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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Sacred Heart of JesusPrayers 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 September
Mentally disabled.
That the mentally disabled may receive the love and help they need for a dignified life.
Service to the poor.
That Christians, inspired by the Word of God, may serve the poor and suffering.

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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.

Fr Edmund AkordorWeekly Bulletin

Daily Mass will NOT be held on:
Tuesday, September 23
Wednesday, September 24
Thursday, September 25
Father Edmund will be attending the Annual Convocation of Priests

Fr. Edmund will offer the Sacrament of Reconciliation on Tuesday Sept 16, beginning at 6:00pm in church.

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 ReadingsSeptember 14-21

Sunday, September 14: First reading NM 21:4B-9; PS 78:1BC-2, 34-35, 36-37, 38; Second reading PHIL 2:6-11; Gospel JN 3:13-17

Monday, September 15: Our Lady of Sorrows - First reading 1 Cor 11:17-26, 33; Ps 40; Gospel Jn 19:25-27 or Lk 2:33-35

Tuesday, September 16: Ss Cornelius, pope, and Cyprian, bishop, martyrs - First reading 1 Cor 12:12-14, 27-31A; Ps 10; Lk 7:11-17

Wednesday, September 17: St Robert Bellarmine - First reading 1 Cor 12:31-13:13; Ps 33; Gospel Lk 7:31-35

Thursday, September 18: First reading 1 Cor 15:1-11; Ps 118; Gospel Lk 7:36-50

Friday, September 19: St Januarius; St Theodore of Canterbury- First reading 1 Cor 15:12-20; Ps 17; Gospel Lk 8:1-3

Saturday, September 20: Ss Andrew Kim Taegon, Paul Chong Hasang and Companions - First reading 1 Cor 15:35-37, 42-49; Ps 56; Gospel Lk 8:4-15

Sunday, September 21: First reading IS 55:6-9; PS 145:2-3, 8-9, 17-18; Second reading PHIL 1:20C-24, 27A; Gospel MT 20:1-16A

Additional readings and reflections may be found here or here. Listen to daily readings here.