Cathedral of St. John Berchmans

Diocese of Shreveport

Sun - 8:30 AM, 11:00 AM, 5:30 PM M-F - 12:05 PM SAT - 4 PM

Mass Schedule more

  • 8:30 AM
  • 11:00 AM
  • 5:30 PM
  • 12:05 PM
  • 4:00 PM

Location & Driving Directions

939 Jordan Street Shreveport, LA 71101-4309
Phone: 318.221.5296 - Fax: 318.221.8076
Office Hours 9-4


Christmas Mass at the Cathedral

Nativity Holy FamilyPlease join us for Christmas Mass:
Dec 24, Vigil Masses, 4:00pm, 7:00pm and Midnight with Bishop Duca,
Dec 25, Christmas Day Mass, 11:00am.
All Masses are in the Cathedral.

Advent Giving Tree items due Sunday!

Giving Tree tagsThank you for your donation to the ADVENT GIVING TREE & the CCD-PSR SOCKS, CAPS, & GLOVES  programs – items are due this weekend, Sunday, Dec 21.

Mary, Holy Mother of God, Holy Day

Stained Glass jg 1 08 001 January 1, 2015, the Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God, is a Holy Day of Obligation.  Our Masses will be as follows:  Wed, Dec 31, 5:30pm Vigil Mass with Bishop Duca; Thurs, Jan 1, 10:00am Mass.

Adoration on Fridays of Advent, 9-Noon

Chapel monstrance 27As we prepare to begin a new liturgical year with Advent, parishioners are invited to participate in our Eucharistic Exposition, Vespers and Benediction Services.  Sign up for one hour, or come as you please …. more »

Area Penance Services

ConfessionalGo to Confession! Attend a Penance Service!  Prepare for Christmas!  Advent is a season of penance – see listing of  area penance services – multiple priests available to hear confessions. Please make plans now to attend one.  Opportunities for Confession at the Cathedral.

Advent at the Cathedral

IMG_1754As we celebrate the beginning of Advent, the season of waiting, hoping, preparing and hoping, a season of joy, light, peace and yes, even a season of penance (area penance services), consider ways to keep holy the Advent season. See Bishop Duca’s Cathedral schedule.

Apologetics 102 – coming in 2015!

apologetics 2Mark your calendars with these dates and make plans to attend:  Tuesdays:  Jan 20, 27 and Feb 3 and 10, 6:00 – 8:00pm, Loyola Cafeteria.  More details to come!  Read more about Apologetics Classes.

Helpful Links

Thus says the LORD:  Share your bread with the hungry, shelter the oppressed and the homeless;  clothe the naked when you see them,  and do not turn your back on your own.

Is 58:7



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St. John Berchmans


 Mission Statement

Praying, Believing, Living

The Cathedral Parish strives for a liturgical life
that transforms us into a community of evangelization,
glorifying the Lord by our lives.



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