Archdiocese of New Orleans Permanent Deaconate
Cathedral Assignments
Continuing Education


Diaconate Calendar 2015 - 2018

Saturday, January 16, 2016 – “Better Preaching” …. This is the same workshop that priests participated in at their annual convocation. It will be presented by very Reverend David Caron, O.P.. With the current focus on preaching by the Vatican and USCCB we are being compelled to deepen our commitment to the responsibility of breaking open the Word of God.


All of us are strongly encouraged to participate and engage in this continuing formation program.


Location:        IJP/Diaconate Center (700 Maple Street, Harvey, LA)

Time:              9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Congratulations to the 2018 Diaconate Formation Class for the Archdiocese of New Orleans on your admission to the Candidacy for Holy Orders. On the Feast of  Saint Stephen Saturday the 26th of December 2015.


Nineteen deacons ordained on June 27, 2015

Ordination 2015