The Latest Update on St. Benilde's Disaster Drive
Thank you so much to all of you who have generously donated to St. Henry Catholic Church in Lake Charles as they begin the difficult journey of recovery and rebuilding. Fr. Matthew Cormier, pastor, said these funds will be essential during the months to come. If you have not contributed yet and would like to, please click the green button below. It will bring you to St. Henry's secure online giving form. Checks can also be dropped off at the St. Benilde office. Please make checks payable to St. Benilde Catholic Church with "hurricane relief" written in the memo.
Donate to St. Henry HERE
We will also be accepting donations for the parishioners of St. Henry parish on
Thursday, Sept. 10 & Friday, Sept. 11
with the plan of delivering all received items to St. Henry on Saturday, Sept. 12. A large truck will be parked by the parish rectory. Drop off times are
7-8 AM and 2-5 PM both the 10th & 11th
. Below are the items that you can begin collecting/purchasing for donation. Please consider buying these in bulk.
PLEASE NOTE: Food and water are NOT needed during this time.
Today (Wednesday, September 9), St. Benilde Church in conjunction with most of the Catholic parishes in the Archdiocese of New Orleans will be offering the sacrament of Reconciliation from 5-6:30 PM.
If it's been a while since your last Confession, check out the video below:
Also, here's great video on Confession for children:
St Benilde Church
on Wednesday, September 9 at 9:53AM