Carol Stephens 225-206-1865/Amanda Berthelot 225-869-5751
Annually in the spring a special celebration is scheduled for couples celebrating their 25th and 50th anniversaries of marriage during the year. Their families are invited to join us as they are honored at Mass and presented with flowers and a gift. The next year’s celebration is May 11, 2024 at the 4:00 pm Mass at St. Joseph.
Donna Rochon 225-869-5751
Parishioners of St. Joseph and Sacred Heart are served through the coordination of the Catholic Daughters of America. Parishioners of St. Michael are served by different neighborhood groups coordinated through the Pastoral Center.
Carol Ann Rome (SM) 562-3219
Connie Loupe (SH) 869-9689
Allison Badeaux (SJ) 869-5751
The Bulletin Board not only provides the place for special announcements and reminders, but can also serve to lift up the hearts and attention of those entering the church for worship.
CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF AMERICA
Regent Regaina Forsythe 206-2465 - Court St. Joseph
Regent Jackie Copponex 225-264-7877 - Court St. Michael
Catholic Daughters is the largest women’s Catholic organization in the world whose motto is “Unity and Charity.” The organization is not only a charitable organization but also embraces God’s love for family and life.
JR. CATHOLIC DAUGHTERS OF AMERICA (JCDA)
Regent Libby Hotard 225-806-0521
The JCDA was founded in 1926 under the CDA. The goal is to help girls enrich their lives through service to others in their church, community and the world. The JCDA motto is “Be useful” with the mandate to “love God, serve others, and live nobly.”
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS
Grand Knight - Barry Weber 869-3125
KC Home 225-869-8184
Join online at KofC.org/JoinUs
The organization was chartered on March 29, 1882 in the state of Connecticut. The Knights of Columbus are Catholic men who signify that the membership embodies knightly ideals of spirituality and service to the Church, country, and fellowmen. The current and past monthly bulletins can be found here.
KNIGHTS OF PETER CLAVER
Grand Knight David Isom 504-231-3077
Knights of Peter Claver were incorporated in Mobile, Alabama on July 12, 1911. The Knights render service to God and His Holy Church, recognize the Fatherhood of God and the brotherhood of man, and assist the hierarchy and the clergy of the Roman Catholic Church.
KNIGHTS OF PETER CLAVER (KPC) LADIES AUXILIARY
Grand Lady Natalie Jones 225-278-1312
KPC Ladies Auxiliary was recognized as a division of Peter Claver in 1926. The purpose is to render service to God and His Holy Church, and to be faithful to His doctrine. The auxiliary also provides mutual aid and assistance to the members, and promotes friendship, unity, and Christian charity.
RIVER ROAD CATHOLICS YOUNG ADULT MINISTRY
Courtney Mistretta 225-933-0628
This ministry aims to connect young adults with Jesus Christ through a peer community. It is full of opportunities to grow closer to God through prayer, worship, community, bible study, service, and friendship. Visit our Facebook page for more information at River Road Catholics YAM or contact Courtney Mistretta.
ST. MICHAEL BINGO/FUND RAISERS
Kathleen Canatella, Karen Poirrier, Judy Petit
Several Bingos are scheduled during the year. Watch te bulletin for details or other fundraisers throughout the year. These fundraisers are dedicated towards the preservation of St. Michael's historic buildings.
Amanda Berthelot 869-5751
This committee was originally formed to help welcome those who are new to our town and now to welcome new parishioners. Packets that contain a church bulletin and directory are given to newcomers.