PASTORAL ANNIVERSARY: Fred Burford, of the Faith Temple of God in Christ in Gretna, will be the guest speaker as New St. Joseph Missionary Baptist Church celebrates the ninth anniversary of its pastor, David L. Perry, at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at the church, 1100 Branch-Joseph/Odeon Ave., New Orleans. For information, call Linda Westley at (504) 874-7815.
TRIDENTINE MASS: The Roman Rite Mass, also known as the “tridentine” or Latin Mass, will be offered at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26, at St. Stephen Church (Good Shepherd Parish), 1025 Napoleon Ave., New Orleans.
The Good Shepherd Choir will be heard in the Missa Cantata, under the direction of Brian Morgan, director of music and principal organist, in the Gregorian “Missa de Angelis.” Phyllis Treigle will be soprano soloist, with Bart Folse as chanter.
For information, call the rectory office at (504) 899-1378.
PARISH ANNIVERSARY: Our Lady of Divine Providence Church in Metairie is beginning a yearlong celebration of the parish’s 50th anniversary with a Mass honoring the Daughters of Divine Providence at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at the church. The Mass will be followed by a reception. Those who were taught by the Daughters of Divine Providence at Our Lady of Divine Providence School are especially encouraged to attend the Mass and celebration.
The church is looking for contact information for students who attended OLDP between 1969 and 1982. Alumni should send their name, including their maiden name; email address; phone number and street address to firstname.lastname@example.org.