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Diocese of Baton Rouge

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Diocese of Baton Rouge
cathedral
a __ is the main church of the diocese and the home church of the bishop
St. Joseph's
what is our cathedral?
ordinations, rites of election, chrism masses
__, __, and __ usually take place in a cathedral
cathedra
latin word for chair, also known as the bishop's seat
font
all cathedrals have a baptismal __
bishop
the __ is entrusted with the care of the diocese
teaching, governing
the bishop is responsible for __ and __
priests, deacons
the bishop shares his duties with __ who serve under him
bishop
only a __ posseses the power to confer the sacrament of holy orders
shepherd
the bishop is considered the chief __ of the diocese
35 years old, ordained for at least 5 years, have a doctoracte in sacred scripture, theology, or cannon law
name the requirements to be a bishop
confirmation
the sacrament of __ is also administered by the bishop
chrism
a bishop must preside over the mass of the __
catechumens, sick, and chrism
what oil does the bishop bless
Robert Emmet Tracy, Joseph Vincent Sullivan, Stanley Joseph Ott, Alfred Clifton Hughes, and Robert W. Muench
name the 5 bishops of the diocese
Tracy
this bishop's focus was ministering to the young
Sullivan
this bishop's focus was the pro-life movement
Ott
this bishop's focus was spiritual renewal
Hughes
this bishop's focus was the promotion of the catechism of the church; attempts to combat racism and poverty
Muench
this bishop's focus was the church's ministry to young people and renewing the sacrament of reconciliation
one
each diocese has __ bishop but several auxillary bishops
cathedral
when a diocese is established its __ is also established
east and west
cathedrals are often oriented __ so that they face the rising sun that symbolizes Jesus's rising
nave
the central portion of the church is called the __
ship
the word nave in latin means __
people of God
the church is symbolically a ship bearing the __ through the storms of life
Tracy, Sullivan, and Ott
which bishops are buried in the courtyard at St. Joseph's
New Year's Day, 1722
Baton Rouge
Plantation Home
On __ Fr. Pierre Francois Xavier de Charlevoix celebrated the first mass in __ on an improvised altar in a __
St. Gabriel
in 1774 settlers from Nova Scotia erected the church of __ the oldest surviving church structure in the MS river valley
Havana, Cuba
in 1787 the area that comprisis the diocese of BR was admisistered by the Diocese of __
Spanish
BR
the __ controlled colinies in what was called the west florida region which included __ until 1810
Louisiana
in 1812 the territory of NO and the former area of west florida became __
St. Joseph
sometime between 1817 and 1828 the name Our Lady of Sorrows parish was changed to __
St. Joseph's
during the civil war __ was badly damaged when BR wad bombarded by union boats
Mary Star of the Sea
In 1936 Fr. Jules Toups began servicing these areas with a floating chapel called __
July 22 1961
John XXIII
the diocese of BR was established on __ by pope __
12
the diocese of BR has __ civil parishes
68
the diocese of BR has __ ecclesiastical parishes
32
there are __ catholic schools in eight of the civil parishes in the diocese
6
2,286
__ diocesean and parochial high schools enrolling __ students
2
1,962
__ private high schools with a total of __ students
24
11,481
__ elementary diocesean and parochial schools which educate __ students
2
there are __ special education centers