Robert W. Muench, Bishop of Baton Rouge, has called for Catholics in the diocese to pray, reflect and fast during the coming week "so that we may gain wisdom and courage to become personally and communally involved in building bridges across everything that divides us to become better brothers and sisters to each other." Read his full statement ».
Are you being called to serve the Lord during the Sacred Liturgy? Have you considered the ministry of altar server? This is an important ministry serving in the sanctuary at the Altar of Christ during the sacrifice of the Mass. All parishioners are eligible and encouraged to volunteer for this ministry including men, women and children. If you are in the 4th grade or above, please think and pray about this situation. Remember adults, you too can serve in this capacity. Please watch the moving video feature on this page about the ministry of Altar Server. You can sign up for this ministry online ».
During this Year of Mercy, the Catholic Commentator has featured the Daughters of Charity's mission at the leprosarium in Carville. Read the article »
Parishioners can sign up online to serve our parish community in one of our many wonderful ministries. See the "Ministry" section in the main navigation to explore the many ministries offered at St. Gabriel and Sacred Heart parishes. You can visit the Stewardship of Ministry page when you are ready to make a commitment to the serving ministries of Jesus Christ and His church.