LAKE CHARLES — The Stella Maris Lake Charles Seafarers' Center will celebrate the 100th anniversary of Apostleship of the Sea with a Mass and Eucharistic procession on Saturday, October 3.
The centennial event will begin at 8:30 a.m. with Mass in honor of Our Lady Star of the Sea (Stella Maris) in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 935 Bilbo Street. The Most Reverend Glen John Provost, Bishop of Lake Charles, will be the Celebrant. A Marian and Eucharistic procession to the Lake Charles Civic Center Seawall will follow at 9:30 a.m. leading up to Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament by the Seawall at 10:30 a.m.
For more information, visit the Facebook page "Stella Maris Centennial Boat Procession." Deacon Patrick Lapoint, Sr. is director of the Stella Maris Seafarers' Center at the Port of Lake Charles, and the Very Rev. Rommel Tolentino serves as chaplain.