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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  • 8:00AM, 11:00AM, 5:30PM



WED, 11:40AM; SAT 3:00PM   Or Call for an Appointment


Grief Support meets on Wednesdays

JOURNEY FROM GRIEF TO HEALING The New Day Journal Program On Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., beginning October 18, St. John’s will start a new Grief Support Program in the Church Office Library.  Grief is a normal and natural reaction to the death of a...

Nov 1 All Saints – Nov 2 All Souls – Blessing of Cemeteries

  ALL SAINTS DAY MASSES November 1 is All Saints Day, and a holy day of obligation. All Masses that day will be celebrated in the Cathedral. The Mass times for All Saints Day are as follows: Tuesday, October 31 5:30 p.m. Vigil Mass with Prayer for Christian Unity...

Traditional Latin Mass: Nov 2

Our next Mass in Latin will be at on Thursday, November 2, All Souls, 6:00pm, in the Cathedral.  Click here for more information. Next Traditional Latin Mass will be Friday, December 8, Immaculate Conception,...

Dale Ahlquist “G K CHESTERTON” Scholar – 2 events Nov 3/4

TWO EXCITING EVENTS WITH G. K. CHESTERTON SCHOLAR!          Purchase Friday Dinner Ticket One of the most respected G.K. Chesterton scholars in the  world, DALE AHLQUIST, will be here for two days, November 3 & 4 for two great events!  EVENT FLYER “An Evening with...

Baptism Seminar Nov 11

The next Baptism Seminar for parents and Godparents at St. John’s will be Saturday, Nov 11. Please contact Deacon John Basco to register for this session, or if you would like info on other sessions:...


Holy Hour with Rosary Monday October 30

The Knights of Columbus are sponsoring the Silver Rose program in honor of Our Lady of Guadalupe.  There will be an hour of prayer including Scripture and the Recitation of the Rosary on Monday, October 30, at 6:30 p.m. in the St. Michael the Archangel Chapel. ...

40 Days for Life prayer daily until Nov 5

The 40 Days for Life Spring Campaign is here!  We had a great spring campaign culminating with our 106th save and the closing of the Bossier abortion facility.  We trained dozens of new sidewalk advocates who are looking forward to making praying to end abortion a...

Mosaic Retreat for Girls hosted by CREW

The SJB Youth CREW is hosting a MOSAIC Retreat just for girls in high school (any faith welcome) on Thursdays, October 26, and November 2 & 9, from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at 548 Pierremont Road.  Invitations and registration forms are located on the tables in the...

Listen to Catholic Retrospective Podcasts

Each episode is 9 minutes long. Episode 1:  Catholic Retrospective:  The Church Catholic and Apostolic Episode 2:  Transcending History with the Eyes of Faith Episode 3:  Can the Church be in Error? Episode 4:  Did Martin Luther Intend to Start a New Church? Episode...

Archaeological Dig at First School/Church

In early May, an archaeological dig was begun on the site of our first church and school:  “Excavation exposing foundations of original St. John’s College and Church on Texas Avenue, built in 1902 by the Jesuits. A historical marker will be placed at the...

Engaged Couples Weekend – Jan 2018

For all engaged couples, mark your calendar – the next Engaged Couples Weekend will be January 19/20, 2018 at St. Joseph, Shreveport. For more information on weddings at the Cathedral, call Mary Kay Townley, our Wedding Coordinator, 318.221.5296 or...

Heart Reliquary in the Cathedral

The Heart of St. John Berchmans has returned once more – our Heart Relic is once again in the Cathedral. Look for opportunities to venerate the Heart. READ MORE: The Heart of Love – the Return of Saint John Berchmans – Devotion website Heart of St....

Bishop Duca at the Cathedral

Bishop Duca will be at the Cathedral the following times in October: Oct 29, 11:00am Mass, followed by the prayer with our neighbors, 1st...
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Grief Support meets on Wednesdays

JOURNEY FROM GRIEF TO HEALING The New Day Journal Program On Wednesdays from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., beginning October 18, St. John’s will...
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Listen to AFF talks! Join us on Sundays! Oct 22 Dr White: Late Medieval Church

Join us for coffee, fellowship and Adult Faith Formation, on Sundays, 9:15am, in the Parish Hall.  Read more on our AFF webpage – Fall 2017...
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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.