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Bishop Provost has sent the following letter to the Clergy of the Diocese of Lake Charles on the important contribution of the Catechism of the Catholic Church.   He also felt that the Catholic faithful of the Diocese would be interested in reading this reflection and its message.

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.

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BISHOPS VOTE ON ETHICAL AND RELIGIOUS DIRECTIVES FOR CATHOLIC HEALTH CARE SERVICES, REVISIONS TO THE CHARTER FOR THE PROTECTION OF CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

FORT LAUDERDALE — The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved several action items today at their Spring General Assembly taking place in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, June 13-14.