The tenth chapter of the Gospel of St. Matthew underscores the cost and requirements of proclaiming Jesus’s message to the Church. “One’s enemies will be those of his own household,” is the stark reality Christ presents those of us who would preach that gospel message. Those passages have become prescient in light of the recent forced resignation of House Chaplain, Fr. Patrick Conroy, S.J., by House Speaker and self-proclaimed devout [...]
Please Join us to commemorate the Centenary of the 1916 rising with Mass and Commemoration ceremony. A reading of the Proclamation of Independence will take place. The event will take place on April 23rd at 12 noon, at St. Alphonsus Cultural Center.
Celtic Bayou Festival, focuses on preserving and celebrating all aspects of Irish, Irish American and other Celtic cultures while instilling an appreciation of this heritage in current and future generations. A family friendly event, the festival will be held in Lafayette with future plans of hosting an Irish Parade. The inaugural festival, which will take place March 11th & 12th 2016, is sure to entertain with performances by traditional Celtic [...]