Saturday, Oct. 10

  • SOUTHERN GOSPEL CONCERT: 6:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 8828 La. 23. The Allen Family will sing. The family of 10 live on their bus throughout the year, appearing at more than 275 engagements. A love offering will be collected. (504) 394-1707.


Sunday through Wednesday, Oct. 11-14

  • ST. PETER PARISH MISSION: 7 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. reconciliation Wednesday, 7 p.m. Mass Wednesday, St. Peter Parish, 125 E. 19th Ave. “Working Out Your Salvation” base on Philippians 2:12 will be presented by the Rev. Wade Menzes, CPM. (504) 220-4650.


  • FAMILY AND FRIENDS DAY: 9 a.m., Ecclesia Family Church, 2131 Huey P. Long Ave. (504) 496-7990.



  • “PRAYING FOR OUR ADULT SONS AND DAUGHTERS”: 9:30 a.m., Archdiocesan Spirituality Center, 2501 Maine Ave. Six-week course on the power of prayer when dealing with adult children, based on the book by John and Therese Boucher. Course $50. (504) 861-3254.


  • RITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS: 7 p.m., St. Clement of Rome Catholic Church, 4317 Richland Ave. Courses on becoming or strengthening Catholic faith.


  • CATHOLICS RETURNING HOME: 7 p.m., St. Edward the Confessor Church Parish Center, 4921 W. Metairie Ave. The evangelization committee hosts a six-week program for those contemplating returning to their religious roots. (504) 888-0703.

Saturday, Oct. 3

  • ROSARY PROCESSION: 11 a.m., St. Edward the Confessor Church, 4921 W. Metairie Ave. 17th annual procession for Life and Peace. (504) 888-0703.

Saturday through Friday, Oct. 3-9

  • GREATER NEW ORLEANS ROSARY CONGRESS: 2:30 p.m., St. Clement of Rome Church, 3978 W. Esplanade Ave. Weeklong gathering featuring continuous Eucharistic Adoration and hourly recitation of the rosary, plus special events. Masses, Divine Praises, Eucharistic Procession, Youth Mass, Healing Service, Hispanic Mass and Reflection Sessions are part of the program for the 25th annual event. (504) 508-7100.



  • TRIDENTINE MASS: 12:30 p.m., St. Stephen Church, 1025 Napoleon Ave. The Good Shepherd Parish will offer a Latin or Extraordinary Form of the Mass of the Roman Rite. The Good Shepherd Choir will sing the Gregorian “Missa de Angelis” with Brian Morgan, director of music and principal organist; Julie Condy, soprano soloist; and Bart Folse, chanter. (504) 899-1378.


  • ORGAN AND LABYRINTH AND CANDLELIGHT: 6 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave. Music director Albinas Prizgintas performs classical to rock to pop on the 5,000-pipe organ. (504) 670-2520 or

Tuesdays through Dec. 8

  • MIND MATTERS: 10 a.m., Jewish Community Center, 5342 St. Charles Ave. Mental stimulation for adults over 50, plus reading, discussions, exercise and meditation. $160. (504) 897-0143.

Saturday, Oct. 3

  • COMMUNITY HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR: 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., All Saints Catholic Church, 1415 Teche St. Screenings and health information, plus flu shots for a nominal fee. (504) 361-8835.
  • TREMÉ FESTIVAL: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., St. Augustine Catholic Church, corner of Henriette Delille and Gov. Nicholls Streets. The Historic Faubourg Tremé Association will host the even as a fundraiser for the church. Food, crafts, children’s activities and a host of performers including John Boutte, Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingers, James Andrews and the Crescent City Allstars and the Tremé Brass Band. A second line procession by the Roots of Music will feature the Zulu Connection and Stilt Walkers and Drummers.

Sunday, Oct. 4

  • GOSPEL MASS AND EXTRAVAGANZA: 10 a.m., St. Augustine Catholic Church, 1210 Gov. Nicholls St. Featuring the St. Anna’s Gosepl Choir, St. Augustine’s Choir and the Zion Harmonizers.
  • TRINITY ARTIST SERIES: 5 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 1329 Jackson Ave. “Uncle Wayne” Daigrepont presents his special brand of entertainment and fun music. (504) 670-2520.

Monday, Oct. 5

  • RED MASS: 9:30 a.m., St. Louis Cathedral, Chartres Street, Jackson Square. The annual Mass is sponsored by the Catholic Bishops of Louisiana and the St. Thomas More Catholic Lawyers Association. A processional assembly begins at 9:15 a.m. Bishop Fernand J. Cheri III will be the homilist. A reception will follow at the Louisiana State Supreme Court building, 400 Royal St., proceeding a memorial service for judges and attorneys who have died during the year.


Wednesdays through Oct. 28

  • SCRIPTURE 101: 10 a.m., Rosaryville Spirit Life Center, 39003 Rosarvyille Road. Scripture series by Sr. Joel Gubler. Old Testament through September, New Testament in October. RSVP. (225) 294-5039.


Wednesdays through Dec. 2

  • REVELATION STUDY: 10 a.m., St. Margaret Mary Evangelization Center, 1050 Robert Blvd. Eleven-part Bible study by Jeff Calvins. Registration is requested. $25. (985) 643-9547