The Week at St. Agnes
The Altar Society will host a Crochet/Sewing Gathering on Saturday, April 1st at 12:00Noon in the Marquette Activity Center. The purpose of this gathering is to make prayer blankets. All parishioners are invited to join. Refreshments will be served. A basket will be placed in back of church if anyone has any extra fabric, yarn, thread, etc. they would like to donate, please drop it off in the basket or you can bring it to the rectory office.
JOIN OUR PARISH COUNCIL
The following Parish Council positions are up for election.
Vice President Worship
Parish Life Religious Education and Formation
Member At Large - Seat 3
Member At Large - Seat 4.
If you would like to nominate someone for any of these positions please contact the Rectory Office by April 1st. Parish Council meetings are held on the first Tuesday of the month and meet August through May in the Rectory meeting room. Candidates should be practicing Catholics of St. Agnes Parish who possess a sincere interest in the growth and development of the parish. Duties include representation for and communication with the parish organizations that fall under their committee.
For more information please contact the Rectory. 833-3366
GOLDEN WEDDING ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Are You Celebrating Your Golden Wedding Anniversary This Year??
The Archdiocesan Golden Wedding Anniversary Celebration will take place on
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Philip Neri Church, in Metairie.
PLEASE NOTE: This celebration will not be a Mass, but a Prayer Service.
Attendance of Mass for Sunday obligation will have to be met within one's Parish.
Please call the rectory at 833-3366 to register.
All participants must register through your church parish.
THE DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION IS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2017.
ST. AGNES CONFIRMATION
Our St. Agnes Parish eleventh graders will make their Confirmation on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 4:00p.m.
with Bishop Fernand Cheri officiating. A reception will follow in the Marquette Activity Center for the Confirmation Candidates and their Families. Please keep our Confirmation Candidates in your prayers.
The Confirmation retreat will be held NEXT SATURDAY, January 14, 2017 from 9:00am - 12:00 noon.
Rehearsal for Confirmation is on Sunday, March 5th after 11am Mass.
ATTENTION ST. AGNES CLASS OF 1967!!
A 50 year reunion for the class of 1967 is planned for March 25th in the Marquette Center at St. Agnes.
We are asking that everyone attend 4:00 p.m. mass at St. Agnes.
After mass the reunion will be held in the Marquette Center from 5:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Please contact any of the following:
Paul Hasney: firstname.lastname@example.org
Brenda Dessauer: email@example.com
Ric Rodriguez: firstname.lastname@example.org
Mike Fisher: email@example.com
PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!
OUR ST. VINCENT De PAUL FOOD BANK NEEDS YOUR HELP!!!!
As we get ready for Thanksgiving and Christmas, it is that time again to help St. Agnes' St. Vincent de Paul Society refurbish their food bank. In order to help those in need, they will need to fill their food bank back up. Any help you can give them with non-perishable foods or even monetary donations so that they can purchase the foods, please do so. There is a bin in back of church where you can drop off your non-perishables. Monetary donations can be dropped off in the collection basket. Thanks again for your help!
MONEY MANAGEMENT CLASS
Sponsored by the Catholic Foundation
Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University
St. Catherine of Siena
105 Bonnablel Blvd., Metairie, LA
Thursdays @ 7:00pm - Starting September 15, 2016 for
Online Registration: or use the following url - https://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/classes/1021381/atid/l In
ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS LAUNCHES
"WHERE Y'AT?" MASS FINDER APP
Where Y'at? Just like stopping by "ya mamma n'dems, you're always welcome home to the house of the Lord! With 118 Catholic parishes and mission churches in the Archdiocese of New Orleans, many visitors and locals alike often find themselves asking for the location of the nearest church or wondering what church has a Mass time that can fit their schedules. Now, they need look no further than a few swipes with the Archdiocese of New Orleans "Where Y'at?" Mass Finder App. The free app available on iTunes and in the Android Market allows users to quickly search for a nearby Catholic Church by GPS location within the eight civil parishes of the Archdiocese of New Orleans or by time of day they wish to attend a Mass. In addition, the app offers easy access to local and world Catholic news, push notifications of daily readings and special updates from the Archdiocese at their fingertips. With this app, no matter "Where Y'at," users will be able to find a Mass time and church in the Archdiocese of New Orleans. To download the free "Where Y'at" app, visit the iTunes store or Android Market and search "Where Y'at".
EMERGENCY SICK CALL SERVICE
FOR AFTER-HOURS USE ONLY!!!!!
We now have an after-hours answering service available to use in the event an SICKNESS RELATED EMERGENCY
please call 504-830-4504
We hope this helps us to more efficiently get to our parishioners a little faster.