O God, who have willed that your Priests
should minister at the holy altar and serve your people
grant that the labors of your servants may constantly please you
and in your Church bear that fruit which lasts for ever.
Rite of Ordination
FR. CLEO MILANO
CELEBRATES HIS 36TH ANNIVERSARY ON JULY 30TH
Our Pastor, Fr. Cleo Milano celebrates his 36th anniversary of ordination to
the priesthood of Jesus Christ on Tuesday, July 30th.
Deo Gratias! Thanks be to God!
FR. PAUL COUNCE
CELEBRATES HIS 40TH ANNIVERSARY ON AUGUST 16TH
Fr. Paul Counce, a “native son” of Our Lady of Mercy Parish, who is also the Judicial Vicar
of the Diocese of Baton Rouge, is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his ordination to the
holy priesthood this year. He will celebrate a special Mass at St. Joseph Cathedral on
Friday, August 16th at 7:00 pm. Everyone is invited to attend the Mass and the reception
following in the Cathedral Parish Hall.
FR. STEVE RODRIGUES
CELEBRATES HIS 25TH ANNIVERSARY ON AUGUST 18TH
Our Lady of Mercy will celebrate Fr. Steve Rodrigues’ 25th anniversary to the holy
priesthood on Sunday, August 18th at the 10:30 am Mass. Everyone is invited!