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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 – Forty Hours Devotion before the Blessed Sacrament to promote vocations to the priesthood and the religious life in the Diocese of Lake Charles will be in the Eastern Deanery during the month of March.

 St. Joan of Arc in Oberlin will be the location on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, March 6-9, Wednesday from 7 :15 am. to 5:15 p.m.; Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Devotion will move to Our Lady Help of Christians in Jennings on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, March 11 to 14, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help, in Jennings will have the Devotion on Saturday, March 16 from 1 to 5 p.m.; Sunday, March 17 from 1 to 3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m., concluding on Monday, March 18, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Continuous adoration at Immaculate Conception in Jennings will be from 9 a.m. on Tuesday, March 19, concluding at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20.

The final stop for the month will be St. Philip Neri in Kinder - Monday, March 25, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Tuesday, March 26, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday, March 27, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday, March 28, from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.; and Friday March 29, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.


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