Post date: 12/05/2019 - 4:31pm

Following a hectic November, in which we were involved in Together Baton Rouge’s Get Out the Vote campaign, (involving some 20 phone bankers and canvassers), and hosted Annexation Day, (enabling neighborhoods to petition to annex to Baton Rouge), we look forward to a relatively “normal” holiday s

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 4:20pm

In the light of the recent elections, we are involved in two initiatives: 1) Get Out The Vote in the November 16 election. We recognize that the outcome will profoundly affect our social justice agenda.

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 4:14pm

A team of volunteers worked at the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank’s warehouse on Saturday, November 2.  Our team spent a busy morning sorting commodities and repacking boxes for delivery to distribution centers from which the Food Bank provides food to those in need in our community.  Team members

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 4:10pm

The Greater Baton Rouge Annual Hunger Walk will take place Sunday, November 10 and will raise funds to support the Holy Grill and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank.  The walk is coordinated by the Interfaith Federation of Greater Baton Rouge and is held at the Catholic Life Center, 1800 South Aca

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 3:59pm

The Gods we worship write their names on our faces; be sure of that. [We] will worship something ...That which dominates will determine [our] life and character. Therefore it behooves us to be careful what we worship, for what we are worshipping we are beco

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 3:53pm

Words to Live By

If the only prayer you ever say is “Thank you”, that will be enough. - Meister Eckart, medieval Christian theologian

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 3:46pm

This month, the choir will sing on December 8 and 15.

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 3:45pm

In the month of November, the choir will sing on the 10th and the 24th. On November 10, the anthem will be Something Told the Wild Geese, a piece about the coming of winter by Sherri Porterfield. On November 24, the anthem will be a fun and challenging setting of the well-known e.e.

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 3:39pm

Joel has asked that the new newsletter deadline (which will be the 20th of each month beginning in November) is the actual newsletter deadline. The train leaves the station at 3 p.m. on the deadline day. That’s why this column is so short!

Post date: 12/05/2019 - 3:28pm

The Spirit of the Holidays: The practice of generosity is a great tradition of so many of the holidays celebrated this time of year. There are both joys and stresses as I look for the right holiday gifts for my family.