St. Hilary Church Acadian Mass: On Aug. 15, we will celebrate the annual Acadian Mass at 6 p.m. Catholics from across the diocese gather for this Mass, which celebrates our Cajun culture. Come dressed in your Cajun attire including your grande soleil (old fashion sun bonnet). Dinner will be served after Mass in the multi-purpose building. On Sunday, we will be setting up in the multi-purpose building for the Cajun Mass and will need help. We appreciate any help we can get. We are also in need of different Cajun artifacts. For more information, or if you have an artifact to display, contact Tim or Susie Robichaux at 537-7745 or 860-7745 or email

St. Hilary of Poitiers Church Bible study: In our busy lives, we are faced with obstacles that may hinder our relationships with Christ. How do we overcome these obstacles and hear God’s voice in our lives? Join us for an eight-part DVD Bible study, "Walking toward Eternity: Engaging the Struggles of Your Heart," by Jeff and Emily Cavins. Classes begin at 10 a.m. Aug. 22 in the Youth Center. The classes, held every other week, cost $19 for materials. Contact Donna Leininger at 537-3879 or

Diocese Men’s Mass: On Aug. 16, St. Hilary will host the diocese men’s Mass at 6 a.m. Men are welcome to bring their teenage sons or grandson. Coffee will be available afterward.

2018 wedding anniversary celebration: The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux is inviting all couples married in the Catholic Church who are celebrating their 25th, 40th, 50th, 60th (and beyond) wedding anniversaries during 2018 to a diocesan prayer service at 2 p.m. Oct. 21 at St. Francis de Sales Ca-thedral. A reception will follow in the Life Center. If you wish to participate in this program, contact your church parish before Aug. 24 to register. All registered couples will receive inscribed diocesan certificates in their own churches during their scheduled parish celebrations.

Pastoral Council meeting: St. Hilary’s Pastoral Council Meeting is scheduled at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 16 in the multipurpose building. We ask that all members attend.

CCW Mass and beeting: The CCW will hold a quarterly Communion Mass at 4 p.m. Aug. 18 and a quarterly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 22 in the multi-purpose building.

Holy Savior Catholic Church: Holy Savior religious education and RCIA registration is now open: Aug. 13 — sixth- through 11th-grade class and parents' meeting will be held at church from 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Aug. 21 -- kindergarten to fifth-grade class and parents' meeting will be held at school from 6-7:30 p.m. For more information, contact Kecera Rodrigue at 532-3533 or by email

Praise and Worship Youth Night: Come join us for Praise and Worship Youth Night. The guest speaker will be Lotty Cantrelle. Join us in praise and worship with Metanoia and eucharistic adoration 6-7:30 p.m. Monday. It will be hosted by Holy Savior Church and sponsored by Charismatic Renewal of Houma-Thibodaux. Gatherings are free and open to the public. Love offerings accepted to assist with expenses.