Song and Spirit

The Bingen Society of the Arts at the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist and the Acadiana Center for the Arts present Song and Spirit: A Conversation on Music and Transcendence — November 18, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Cathedral Hall – 914 St. John Street

 Dr. Gerd Wuestemann, classical guitarist and director of the Acadiana Center for the Arts and Sasha Massey, popular jazz and opera vocalist will perform some of their favorite pieces and will take part in an intimate discussion about the artistic journey, the human spirit, transcendence, and the musician’s craft.

 The performance is Saturday, November 18th at 7:00 pm at the newly constructed Cathedral Hall at the Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist. Admission is free.  Donations are accepted and proceeds will benefit the Bingen Society of the Arts at The Cathedral of Saint John the Evangelist, a new ministry aimed at highlighting the connection between the arts and the human spirit in Downtown Lafayette.

 Contact:
Kristi Guillory: kguillory@diolaf.org
Adam Conque: aconque@saintjohncathedral.org

Suicide Survivor Mass

In honor of the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day, the Office of Marriage and Family Life will offer a Mass to remember loved ones lost to suicide. Join us at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Church on Saturday, November 11th at 10:00 AM.  Please bring a framed picture to the Mass. For more information and to register the name of your loved one that died by suicide to be read during the Mass, please call the Office of Marriage and Family Life at 337-261-5653.

Survivor of Suicide Support Group

The death of a loved one is never easy and grief is experienced differently for everyone.  The Jacob Crouch Suicide Prevention Services and the Office of Marriage and Family Life have formed a support group especially tailored for survivors of suicide. This group provides a safe place for those who have lost a loved one to suicide to share their struggles, experiences, and pain as they struggle to regain hope and strength.  The group is facilitated by a licensed counselor and is open to all survivors of suicide over the age of 18and meets on two evenings a month.  Please call Kelley Chapman at 337-261-5653 for more information or to register.

All Saints Day-November 1

 

This day, when we rejoice in all the holy men and women who have gone before us in the faith, is a holyday of obligation.  Mass at St. Patrick will be at the usual time, 7:30 a.m.  There is no evening Mass.

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Suicide Survivor Mass

In honor of the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day, the Office of Marriage and Family Life will offer a Mass to remember loved ones lost to suicide. Join us at the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Church on Saturday, November 11th at 10:00 AM.  Please bring a framed picture to the Mass. For more information and to register the name of your loved one that died by suicide to be read during the Mass, please call the Office of Marriage and Family Life at 337-261-5653.