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Archive for April 2019

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

  Wives and moms, Stop reading this now, and forward it to the men in your life! Men, Mother’s Day is quickly approaching.  We asked around and created a list of 5 gift ideas that are sure to please.  Mark your calendars for May 12, and show the wives and moms in your life how…

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Teacher jobs available at Catholic Schools

Click here to access the documents to apply for jobs in the Catholic Schools of the Diocese of Alexandria. Teaching positions currently available for the 2019-2020 school year: St. Joseph School, Plaucheville: Pre-K, Middle School Math St. Anthony of Padua School, Bunkie: Middle School Science (Grades 5-8) St. Mary’s Assumption School, Cottonport:  5th Grade/Middle School…

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Being Catholic in the Workplace

By Kim Lyons The majority of us are among the population of people who “hold jobs,” particularly, jobs where we are called to engage with other humans in the form of customers, patients, the general public, colleagues, co-workers, bosses, subordinates, the list goes on and on, and stay at home moms are not exempt. We…

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Pregnancy Center expands into Avoyelles parish

The effort to promote life and protect unborn babies in Central Louisiana just got stronger with the opening of the Avoyelles Pregnancy Center on April 9 The site, a 600-sq.-ft. facility located at 115 Ferdinand Street, Suite 3, in Marksville, is a satelite site of the Cenla Pregnancy Center, opened in Alexandria less than two…

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Fr. Peter Faulk, JCL serves as Adjunct Professor of Canon Law

Fr. Peter Faulk, the Judicial Vicar for the Diocese of Alexandria has been nominated to serve as an Adjunct Professor of Canon Law at the Pontifical Institute of Canon Law of the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. This responsibility will entail Fr. Faulk being an academic consultant for the structuring of the curriculum of the new founded…

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Funeral Arrangements for Bishop Emeritus Ronald P. Herzog

The Most Reverend Ronald Paul Herzog, Bishop-Emeritus of the Diocese of Alexandria, passed from this life at CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital on April 12, 2019 after a brief illness. All services will be at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral on Monday, April 22. Visitation will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.  Morning Prayer…

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Bishop Emeritus Herzog passes away

It is with great sadness we announce that Bishop Emeritus Ronald P. Herzog passed away today at the age of 77 after a brief illness. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, April 22 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in Alexandria. Archbishop Gregory M. Aymond will be Principal Celebrant. Eternal…

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