LENT

SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES

Holy Thursday:March 29- 6:30 PM Mass

Good Friday:March 30- 3:00 PM Word Service

Easter Vigil Mass: March 31- 8:00 PM

 

Easter Sunday Mass: April 1- 8:00 AM & 11:00 AM

The Rosary of the 7 Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary:

FRIDAYS @ 7:45 A.M.

 

“Mary’s Way of the Cross”

Tuesday mornings following 8:30 A.M. Mass

 

Way of the Cross: 

Monday evenings Following 5:30 P.M. Mass

Friday mornings Following 8:30 A.M. Mass

 

St. Anne’s Knights of Columbus

will sell fried fish dinners during Lent beginning on February 16th ending March 23rd. Dinners are $8.00 each.

 

That Man Is You!

Wed. Feb. 14th 6:45PM in the Parish Hall

Session 18:  Step 1 – Honor Your Wedding Vows

 

Dynamic Catholic’s Best Lent Ever

Please join “Sistas of Faith” for a program based on the book “Perfectly Yourself”.  This is the book that was handed out in church during Christmas. If you did not get your book, please call the parish office to register and get a book. For more information please call Kara Kirkpatrick at 962-3103.

February 19th - March 26th

Meeting:  Monday mornings 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Place:      St. Anne Parish Hall—Chapel Room #2

 

A number of church parishes will host Lenten Missions to help enrich the faith lives of Catholics throughout the Diocese during this time of abstinence, prayer and penance.  Here's a look at some of the Lenten Missions you can attend, in alphabetical order by church parish:

"WHY THE CROSS"
Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 4476 Duralde Highway, Duralde
*Monday, February 19-Wednesday, February 21 at 6 p.m.

Monday:  "Did Jesus Have to Die on a Cross to Save Us?"
Tuesday:  "The Cross Itself and What It Means that Jesus Died On It"
Wednesday:  "Living the Cross in Our Lives"

PRESENTER:
Father Chris Cambre

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 "DEVELOPING A RELATIONSHIP WITH JESUS"
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 914 St. John Street, Lafayette
*Monday, February 26 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Billy Massie, Pastor of St. Ann Church in Mamou

"AWAKENING THE PRESENCE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT"
Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist, 914 St. John Street, Lafayette
*Tuesday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
John Listi, Director of Parish Renewal, Evangelization and Youth Ministry, St. Mary Magdalen Church in Abbeville

"RETHINK" DISCUSSION SERIES
Cathedral Hall (next door to the Cathedral)

*February 24 at 6 p.m.
"Exploring the Responsibilities to Those in Need"
                              Discussion Panel:  Bishop Douglas Deshotel and Kim Boudreaux, Executive Director of Catholic Services of Acadiana

*March 3 at 6 p.m.
"Prayer and Spirituality in the Modern World"
               Discussion Panel:  Father Michael Champagne and Mary-Rose Verret, author
and co-founder of "Witness to Love"

*March 24 at 6 p.m.
"Faith and Science"
                     Discussion Panel:  Father Bryce Sibley and Dr. Kathy Allen, State Director
of Black Advocates for Life
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"THE 'YES' OF DISCIPLESHIP"
Holy Cross Church, 415 Robley Drive, Lafayette
*Saturday, April 14-Wednesday, April 18 at 6 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Deacon Keith Strohm, Executive Director of M3 Ministries
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"SUB TUUM PRAESIDIUM" (UNDER YOUR PROTECTION)
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 901 East Elm Street, Crowley
*Monday, March 5-Wednesday, March 7 from 6:30-8 p.m.

The Mission will focus on the Episcopal Motto of the first Bishop of Lafayette, Bishop Jules Jeanmard, "Sub Tuum Praesidium" which is believed to be the Church's earliest prayer to Our Lady. Monday and Tuesday sessions will include discussion, Eucharistic Exposition and Benediction,
and the opportunity for the Sacrament of Penance.  On Wednesday, the Mission will
take place during Holy Mass.

PRESENTER: 
Father Frederick Miller of the Archdiocese of Newark, NJ and noted Marian theologian  
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"ANSWERING THE CALL TO CHRISTIAN DISCIPLESHIP"
Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 818 12th Street, Lafayette
*Monday, March 5-Wednesday, March 7 at 7 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Deacon Roland JeanLouis

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LENTEN PARISH MISSION
Our Lady of the Assumption Church, 410 N. Michaud Street, Carencro
*Monday, February 19 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Sebastian Myladyil, SVD, Pastor of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Lafayette

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"TOTAL CONSECRATION TO JESUS THROUGH MARY"
Our Lady of Mercy Church, 1454 Henderson Highway, Henderson
*Monday, February 19-Thursday, February 22
Rosary at 6:30 p.m.
Lenten Mission from 7-8 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Deacon Cody Miller
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"BUILD ON ROCK, NOT SAND" LENTEN RENEWAL
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, 1303 St. Jude Avenue, New Iberia
*Saturday, February 17 at 5:30 p.m.

Bishop Deshotel will celebrate the 5:30 p.m. Mass and offer his testimony
followed by Adoration, Praise and Worship, Testimonials and Benediction

Healing Ministry and Sacrament of Reconciliation will be available
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"COMMUNITY MISSION:  3 SESSIONS OF PRAYERFUL RELATIONSHIP BUILDING"
Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 1303 St. Jude Avenue, New Iberia
*Wednesday, March 14 from 6-8 p.m.
"Ephesians 5 + Intentional Living"

*Wednesday, March 21 from 6-8 p.m.
"10 Pillars of An Effective Marriage"

*Wednesday, March 28 from 6-8 p.m.
"The Way of the Cross Live Re-Enactment"
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LENTEN WEEKEND RETREAT
Our Lady of Prompt Succor Church Parish Hall, 2409 Coteau Road, New Iberia (Coteau)

Friday, February 23 at 6 p.m. through Sunday, February 25 at 6 p.m.
(Sleep at home, return the next day)

Entire retreat is free and food, drink and snacks will be provided
Open to men and women age 18 and over
Register at http://olpscoteau.com or call 337-369-6993

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"BLACK FAITH MATTERS"
Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, 145 Martin Luther King Drive, Lafayette
*Monday, March 12-Wednesday, March 14 at 7 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Bishop Fernand Cheri, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of New Orleans
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"EVANGELIZATION ALONG THE STREETS OF THE WORLD"
Our Lady of Wisdom Church and Catholic Student Center, 501 East. St. Mary Boulevard, Lafayette
*Monday, March 12-Wednesday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Antonio Speedy of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux

*Friday, March 30 (Good Friday) at 2 p.m.
Living Stations of the Cross in Girard Park
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"THE TRUE FACE OF THE FATHER"
Sacred Heart Church, 708 East Main Street, Ville Platte
*Monday, February 19-Thursday, February 22 at 6 p.m.


PRESENTER:
 Father Guy Desrochers, C.Ss.R
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"ST. MARY PETER AND ST. MARY MAGDALEN"
Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 200 West Main Street, Broussard
*Monday, March 5-Tuesday, March 6 at 6:30 p.m.
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PARISH LENTEN MISSION
St. Anthony Church, 615 Edison Street, Lafayette
*Tuesday, March 20-Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Darrell Kelly of St. Martinville
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"IMMACULATE MARY OF NAZARETH"
St. Bernadette Church, 1112 Saturn Road, Morgan City (Bayou Vista)
Saturday, February 24-Thursday, March 1

PRESENTER:
Father Jim Costigan, Father of Mercy
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"JEANMARD:  LESSONS FROM OUR FIRST BISHOP"
St. Bernard Church, 204 North Main Street, Breaux Bridge
*Tuesday, March 13-Thursday, March 15 at 6 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Michael Richard 
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"KEEP THE MAIN THING, THE MAIN THING"
St. Edmond Church, 4131 West Congress Street, Lafayette
*Sunday, February 25-Tuesday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Ron Hoye
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LENTEN MISSION AND PENANCE SERVICE
St. Edward Church, 175 Ambassador W. Lemelle, New Iberia
Monday, March 12 from 6:30-8 p.m.
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"ESCAPING THE TWILIGHT ZONE:  A CALL TO REPENTANCE AND RENEWAL"
St. Elizabeth Seton Church, 610 Raintree Trail, Lafayette

*Monday, March 12 from 6-7 p.m. (To Live in the Light-A Call to Repentance-Getting Your Priorities Straight)
*Tuesday, March 13 from 6-7 p.m. (Leaving the Twilight Zone-Willingness to Abandon the Old, Seeing the Truth & Light, Growing in Wisdom, Becoming Holy)
*Wednesday, March 14 from 6-7 p.m.
 (Illuminating the Twilight Zone-Lighting the Candle-The Desire to be Created Again by the Power of God's Holy Spirit-Trusting the Lord)

PRESENTER:
Deacon Art Bakeler
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"LEADING DURING CHALLENGING TIMES"
St. Joseph Church, 232 De Porres Street, Broussard
*Monday, March 19-Wednesday, March 21 at 7 p.m.
Musical prelude at 6:45 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Charles Smith

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"SPIRITUAL HEALING:  THE EUCHARISTIC PRINCIPLES OF THE SPIRITUAL LIFE"
St. Joseph Church, 117 South Main Street,  Loreauville
Our Lady of Victory Church, 120 Daigre Street, Loreauville

 *Monday, February 26-Thursday, March 1

 Four-Night Lenten Mission, choice of morning or evening sessions, followed by a social after the final evening session

Morning Session:  9-10 a.m. at Our Lady of Victory Church 
Evening Session:  6:30-7:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Church

Confessions will be heard during each session at both churches

PRESENTER:
Father Emmerich Vogt, OP
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"I THIRST"
St. Jules Church, 116 St. Jules Street, Lafayette
* Tuesday, March 13-Wednesday, March 14 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
*March 13-14    Bishop Emeritus Sam Jacobs of the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux


                         (On March 12 at 6:30 p.m. St. Jules will host its 4th Annual Lenten Healing Service with Eucharistic Adoration and Benediction)

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"LENT IN THE SERMONS OF POPE ST. LEO THE GREAT"
St. Leo the Great Church, 300 West Alexander Street, Lafayette
*Monday, March 5-Wednesday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m.


Child care (ages 2-10) will be available in the Church Hall

PRESENTER:
Father Clinton Sensat, Pastor of St. Thomas More in Eunice
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LENTEN PARISH MISSION
St. Martin de Porres Church, 100 Chaisson Street, Scott
*Tuesday, February 20 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Sebastian Myladiyil, SVD

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"COME BE RENEWED IN JESUS"
St. Mary Magadalen Church, 300 Pere Megret Street, Abbeville
 *Monday, February 26, March 5 and March 12

Lenten Mission Evenings Begin with 6:30PM Mass and Homily 

Three Consecutive Monday Evening Masses with Homilies and a Focus on Being Renewed in the Love and Mercy of Jesus

 PRESENTERS:
* Feb 26th     Father Keith LaBove of St. Patrick Church, Lafayette     
* Mar 5th        Father Hampton Davis of Our Lady Queen of Peace, Lafayette
* Mar 12th    Father Brian Harrington of Our Lady of Prompt Succor, Coteau
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'REKINDLING THE FIRE"
St. Mary Mother of the Church, 419 Doucet Road, Lafayette
*Monday, March 5-Wednesday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Jack Conley, C.P. of the Diocese of Houston, TX

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"LIFT UP HOLY HANDS FOR THE GIFT OF FAITH"
St. Paul the Apostle Church, 326 Washington Street, Lafayette
*February 18 at 11 a.m.
*February 19-21 at 7 p.m. with praise and worship at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Roy Lee of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee

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"NEW BEGINNINGS, BACK TO BASICS"
St. Pius X Church, 201 East Bayou Parkway, Lafayette
*Monday, February 26-Thursday, March 1 from 7-8:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Deacon Glen and Linda Harmon
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LENTEN MISSION
St. Rita Church, 1006 St. Rita Highway, Catahoula
*Sunday, February 18-Tuesday, February 20 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Videos by Bishop Fulton Sheen and Bishop Robert Barron
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"MERCIFUL GOD, I WILL PRAISE YOU"
St. Rose of Lima Church, 2184 Bushville Highway, Cecilia
*Tuesday, March 6-Wednesday, March 7 at 6:30 p.m.

PRESENTER:
Father Anthony Anala, SVD, Pastor of St. Joseph the Apostle Church in Lafayette