers and delivery. The dates generally run from Saturday to Saturday.

Please contribute to the BAG OF LOVE campaign as we will make a fall trip to the Ozanam Inn to deliver them. Envelopes are available in the back of Church.

The Food Pantry is in need of all items especially breakfast items, red beans & rice, peanut butter & jelly, spaghetti and noodles, canned tuna, potted meats and chicken. Please check the expiration date. Please bring to rectory or leave in foyer of Church. THANK YOU!!!!!!

NOLA Needs Peace
Take action to stand up against the projected new Planned Parenthood abortion center in New Orleans. More information and action items available here.

We invite all children to join us in the Children's Choir every 2nd Sunday at 10:00AM Mass with practice beginning at 9:15AM. For more information please contact Caroline Bleakley at

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Readings for Scripture ReadingsOctober 19-26

Sunday, October 19: IS 45:1, 4-6; PS 96:1, 3, 4-5, 7-8, 9-10; 1 THES 1:1-5B; MT 22:15-21

Monday, October 20:
Eph 2:1-10; Ps 100; Lk 12:13-21

Tuesday, October 21:
Eph 2:12-22; Ps 85; Lk 12:35-38

Wednesday, October 22: St John Paul II - Eph 3:2-12; Is 12:2-3, 4BCD, 5-6; Lk 12:39-48

Thursday, October 23: St John of Capistrano - Eph 3:14-21; Ps 33; Lk 12:49-53

Friday, October 24: St Anthony Mary Claret - Eph 4:1-6; Ps 24; Lk 12:54-59

Saturday, October 25: The Six Welsh Martyrs and their companions - Eph 4:7-16; Ps 122; Lk 13:1-9

Sunday, October 26 : EX 22:20-26; PS 18:2-3, 3-4, 47, 51; 1 THES 1:5C-10; MT 22:34-40

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