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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Holy Father's Prayer Intentions for December
Christmas, hope for humanity.
That the birth of the Redeemer may bring peace and hope to all people of good will.
That parents may be true evangelizers, passing on to their children the precious gift of faith.

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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.

Fr Edmund AkordorWeekly Bulletin

Letter regarding upcoming memorial Mass

Mass Schedule for the Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)
(Holy Day of Obligation)
Wednesday, December 24 4:00pm Vigil
Thursday, December 25 midnight
Thursday, December 25 10:00am
Mass Schedule for the Solemnity of Mary The Holy Mother of God
(Holy Day of Obligation)
Wednesday, December 31, 6:00pm Vigil
Thursday, January 1, 2015 8:00am
Thursday, January 1, 2015 10:00am

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!!!!!!

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 ReadingsDecember 14-21

Sunday, December 14: Isaiah 61:1-2, 10-11; Luke 1:46-50, 53-54; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24; John 1:6-8, 19-28

Monday, December 15: Numbers 24:2-7, 15-17; Psalms 25:4-9; Matthew 21:23-27

Tuesday, December 16: Zephaniah 3:1-2, 9-13; Psalms 34:2-3, 6-7, 17-19, 23; Matthew 21:28-32

Wednesday, December 17: Genesis 49:2, 8-10; Psalms 72:1-4, 7-8, 17; Matthew 1:1-17

Thursday, December 18: Jeremiah 23:5-8; Psalms 72:1-2, 12-13, 18-19; Matthew 1:18-25

Friday, December 19: Judges 13:2-7, 24-25; Psalms 71:3-6, 16-17; Luke 1:5-25

Saturday, December 20: Isaiah 7:10-14; Psalms 24:1-6; Luke 1:26-38

Sunday, December 21: 2 SM 7:1-5, 8B-12, 14A, 16; PS 89:2-3, 4-5, 27-29; ROM 16:25-27; LK 1:26-38

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