Archdiocese News

Evangelizing youth and making a difference with Catholic Charities on an all new Issues & Faith tonight

Communications • Thu, Jan 29 2015 at 10:52am

Issues & Faith is all new and in the studio tonight at 7:30 on WLAE!

What does it mean to be a contributer to the Bible? We'll sit down with Fr. Maurice Nutt, CssR and Dr. Ansel Augustine, contributors to the new African American Catholic Youth Bible to learn more about their collaboration and this important project focused on...

Archdiocesan News Oracle for 1-28-15

Pastoral Planning and Ministries • Wed, Jan 28 2015 at 7:00am

See attached from Pastoral Planning and Ministries.

Celebrating Catholic Schools Week: Parents say, "It's all about the love"

Karen Baker, Office of Catholic Schools • Tue, Jan 27 2015 at 12:20pm

It’s all about the love.

That’s what parents said when invited to answer the question, “Why Catholic Schools?” They said it in different ways: This school is like my family; the teachers love my children; the principal left soup on my doorstep when I was sick; this school changed my child’s life and gave him...

Catholic schools are incubators of God’s love, teaching

Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond • Tue, Jan 27 2015 at 12:20pm

Clarion Herald – 1/24/15 – English; 1/31/15 – Spanish

Catholic Schools Week (Jan. 25-31) provides a graced opportunity for us to take a step back and reflect on the gift of Catholic education to the family and to the church.
At its heart, a Catholic school is an incubator of God’s love and a vehicle for learning...

Celebrating Catholic Schools Week: Why Catholic Schools?

Dr. Jan Daniel Lancaster • Mon, Jan 26 2015 at 9:37am

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The Archdiocese of New Orleans has been using that question in an ad campaign this month – you may have seen the commercials on TV or heard them on the radio. Some parents, passionate about Catholic education, appeared in our TV commercials to share their answers to that question. Why do they...