Abp. Aymond: Archdiocese of New Orleans offers prayers, donations in Harvey’s wake

By Peter Finney Jr. and  Christine Bordelon Archbishop Gregory Aymond has contacted Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston to assure him of

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Harvey’s pounding rains overwhelm Texas

By Rhina Guidos, Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) – Catholic dioceses, including the Archdiocese of New Orleans, and charities are quickly organizing to help in

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Food stamp cuts will increase demands on food banks

 
Federal funds that since 2009 provided about a 5 percent boost in food stamp benefits ended Nov. 1, and that could force Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans and Acadiana to scramble in its attempt to meet an expected increased demand for food.

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