“THE FRANCIS EFFECT”: A free Film and Conversation, followed by the Mass, will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. March 26 in the Ignatius Chapel, Bobet Hall at Loyola University. Screening of “The Francis Effect” will be followed by reflections from Jennifer Miller, professor, Notre Dame Seminary; Tom Ryan, director, Loyola Institute for Ministry; and Ed Vacek, professor of religious studies, Loyola.
GARAGE SALE: St. Matthew’s United Methodist Church will hold a garage sale to raise money for its Reynosa, Mexico, vacation Bible school mission from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at 550l W. Esplanade Ave., Metairie.
ST. MARK EPISCOPAL CHURCH: 3245 Manhattan Blvd., Harvey, presents its inaugural Spring Boutique from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday,. Items include embroidered table linens, hand painted Easter eggs, Easter decor, homemade cakes, baked goods, and casseroles, and an Easter Basket raffle. At 2 p.m. the Easter bunny will conduct a free Easter Egg Hunt for children. For information, call (504) 433-4802 or (504) 392-5887.
TRIDENTINE MASS: The Roman Rite Mass, known as the “tridentine” or Latin Mass, will be offered at 12:30 p.m. Palm Sunday, March 29, at St. Stephen Church (Good Shepherd Parish), 1025 Napoleon Ave., in New Orleans. The Rev. Ian Bozant will be the celebrant. For information, call the rectory office at (504) 899-1378.