Archdiocese News

The Inaugural Second Collection for Catholic Schools Tuition Assistance is this weekend

Communications • Fri, Jan 23 2015 at 2:46pm

Below is the text of Archbishop Gregory Aymond's letter introducing the Second Collection for Catholic Schools. For more information about the collection click here. To make a gift to the Tuition Assistance Fund click here and be sure to select Catholic Schools - Tuition Assistance.

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ,

As we begin the...

Archdiocesan News Oracle for 1-21-15

Pastoral Planning and Ministries • Thu, Jan 22 2015 at 7:56am

See attached from Pastoral Planning and Ministries.

Pro-life generation gathers in Washington, DC for the March for Life 2015!

Communications • Wed, Jan 21 2015 at 9:45am
March4life 2015 photo

Last night, Archbishop Gregory Aymond lead over 2000 young Catholics in prayer as they arrived safely in Washington, DC in advance of the 2015 March for Life.

A delegation of 500 teens from the Archdiocese of New Orleans plus other local school delegations and others from around the state will spend today touring the nation's capital and...

Even today, we can turn to Mary for prompt help

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Mon, Jan 19 2015 at 11:44am

Clarion Herald – 1/20/15 – English; 1/27/15 – Spanish

Archbishop Gregory Aymond delivered the following homily Jan. 8 at the National Shrine of Our Lady of Prompt Succor on the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans.
Certain events change the course of human history. Sometimes those events are accomplished in a...

Archbishop Kurtz Urges All To Pray, Act for Human Dignity in Message for Martin Luther King Jr. Day

USCCB • Fri, Jan 16 2015 at 12:13pm

WASHINGTON—Communities should strive to live the words of Martin Luther King Jr., to move “from the quicksand of racial injustice to the solid rock of human dignity,” said Archbishop Joseph E. Kurtz of Louisville, Kentucky, president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, in a message for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, which...