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


Bishop’s Schedule at the Cathedral

Bishop Duca will be presiding at many liturgies in the Cathedral in upcoming months. For a listing of these dates, please click here.

Adoration on Fridays of Advent, 9-Noon

Chapel monstrance 27As we prepare to begin a new liturgical year with Advent, I encourage parishioners to participate in our Eucharistic Exposition, Vespers and Benediction Services.  Sign up for one hour, or come as you please, for personal, private prayer in the Eucharistic Presence of our Lord, in the silence of St. Michael the Archangel Chapel. more »

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, 6:30 – 8:00pm.  More details to come!  Read more about Apologetics Classes.

KC Advent Wreath Sale

Knights of ColumbusPick up your Advent Wreaths and Candles after each Mass the weekend of the First Sunday of Advent (Nov 29-30) and help the Knights support the  diocesan seminarians as well as other charitable activities.  Wreaths are available in different sizes and costs to fit your home and budget.  Candles may be purchased separately.  Thank you for your support. Also, see their new page.

Immaculate Conception, Holy Day of Obligation

immaculate conceptionDecember 8 is the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception and is a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses will be held in the Cathedral at 8:15 am, 12:05 pm and 5:30 pm. Parishioners: make plans to attend the Parish Christmas Party following the 5:30pm Mass.

Lessons & Carols

Please join us on Tuesday, December 16, for our annual Advent Lessons & Carols, 6:30pm in the Cathedral. Joining the Cathedral Choir is PRISMA Vocal Ensemble! See Lessons & Carols flyermore »

Confession – Penance Service

ConfessionalGo to Confession! Attend a Penance Service!  Prepare for Christmas!  Advent is a season of penance – use this list of  area penance services to make plans for confession before Christmas.  There will be multiple priests available to hear confessions. Please make plans now to attend one.  Opportunities for Confession at the Cathedral.

Helpful Links

John the Baptist saw Jesus coming toward him and said,  “Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world.

John 1:29



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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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