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Supper with the Seminarians — Simmesport

Please join us for Supper with the Seminarians for the Avoyelles Deanery set for Friday, July 26 at Christ the King Church in Simmesport, LA. Father Louis Sklar, director of vocations, and the seminarians of our diocese will prepare and serve dinner. This year’s event will begin at 5:00 p.m. This all you can eat…

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Supper with the Seminarians — Winnsboro

Please join us for Supper with the Seminarians for the Avoyelles Deanery set for Friday, July 26 at Christ the King Church in Simmesport, LA. Father Louis Sklar, director of vocations, and the seminarians of our diocese will prepare and serve dinner. This year’s event will begin at 5:00 p.m. This all you can eat…

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Supper with the Seminarians — Alexandria

Please join us for Supper with the Seminarians for the Avoyelles Deanery set for Friday, July 26 at Christ the King Church in Simmesport, LA. Father Louis Sklar, director of vocations, and the seminarians of our diocese will prepare and serve dinner. This year’s event will begin at 5:00 p.m. This all you can eat…

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Supper with the Seminarians — Campti

Please join us for Supper with the Seminarians for the Avoyelles Deanery set for Friday, July 26 at Christ the King Church in Simmesport, LA. Father Louis Sklar, director of vocations, and the seminarians of our diocese will prepare and serve dinner. This year’s event will begin at 5:00 p.m. This all you can eat…

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Clergy assignments, effective July 1, 2019

Father Walter Ajaero, appointed Pastoral Administrator of Church of the Little Flower, Evergreen and its mission church. Father Gus “Dutch” Voltz, appointed Pastoral Administrator of Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Campti and its missions. Father Joseph Desimone, appointed  Pastoral Administrator of Immaculate Conception Church, Dupont Father Anthony Dharmaraj, MSFS, reappointed Pastoral Administrator of…

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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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