Mission Moments

August is a new beginning for so many, as school is back in session and new routines and schedules begin. It’s a month where students have bright eyes as they enter a new classroom and see friends for the first time in a while. So…what...

A commitment to the priesthood within the Catholic Church is a lifetime’s promise — a giving of one’s whole being, self, and time to the Lord and His flock. But this month’s “Mission Moment” shines a spotlight on a priest in our diocese whose legacy...

Both centuries ago and today, the Caillouet family is an integral part of the Thibodaux and larger-Lafourche Parish community. The Caillouet lineage was built upon Louis and Marie’s 10 children, 20 grandchildren, and 66 great-grandchildren — now touting a family of over 345 direct living...

This month, our “Mission Moment” focuses on a ministry that is very close to the Foundation’s heart and core mission. Over the past five years, our Foundation has worked with Msgr. Egbi, pastor of St. Lucy and St. Luke — the two African American churches...

For our Mission Moment this month, allow us to introduce you to Chris Crawford. Chris is an alumnus of the Catholic Charities’ Assisi Bridge House. He entered the Assisi Bridge House 23 years ago having no other options amongst family and friends....

During this holy season of Lent, we are encouraged to remember that “we are dust and unto dust we shall return.” Facing our mortality is always challenging but we are called to see it in the light of Christ’s resurrection, a sign of hope for...

When you think of the Catholic Foundation, you may automatically think of the priests, seminarians, and other clergy of our diocese, but beyond our work with the clergy, our foundation is proud to serve one of the largest ministries within our diocese — Catholic Education!...

The Durel family has been a special part of the E.D. White community since the 1940s when the school was still known as Thibodaux College and Mt. Carmel Academy. Francis Mederic Durel was the founding President of the Thibodaux College Cardinal Club. He was known...