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Altar Servers

Children 4th Grade and up are trained for serving at the Altar at Holy Name. Three servers are assigned for each Mass – a cross-bearer and two candle-bearers. Brother and sister teams of three are welcome! For more information contact Liz Creel at 504-722-6448 or [email protected].

Parish School of Religion and High School Confirmation

Link to Parish School of Religion and Confirmation

Children's Liturgy of the Word

Each Sunday at the 10:30 a.m. Mass Holy Name offers the Liturgy of the Word for children up to the 3rd grade. Children are dismissed before the first reading and return after the creed. Anyone interested in volunteering as a catechist for the children’s’ liturgy should contact the parish center office.

Young Adult Group

The Young Adult Group invites parishioners in their 20s and 30s to participate in a variety of social, service and educational activities. This ministry helps members grow their faith while building strong relationships within the Holy Name of Jesus community.  More information can be found on the Young Adult Group Page

Adult Faith Formation

Our parish Mission Statement commits us to “nurturing the spiritual growth of our members.” One of the means to accomplish this purpose is “life-long study of our faith.”  The materials posted on this page aim to promote the goal of “nurturing spiritual growth,” by providing materials that will help foster parishioners spiritual growth. Adult Faith Formation Page 

What's Happening at Loyola

Loyola is always holding various events.  Please go to their calendar for more information on activities happening at the University. Link to Loyola University Website