Prayers to the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Novena to the Sacred Heart of Jesus
Doctrinal Foundation of Devotion to the Sacred Heart
Prayers to Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Additional Prayers and Devotions
Saint of the Day
Holy Father's Prayer Intentions for August
Refugees. That refugees, forced by violence to abandon their homes, may find a generous welcome and the protection of their rights.
Oceania. That Christians in Oceania may joyfully announce the faith to all the people of that region.
Archbishop Aymond delivers regular video messages to the people of the Archdiocese of New Orleans and beyond. Watch his v–log at www.archtube.org.
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Never miss Mass while you're out of town: masstimes.org
Going on vacation? Visit a shrine: catholicshrines.net
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.
No 6:00PM Mass on August 17.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Invite someone back to the Catholic Faith: CatholicsComeHome.org
Information from the US Conference of Catholic Bishops may be found here
CYO updates click here
Readings for August 17-24
Sunday August 17: First reading
Is 56:1, 6-7; Ps 67:2-3, 5, 6, 8; Second reading Rom 11:13-15, 29-32; Gospel Mt 15:21-28
Monday, August 18: First reading Ez 24:15-23; Response Dt 32:18-19, 20-21; Gospel Mt 19:16-22
Tuesday, August 19: First reading Ez 28:1-10; Response Dt 32:26-27AB, 27CD-28, 30, 35CD-36AB; Gospel Mt 19:23-30; Ps 23:1-3A
Wednesday, August 20: Memorial of Saint Bernard, Abbot and Doctor of the Church - First reading
Ez 34:1-11; 3B-4, 5, 6; Gospel Mt 20:1-16
Thursday, August 21: Memorial of Saint Pius X, Pope - First reading
Ez 36:23-28; Ps 51:12-13, 14-15, 18-19; Gospel Mt 22:1-14;
Friday, August 22: Memorial of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary - First reading
Ez 37:1-14; Ps 107:2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9; Gospel Mt 22:34-40
Saturday, August 23: First reading Ez 43:1-7AB; Ps 85:9AB and 10, 11-12, 13-14;Gospel Mt 23:1-12
Sunday, Augsut 24: First reading IS 22:19-23; PS 138:1-2, 2-3, 6, 8; Second reading ROM 11:33-36; Gospel MT 16:13-20
Additional readings and reflections may be found here or here.
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