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Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
June 25, 2017

My left hand and my right brain are my original stock-in-trade. Until the mid-1980s, memories and impressions were the prime subjects of my handwritten...Read more

The Holy Day

Fr. Edlefsen's Corpus Christi Sunday Column
June 17, 2017

Mom, Dad, Kirsten and I rode down a meandering LA 308, with Bayou Lafourche on the left and maturing stalks of sugar cane on...Read more

Imagining the Trinity

Fr. Edlefsen's Trinity Sunday Column
June 11, 2017

The saintly friar had a shaved head, a long scraggly beard and a course, gray, burlap habit. He was standing in a gym full...Read more

Another Funny Thing About the Holy Spirit

Fr. Edlefsen's Pentecost Sunday Column
June 1, 2017

“Chewy-chewy-chewy-chewy-chewy-chewy-chewy /tweecoot- tweecoot- tweecoot- tweecoot- tweecoot/ rivet-rivet-rivet-rivit/ ah:uhuh-ah:uhuh-ah:uhuh-ah:uhuh- ah:uhuh-ah:uhuh/ pweetoo- pweetoo- pweetoo- pweetoo- pweetoo/ oooee-oooee-oooee-oooee…..”

It was a Mimus Polyglottos . A Northern...Read more

Want Ad: Saint Agnes Seeks Director of Development, Outreach, and Communications

Job Opportunity at Saint Agnes: Come Help Us Share the Gospel
May 29, 2017

Are you organized, friendly, outgoing, and interested in helping our Missionary Parish share the good news of our Faith through the web and other...Read more

How Ozark Airlines Helped Me Think About the Ascension

Fr. Edlefsen's Ascension Sunday Column
May 28, 2017

When I was a kid, we often went to the airport in New Orleans either to go somewhere or to meet or drop off...Read more

Poor Boxes and Other Tabernacles

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 21, 2017

Catholic churches, traditional and modern, are mysterious and curious places, with stories to tell that won’t be told until the End. It has been...Read more

First Communion

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
May 7, 2017

First Communions are on May 6 and 13 this year. Whenever I celebrate a First Communion Mass, I survey the rows of rising third...Read more

Saint Agnes Parish Help: What to Expect

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column, Guest-written by Mr. Paul Chaloux
April 30, 2017

This week's "Pastor's Column" is guest-written by Mr. Paul Chaloux: Parish Help . For the last two weeks, it’s been the focal point of...Read more

A Missionary Parish: Casting a Wide Net with Parish Help

Fr. Edlefsen's Divine Mercy Sunday Article
April 23, 2017

St. Agnes will hold a PARISH HELP fair next weekend after all Masses, opening wide the doors of our many volunteer and outreach ministries....Read more

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Technology

Fr. Edlefsen's Sunday Column
June 25, 2017

My left hand and my right brain are my original stock-in-trade. Until the mid-1980s, memories and impressions were the prime subjects of my handwritten...Read more

The Holy Day

Fr. Edlefsen's Corpus Christi Sunday Column
June 17, 2017

Mom, Dad, Kirsten and I rode down a meandering LA 308, with Bayou Lafourche on the left and maturing stalks of sugar cane on...Read more

Imagining the Trinity

Fr. Edlefsen's Trinity Sunday Column
June 11, 2017

The saintly friar had a shaved head, a long scraggly beard and a course, gray, burlap habit. He was standing in a gym full...Read more

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