Bishop Leonard Olivier Dies, Rites Slated
Friday, 21 November 2014 07:31

WASHINGTON, DC -- His Excellency, The Most Reverend Leonard J. Olivier, SVD, 91, retired Auxiliary Bishop of Washington, DC and a native of Lake Charles, died on Wednesday, Nov. 19. Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington, will celebrate a Funeral Mass for Bishop Olivier at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 24, in the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle. Bishop Olivier will be returned to Lake Charles afterward and Bishop Glen John Provost will be the celebrant of a Mass of Christian Burial at noon on Saturday, November 29, in Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Bishop Olivier's home parish.  Interment will following immediately in Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Second Annual Respect 
Life Dinner Jan. 13
Thursday, 20 November 2014 00:00

LAKE CHARLES – The Second Annual  Diocese of Lake Charles Respect Life Dinner, which aids Rachel’s Vineyard, The Gabriel Project, and diocesan youth pilgrims to the National March for Life, is Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015 in the Buccaneer Room of the Lake Charles Civic Center.

Fr. James Miles Laid to Rest in Baltimore
Thursday, 06 November 2014 14:28

LAKE CHARLES – The Mass of Resurrection was celebrated for Rev. James C. Miles, 69, a priest of the Diocese of Lake Charles, on Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Shrine of the Little Flower in Baltimore, Md.

December at the Cathedral
Monday, 03 November 2014 12:00

LAKE CHARLES -- Father Rommel Tolentino, pastor of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, has announced a number of events in the month of December at the Cathedral.

November Prayer Intentions
Friday, 31 October 2014 23:00

The prayer intentions of Pope Francis and Bishop Glen John Provost for the month of November

Bishop Provost Meets Pope Francis
Thursday, 23 October 2014 23:00

ROME – Bishop Glen John Provost recently attended the ordination of Diocese of Lake Charles seminarian Ruben Villarreal as a transitional deacon during a liturgy at the Pontifical North American College, where Deacon Villarreal is studying theology. While in Rome, Bishop Provost also met His Holiness, Pope Francis.

82nd Seminary Burse Established
Monday, 20 October 2014 07:00

LAKE CHARLES – Contributions donated to fund seminary burses have now breached the $1.6 million mark with the establishment of a burse in the name of Benedict XVI by Jared and Jennifer Watson. With the new burse, the 82nd such donation, the total amount invested to assist in paying education expenses for men studying for the priesthood for the diocese stands at $1,602,779.78.

Deacon Villarreal One of 43 Ordained by Cardinal Wuerl
Friday, 03 October 2014 08:54

ROME – Cardinal Donald Wuerl recently ordained 43 seminarians from the Pontifical North American College in Rome as deacons, including Deacon Ruben Villarreal, a seminarian of the Diocese of Lake Charles. Bishop Glen John Provost concelebrated the liturgy with Cardinal Wuerl and bishops of other dioceses whose seminarians were also ordained. The cardinal reminded the new deacons to always be open to God and to live their new ministry with joy.

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