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 April
Universal:That people may learn to respect creation and care for it as a gift of God.
Evangelization: That persecuted Christians may feel the consoling presence of the Risen Lord and the solidarity of all the Church.
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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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.
PLEASE PRAYFULLY CONSIDER SERVING YOUR CHURCH, FATHER ED AND GOD WITH YOUR SERVICE AS AN ALTAR SERVER. ALL 4TH GRADERS AND UP CONTACT PENNY CANTRELLE FOR MORE INFORMATION
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church would like to make a pictorial directory, but we need many volunteers and a coordinator to work on it. If you would be willing to learn more about the project, please fill out the flyer in the back of Church and give to Father or send it to the rectory. Many services such as calling parishioners, setting up appointments and designing the book on the computer are needed.
Please contact Father Ed if you or someone you know are homebound and would like to receive a visit and communion. Please call Fr. Ed at the rectory 985-764-6503.
BAG OF LOVE
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 email@example.com.
Invite someone back to the Catholic Faith: CatholicsComeHome.org
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Readings for Easter Week
Sunday: ACTS 3:13-15, 17-19; PS 4:2, 4, 7-8, 9; 1 JN 2:1-5A; LK 24:35-48
Monday: ACTS 6:8-15; PS 119:23-24, 26-27, 29-30; JN 6:22-29
Tuesday: ACTS 7:51—8:1A; PS 31:3CD-4, 6 AND 7B AND 8A, 17 AND 21AB; JN 6:30-35
Wednesday: ACTS 8:1B-8; PS 66:1-3A, 4-5, 6-7A; JN 6:35-40
Thursday: ACTS 8:26-40; PS 66:8-9, 16-17, 20; JN 6:44-51
Friday: ACTS 9:1-20; PS 117:1BC, 2; JN 6:52-59
Saturday: 1 PT 5:5B-14; PS 89:2-3, 6-7, 16-17; MK 16:15-20
Sunday: ACTS 4:8-12; PS 118:1, 8-9, 21-23, 26, 28, 29; 1 JN 3:1-2; JN 10:11-18
Additional readings and reflections may be found here or here.
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