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Stories of the people of our diocese proclaiming the Good News, nurturing new believers, reaching out in loving service, striving for justice, and caring for creation.

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2017 ECW Honored Women (and Bishop)

2017 ECW Honored Women (and Bishop)

from the ECW Honored Women Board The Rt. Rev James B. Brown, IX Bishop of Louisiana The 2nd Presentation of Honored Person of the Year by the Episcopal Church Women ...
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BRPD, other organizations help flood victims relax for a day

BRPD, other organizations help flood victims relax for a day

BRPD, other organizations help flood victims relax for a day BATON ROUGE - The joining of forces between Young Leaders Academy, Trinity Episcopal, St. Likes Episcopal Church, and the Baton ...
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A Commitment to Collaboration

A Commitment to Collaboration

The Jericho Road Episcopal Housing Initiative is a Community Mission Appeal (CMA) grant recipient. Your donation to the CMA fund is helping ministries, like Jericho Road, provide important and life-changing ...
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Loving to Read at St. Augustine's

Loving to Read at St. Augustine’s

St. Augustine's is a Community Mission Appeal (CMA) grant recipient. Your donation to the CMA fund is helping churches, like St. Augustine's, provide important and life-changing community ministry. Click here learn ...
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2017 Gaudet Community Grant Recipients Announced

2017 Gaudet Community Grant Recipients Announced

The Gaudet Committee announced the awarding of seven community grants. The Gaudet Community Grant provides funding for not-for-profit agencies that create, manage, and expand educational opportunities for African American children within ...
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Photo Gallery & Resources: Prison Ministry Conference

Photo Gallery & Resources: Prison Ministry Conference

Facebook Post Feed and Resources from the Conference: One interesting resource from Deacon Charlie deGravell's opening presentation on his 27 years of prison ministry at... Posted by The Episcopal Diocese ...
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Walking to Jerusalem with Christ Church, Covington

Walking to Jerusalem with Christ Church, Covington

by Karen Mackey, Communication Coordinator, Diocese of Louisiana As the last piece of king cake lingered in the kitchen and brightly colored Mardi Gras beads hung from every tree limb ...
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Facebook: New Life for the Altar at All Souls

Facebook: New Life for the Altar at All Souls

Posted by The Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana on Thursday, March 23, 2017 ...
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Facebook: Grace Memorial Lenten Grace Baskets

Facebook: Grace Memorial Lenten Grace Baskets

A ministry during Lent is donating “Grace Baskets”. This is a laundry basket of cleaning supplies that are given to...Posted by Grace Memorial Episcopal Church on Thursday, March 16, 2017 ...
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Facebook: The Flood Work Continues (Grace Church, St. Francisville)

Facebook: The Flood Work Continues (Grace Church, St. Francisville)

The flood relief work at Grace Church, St. Francisville, continues with teams from across the country coming to...Posted by The Episcopal Diocese of Louisiana on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 ...
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Facebook: Grace Church Honduras Mission Trip

Facebook: Grace Church Honduras Mission Trip

Some of the pictures we took in our Grace Mission Trip to Honduras to build Iglesia Cristo Rey, in El Carmen, a small village in San Nicolas, Copán State.Posted by ...
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Saint Anna's Episcopal Church New Orleans – Asset Based Community Development aka “Communion”

Saint Anna’s Episcopal Church New Orleans – Asset Based Community Development aka “Communion”

"When I first heard the phrase “Asset Based Community Development” I rolled my eyes and wondered what that really meant. At this point I have given a couple of talks ...
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Trinity Wall Street Spring 2017 Mission Trip to Louisiana

Trinity Wall Street Spring 2017 Mission Trip to Louisiana

From March 9-12, eight people from Trinity Wall Street returned to New Orleans for a mission trip. They volunteered at St. Mark's, Harvey, to work on projects around the church ...
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Deacons Gather for Fellowship and Ministry Planning

Deacons Gather for Fellowship and Ministry Planning

photograph and article by Deacon Jay Albert, MM On Saturday, March 4, our Diocese of Louisiana deacons gathered for a communal dinner and fellowship at Archdeacon Cindy Obier and her husband ...
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Fashion designer-seamstress hopes class leaves students sewn together | Zachary | theadvocate.com

Fashion designer-seamstress hopes class leaves students sewn together | Zachary | theadvocate.com

If Teresa Day Boatner’s life were a garment, it would have started in California fashion design, be bound in a bodice of flowing gowns and finally hemmed in a classroom in ...
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God's Cooking Pot

God’s Cooking Pot

by the Rev. Craig Dalferes, St. Matthew's, Houma Driving home from school the other day, my 10-year-old son, Joseph, was telling me about what he’s learning about the Solar System.  ...
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Trinity Episcopal | New Orleans Police & Justice Foundation

Trinity Episcopal | New Orleans Police & Justice Foundation

The students at Trinity Episcopal School operate like a well oiled machine when it comes to making sandwiches for their Krewe in Blue! In just 2 hours they made 500 ...
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Christ Church Covington finds new ways to reach community | nola.com

Christ Church Covington finds new ways to reach community | nola.com

"New life is being breathed into the church," Miller said. "We have new faces in the church and people of all ages are coming to Christ Church." Read article here: ...
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Celebrate Epiphany Season One Last Time with King Cake for Mardi Gras – Make Ready The Feast

Celebrate Epiphany Season One Last Time with King Cake for Mardi Gras – Make Ready The Feast

Watch the video here: Celebrate Epiphany Season One Last Time with King Cake for Mardi Gras – Make Ready The Feast Brian Reid, St. George’s Episcopal Church, New Orleans, shared his ...
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A Day of Pentecost Moment

A Day of Pentecost Moment

by Karen Mackey in collaboration with the Rev. Drew Rollins “At St. Alban's Chapel, we focus our energy on hospitality, preaching the Gospel, and music,” remarked the Rev. Andrew “Drew” ...
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