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LAKE CHARLES -- A Solemn Pontifical Mass on the Feast of the Holy Innocents, Thursday, Dec. 28, will be celebrated according to the Missale Romanum of 1962, by Bishop Glen John Provost beginning at 5:30 p.m. The Mass will be followed by a reception  in the Ave Maria Hall, located at the northeast corner of Bilbo and Kirby streets.

LAKE CHARLES – The Office of Pro-Life of the Diocese of Lake Charles will present a Clergy Cook-off on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in the Arcade Amphitheater on the grounds of Lake Charles Civic Center. An on-line fundraiser will accompany the ramp-up to the event, according to Rickard Newman, Director of Pro-Life and Family Life.

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PRESIDENT OF U.S. CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS' STATEMENT ON CALIFORNIA FIRES

WASHINGTON — Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo, archbishop of Galveston-Houston and president of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops offered the following statement of solidarity with the people of California.