Damage from Hurricane Laura is seen Aug. 31 in the administrative office of St. Pius X Parish in Ragley, La. CNS photo/courtesy photo
Damage from Hurricane Laura is seen Aug. 31 in the administrative office of St. Pius X Parish in Ragley, La. CNS photo/courtesy photo
Bishop David M. O’Connell, C.M., issued this appeal to his flock Sept. 1:

Hurricane Laura has wreaked havoc in Louisiana and Texas, devastating families, and damaging and destroying homes and churches. Here in New Jersey we are quite familiar with such experiences. I invite you to consider contributing a gift to help rebuild and restore the lives of our affected sisters and brothers and their families through these dioceses or their Catholic Charities agencies.

• Hurricane Laura Relief Fund

Diocese of Lake Charles

414 Iris Street, Lake Charles, LA 70601

 

• Hurricane Laura Relief Fund

Diocese of Beaumont

PO Box 3948, Beaumont, TX 77704-3948

 

-OR-

Donate to Catholic Charities of Southwest Louisiana

Donate to Catholic Charities of Southeast Texas

 

May God bless, protect and restore the people suffering from the effects of Hurricane Laura! Let’s keep them in our prayers.  Thank you for your generosity!

Bishop O’Connell