Vergie and Roger Davis of Resurrection of Our Lord Parish in New Orleans East, who recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, have been through
She survived the flood waters of Hurricane Katrina and the Murphy Oil Spill in 2005. Though it took her years longer than her St. Bernard counterparts who joined the Catholic parish in Mandeville, a statue of the Blessed Virgin finally found a new home at Mary Queen of Peace in 2013.
As Hurricane Isaac made its slow descent into New Orleans, I watched from a distance, praying for family and friends in the city
It has been reported that Archbishop Hannan talked his way through police barricades and drove across the 24-mile Causeway bridge across Lake Pontchartrain