Cathedral of St. John Berchmans

Diocese of Shreveport

Sun - 8:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 5:30 PM M-F - 12:05 PM SAT - 4 PM

Mass Schedule more

  • NEW! 8:00 AM
  • 11:00 AM
  • 5:30 PM
  • 12:05 PM
  • 4:00 PM

Location & Driving Directions

939 Jordan Street Shreveport, LA 71101-4309
Phone: 318.221.5296 - Fax: 318.221.8076
Office Hours 9-4


Second Collection for South Louisiana

Louisiana floodingAll parishes across the diocese are taking up a special collection this coming weekend, Aug 27/28 for the victims of recent flooding.  Please be generous. You can make checks payable to the Cathedral with “South LA Flood Relief” in the memo line.  The Knights are also collecting relief items …   more »

NEW Cathedral Adult Ministry for over 50

A NEW Cathedral ministry – fellowship & social events FOR & BY & WITH parishioners over 50! The kick-off event will be Sat., Sept 24, following the Vigil Mass. This event will be for parishioners only, as the evening will include event planning for the group. Join us in the Parish Hall for dinner ($15 meal catered by John Carriere – click here to make your reservations online with credit card or email Lisa by Sept 16 and pay with cash/check at the door). Our speaker will be Dr. Cheryl White  more »

Becoming Catholic – RCIA has begun!

RCIA clipartRITE OF CHRISTIAN INITIATION FOR ADULTS (RCIA) is the process for adults interested in learning more about the Catholic faith. Sessions have begun. Please call Deacon John Basco at the office at 221-5296, or email him for more info.

CCD classes now in session!

Olympic rings for CCD 2016REGISTER YOUTH FOR CCD!!   We want all kiddos in our parish to join in on the fun and joy of learning about our Catholic faith!!  What we are after is worth more than gold!”  Click here to register your child for religious education.  CCD classes have begun … more »

St. Vincent de Paul Banquet Sept 8!

SSVdP logo St Vincent de PaulSupport the St. Vincent De Paul’s Society’s Second Annual Western Deanery Banquet, “Not Too Far From Here” is Thurs, Sept 8, @ Bossier Civic Center.  Purchase tickets! Ticket deadline: Sept 2! ALL ARE INVITED!! Ticket info.

Mother Teresa canonization on Sept 4

Mother Teresa 2Mother Teresa, humble founder of the Missionaries of Charity, champion of the poor, will be declared a saint 19 years after her death, on Sun, Sept 4!  One of the most beloved figures in the history of our Church,

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Traditional Latin Mass

IMG_5634Please join us for a Mass in Latin on Sunday, Sept 11, 5:30 pm, in the Cathedral. Learn more about the Latin Mass.

Adult Confirmation

Holy SpiritIf you are over the age of 14, a practicing Catholic and have never been confirmed, you may be a candidate for our Adult Confirmation program. Our Bishop has delegated pastors the faculty to catechize and confirm parishioners.  Click here for information on upcoming classes.

Cathedral Capital Campaign

Building on Tradition

Under a Million !!  Our Two-Story Parish Hall – Technology Center cost $2,315,000.  As of this May, we are now only $905,000 from our goal, thanks to the generous donation from our school of $100,000! If you have yet to give, more »

Helpful Links

At that time Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil.  He fasted for forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was hungry.  The tempter approached and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become loaves of bread.”  He said in reply, “It is written: One does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes forth from the mouth of God.”?

Mt 4:1-4



Upcoming Events





Welcome Amanda Hock,
our new SJB Director of CCD & Youth Ministry!

2016 Jubilee Year of Mercy – Holy Door handout

REMINDER: Sunday morning Mass time 8:00AM

Books of the Bible


Saint Mother Teresa
Canonization: Sun, Sept 4, 2016

St. John Berchmans
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Mission Statement
Praying, Believing, Living
The Cathedral Parish strives for a liturgical life
that transforms us into a community of evangelization,
glorifying the Lord by our lives.


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