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





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Official Closing of the Holy Door

On Nov 20, 2016, at the 11:0am Mass, Bishop Duca will officially close the Holy Door, bringing the Year of Mercy to an end.  Read more about the Holy Door.

Adult Confirmation

If 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...


SJB Youth CREW meeting Nov 16

YOUTH CREW meetings have begun – CREW is a group designated for high school students who are interested in engaging in their faith and becoming Catholics who are Ready, Equipped, and Willing to be the hands and feet of Christ. Our first SJB CREW NIGHT was a...

Pilgrimage to the Holy Door

Pope Francis declared the Jubilee Year of Mercy (Dec 8, 2015 – Nov 20, 2016).  If you haven’t already done so, consider making a pilgrimage to the Holy Door at the Cathedral. The official closing of the Holy Door will be Sun., Nov 20, 11:00am Mass. Want...

NEW Cathedral Adult Ministry for over 50

The Cathedral Adult Ministry will offer fellowship & social events FOR & BY & WITH parishioners over 50!   Our Kick-Off event was a great gathering! Look for more info to come on future events. Call the office to place your name on the email list.

Becoming Catholic – RCIA has begun!

RITE 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, 221-5296, or email for more...

CCD classes for K4 to 8th grade youth

REGISTER YOUTH FOR CCD!!   We want all kiddos in our parish to join in on the fun and joy of learning about our Catholic faith!!  Click here to register your child for religious education.  CCD classes have begun … so don’t wait!!  Register your child today!...

Comfort the Grieving

A simple way to live out the Works of Mercy – Prayer and Presence for the Grieving!  Would you like to be notified when a parishioner has died, so that you can keep the deceased and their loved ones in their prayers? Or maybe even be present for the funeral? If...

Hope Connections

Catholic churches prepare dinner on Wednesday evenings at Hope Connections, a day shelter for the homeless on Levy Street.  St. John Berchmans’ volunteers alternate with St. Mary of the Pines on the first and fifth Wednesdays of each month.  Volunteers are needed to...


Heart of St. John Berchmans

Coming to Shreveport! Read more about the celebration coming in...
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All Souls Day Masses

Please join us for Mass on All Souls Day, Wed, Nov 2, in the Cathedral at 12:05pm and 5:30pm (Mass in Latin) – learn more about the Latin...
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Confirmation stained glass

Adult Confirmation

If 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...
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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.