• Vacation Bible School!

    Photo gallery coming soon!


  • Msgr. Steve Testa Retires

    The Avoyelles Deanery arranged a farewell party  for Msgr. Steve Testa on June 17th at the Holy Ghost Gym. Msgr. Testa has been the dean for 18 years in the Avoyelles deanery.

  • 2014 1st Communion & Confirmation Photo Gallery

    View a slideshow of images of 1st Communion and Confirmations from across the Diocese.



  • New class of permanent deacon aspirants

    Bishop Ronald Herzog has announced a new class of men who have begun formation for the permanent diaconate in the Diocese of Alexandria.


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Latest News at The Diocese

Deacon John Foster passed away Wednesday, July 30. Deacon Foster was a beloved and most dedicated servant during his many years in the Natchitoches Deanery. He served for almost 30 years. Funeral services will be Monday, August 4, at 10:00 a.m. with Mass. Wake service and visitation will be at Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Campti on Sunday, Aug. 3 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Rosary will be at 6:30 p.m.

Catholic School Personnel Retreat, Aug. 4

A retreat for all Catholic school personnel will be held Monday, Aug. 4, at 8:30 a.m. at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Isle Brevelle.

Catechist Training set for Sept. 13

A training workshop in Teaching Skills for all catechists will be held on Saturday, Sept. 13.