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


Our Patron’s Feast Day

SJB pic with banner our-patronThis Wednesday, November 26, is the Feast of St. John Berchmans. The Feast Day Mass will be at 12:05pm in the Cathedral.  Read more about our patron here!

Advent at the Cathedral

IMG_1754This weekend, we celebrate the First Sunday of Advent, the season of waiting, hoping, preparing and hoping, a season of joy, light, peace and yes, even a season of penance (see schedule of area penance services).  Consider ways  to keep holy the Advent season. Bishop Duca will join us for many liturgies in upcoming months.

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 »

Nov 29/30: First Sunday of Advent

OGiving Tree tagsn the First Sunday of Advent, remember to pick up an ADVENT GIVING TREE TAG, purchase your ADVENT WREATH and CANDLES, and donate to the CCD-PSR SOCKS, CAPS, & GLOVES DRIVE.  more »

Immaculate Conception, Holy Day

immaculate conceptionNext Monday, December 8 is the Immaculate Conception, a Holy Day of Obligation. Masses  in the Cathedral: 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

Angel with crown and instrumentPlease 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 »

Parish Christmas Party

Christmas party 2013  santa with childAll parishioners are invited to the annual Christmas Party after the Dec 8, Holy Day 5:30pm Mass – food, fun, music and fellowship in the Multi Room! Make plans for your family to join the fun!

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.

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.

Helpful Links

Brothers and sisters:  Do you not know that you are the temple of God,  and that the Spirit of God dwells in you?

1 Cor 3:16



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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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