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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Immaculee returns to Shreveport – get your tickets

On Wednesday, September 20, at 6:30 p.m., Immaculee Ilibagiza will return to St. John’s:  Story of Faith, Hope and Forgiveness.  After her talk, there will be an opportunity to purchase her materials and for book signing.  In April 1994, Immaculee’s father told...

Adult Faith Formation meets in Cathedral this Sun, Sept 24

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 series: “The Church Catholic & Apostolic” and “A Catholic Retrospective” and...

Baptism Seminar Sept 23

The next Baptism Seminar for parents and Godparents at St. John’s will be Saturday, Sept 23. Please contact Deacon John Basco to register for this session, or if you would like info on other sessions:...

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...



As we keep all victims of Hurricane Harvey in our prayers, we have the opportunity to send much needed funds to those who continue to be affected by the hurricane and flooding.  The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has called for a nationwide...

SJB Concert Series continues October 13

Learn more about our music program here. SJB HEARING VISIONS – MUSIC AT THE CATHEDRAL Concert series brochure 2017-2018 Thank you to Robert Cruz, Cathedral Director of Music, for the first in our Cathedral Concert Series, which began Friday, Sept 1! Look for...

Traditional Latin Mass: Nov 2

Our next Mass in Latin will be at on Thursday, November 2, All Souls, 5:30pm, 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 here Nov 3/4

TWO EXCITING EVENTS WITH G. K. CHESTERTON SCHOLAR!   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:  —     “An Evening with Chesterton” limited ticket...

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...

40 Days for Life

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...

Fr Ubald here Oct 1 Movie & Oct 2 Mass with Healing Prayer

Fr. Ubald returns to the Cathedral in October! On Sunday/ Monday, October 1/2, Father Ubald will be in Shreveport for two events. On Sunday, October...
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CCD & Youth Crew have begun!

REGISTER YOUTH FOR CCD & CREW!!   We want all kiddos in our parish to join in on the fun and joy of learning about our Catholic faith!!  And to...
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Immaculee returns to Shreveport – get your tickets

On Wednesday, September 20, at 6:30 p.m., Immaculee Ilibagiza will return to St. John’s:  Story of Faith, Hope and Forgiveness.  After her talk,...
Read More

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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.