Saint Jane de Chantal Parish

Abita Springs, LA

Ash Wednesday

It's difficult to imagine that Lent is already coming upon us this Wednesday. It also means that Mardi Gras is this Tuesday which will certainly be occupying the time of many, in various pursuits. But come Wednesday, many people will be wanting Ashes. So, here is the...

Mardi Gras Food Drive for the Northshore Foodbank

Mardi Gras Food Drive for the Northshore Foodbank

The Northshore Foodbank, formerly known as the Covington Foodbank, is actively seeking donations of Oatmeal, and Boxed Rice Dinners. So, bring them to the Church or the office as you'd prefer, and we will make sure they get to the Foodbank. As you know this year we've...

Thank You to Deacon Frans and Mrs. Del Labranche

Thank You to Deacon Frans and Mrs. Del Labranche

We had a beautiful Mass and Reception today in Thanksgiving for the 35 years of service of Deacon Frans¬†Labranche. ¬† Thank you Frans, and thank you Del, for your many years of service. ¬† as you know you are always welcome here!    

Septuagisma Sunday

Septuagisma Sunday

This weekend starts the Easter Cycle, with Septuagisma Sunday. 7 Things about Septuagisma Sunday The name Septuagisma comes from the Latin for 70th, which means 70 Days Before Easter. It's not really 70 days before Easter, but it's the 3rd Sunday before Lent, which is...