Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne: 200 Years


Join us for a Mass of Celebration commemorating the Bicentennial of St. Rose Philippine Duchesne's arrival in New Orleans in 1818. St. Philippine brought Sacred Heart education to the New World and founded Sacred Heart schools across the country. She began the mission of the Society of the Sacred Heart to make known the love of God though the heart of Jesus by educating young women.

Saturday, November 18, 2017Mass at 3 p.m. (2:30 p.m. procession)St. Louis Cathedral615 Pere Antoine AlleyNew Orleans, LA 70116

Celebrant: The Most Reverend Gregory Michael AymondReception to follow at Old Ursuline Convent1100 Chartres StreetNew Orleans, LA 70116

For more information contact:Sr. Jan Dunn, Chair Bicentennial Committee, jdunn@rscj.orgor Helen Gerig, 504-269-1201