Larry Oney knows poor. As the seventh of Bubba Oney’s 11 children, he grew up in Lake Providence in north Louisiana, a member of
Divine Mercy Parish honored its long-time secretary Sherryl Clements with a surprise party, gifts and a cake inside the parish’s church in Kenner for her
“Catholic education is at the heart and mission of the church,” Deacon Drea Capaci read Sept. 22 as a petition at the ground-breaking ceremony
“From Ocean to Ocean,” a pro-life journey of a pilgrim icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa, Poland, will stop Feb. 15-16 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 1908 Short St., in Kenner. Veneration will be Feb. 15 after the 4 p.m. vigil and 5:30 p.m. Latin Masses, and Feb. 16 after the Masses at 7:30, 9 and 10:30 a.m., and 12:30 and 5 p.m.
A crowd of 1,500 people waited anxiously in the dark outside the finally completed Divine Mercy Catholic Church in Kenner Nov. 16, anticipating walking into their new church for the first time. For some, the wait seemed short, considering it took more than three decades to get there.
“What a wonderful night,” Archbishop Aymond told the excited crowd at the rite of dedication Mass. “It is a blessed night as we come together to dedicate and consecrate this parish.”