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