LAKE CHARLES -- The topics of the 2018-2019 cycle of Bishop Glen John Provost’s First Friday Men’s Breakfasts and the Wednesday Ladies Luncheons will be St. Paul’s Letters to the Corinthians and begin on Friday, Sept. 7 and Wednesday, Sept. 12, respectively, in the Ave Maria Hall of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Office Complex at the southeast corner of Kirby and Bilbo streets.
Breakfasts begin at 7 a.m. and are preceded by the celebration of the Mass at 6:30 a.m. in the Cathedral.
The Luncheons begin at 11:30 a.m. with the Bishop’s teachings starting at noon.
Men should call 337-439-7400 to register while women should send a check in the amount of $15, payable to the Diocese of Lake Charles, to Victoria Walter, 411 Iris Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601. A stamped self-addressed envelope should be included with payment.
Breakfasts will be held on Friday, Sept. 7 (I Corinthians,1-4); Friday Oct. 5 (I Corinthians, 5-8); Nov. 2 (I Corinthians, 9-12); and Dec. 7 (I Corinthians, 13-16).
The breakfast will take a hiatus through January and conclude beginning Friday 1 (II Corinthians, 1-4) continuing Friday, March 8 (II Corinthians, 5-7); Friday, April 5 (II Corinthians, 8-10); and Friday, May 3 (II Corinthians, 11-13).
Luncheon dates and topics in 2018 are as follows: Wednesday, Sept. 12 (I Corinthians, 1-4); Wednesday, Oct. 3 (I Corinthians, 5-8); and Wednesday, Nov. 7 (I Corinthians, 9-12). Due to scheduling there will be no luncheon in December or January.
The luncheons resume on Wednesday, Feb. 13 (II Corinthians, 1-4) continuing Wednesday, March 13 (II Corinthians, 5-7); Wednesday, April 10 (II Corinthians, 8-10); and Wednesday, May 1 (II Corinthians, 11-13).