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2018-2019 DOLC Seminarians

The 2018-2019 class of men continuing their discernment and training for the priesthood for the Diocese of Lake Charles is one of its largest and each man has been assigned to various seminaries by Bishop Glen John Provost. The Bishop, seen center in the above photo, is seated with the class. | Read More!

2019 Lenten Stational Series

Join our four seminarians, Deacon Michael Caraway, Andrew DeRouen, Levi Thompson and Joseph Caraway, studying for the priesthood at the Pontifical North American College in Rome, as they go on a weekly Lenten pilgrimage to stational churches throughout the Eternal City. | Watch The Video

LAKE CHARLES -- Bishop Glen John Provost has appointed Deacon Brian J. Soileau as Assistant to the Vicar for Clergy, effective Monday, December 17, 2018.

Deacon Brian J. Soileau

Deacon Soileau was ordained to the permanent diaconate in 2014 and lives in Oakdale. He will act as a consultor and liaison between the Vicar for Clergy, Very Rev. Aubrey Guilbeau, V.E., and the permanent deacons of the diocese, while continuing in his service as Associate Director of Saint Charles Center.


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