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Holy Cross calls new Priest-in-Charge

SHREVEPORT--The Church of the Holy Cross in downtown Shreveport has called a new Priest-in-Charge. The Reverend Garrett Boyte will take over for the Reverend Mary Richard on Saturday June 1, 2019. An Oak Grove, Louisiana, native, Father Boyte comes to Holy Cross from Sewanee, Tennessee, where he has recently earned his Master of Divinity from the University of the South's School of Theology. Father Boyte looks forward to beginning his work in downtown Shreveport with great...Read More

Maundy Thursday

April 2nd of this year has to have been the most moving and memorable Maundy Thursday most, if not all of us, have experienced. Our Bishop had asked that we share a Eucharist and foot washing with the people of the Texas Avenue neighborhood. These are our friends. We know them from Hope House and from meeting on the street and from Sunday services. Most of them we know their name and they know ours. Most are homeless, some live in apartments or houses in the neighborhood. All live in extreme...Read More