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February 13, 2007

Before dawn February 13 a tornado touched down in several parts of New Orleans and Jefferson Parishes, leaving a swath of destruction. When damage reports rolled in, Bishop Charles Jenkins and the clergy mobilized to help those affected by...

October 26, 2006

In post-Katrina New Orleans, recovery efforts are sluggish and many people are still homeless. Volunteers are as important now as ever. Ten women from across the country heeded the call and arrived on October 10 for a five-day mission...

September 21, 2006

In a part of New Orleans that is still reeling from the effects of Hurricane Katrina, a new sign of hope has appeared.   In the midst of the Lower Ninth Ward, the Diocese of Louisiana and the Church of the Annunciation in New...