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


Summer Camp Registration

Totus Tuus 2014  1St. John Berchmans Parish & School Summer Camps will be offered in June & July!  Offerings include Vacation Bible School, Sports, Math and Theater!  Click here for more details and registration forms.

Theology of the Body for Teens

Theology of the Body logoWe will be offering a Theology of the Body class at no cost for current 8th grade through 12th grade boys on Sundays in May.  For class details and sign-up, click here.

Mission with Fr Wade May 3-7

Fr. WadFr Wade Menezes image 2e Menezes, CPM (Fathers of Mercy), will present our Mission entitled “Work Out Your Salvation”.  Mission dates: Sunday, May 3 – Thursday, May 7.  Please plan to come to as many evenings as you are able. Invite your family and friends.  For more details, visit this page.

Texas Boys Choir Returns in May

Texas Boys Choir 2015Texas Boys Choir – In Concert – Saturday, May 16!  This 50+ member choir is known throughout the world for their artistic, musical talent!  You & your family won’t want to miss this event. Read more about the concert/reception and tickets by clicking here!

Remembering Bishop Friend

Bishop Friend funeral interment in garden 4Hundreds gathered to remember Bishop Emeritus William B. Friend.

Friend funeral casket in procession


Christopher West – Theology of the Body

Christopher West Thursday, July 2, 6:00-9:00pm!  He will offer an introductory talk on Theology of the Body (ToB), Saint John Paul IIs positive portrayal of human sexuality as a good and essential part of love and life, and discuss his book, “Fill These Hearts: God, Sex, and the Universal Longing”. West is recognized as the world’s expert on ToB, and we are honored that he will be in Shreveport! Tickets are now available online.

Married Couples Retreat in St Martinville

A silent retreat for Married Couples’ is being offered June 5-7 at the Our Lady of Sorrows Retreat Center in St. Martinville, LA, being hosted by the Community of Jesus Crucified.  The retreat, focusing on a more profound living of the marriage sacrament, is directed by Fr. Michael Champagne.  There is no cost but couples must register in advance: call Cheryl Moss,  (337) 453-2385.

World Meeting of Families 2015

world-meeting-of-families-philadelphia-2015-logoCome join with families from around the globe for the 8th WMoF Sept 22-27, 2015. Love is Our Mission:  The Family Fully Alive – Called together from all over the world . . .  Learn more here!

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For I know well the plans I have in mind for you—oracle of the LORD—plans for your welfare and not for woe, so as to give you a future of hope.

Jer 29:11



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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.


Cathedral Expansion – Slideshow of Progress


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