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ST. AUGUSTINE CHURCH & THE GOSPEL

  St. Augustine & his writings

    Catholic Encyclopedia - Life of St. Augustine of Hippo
    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02084a.htm
    Works of St. Augustine of Hippo
    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02089a.htm
    Teaching of St. Augustine of Hippo
    http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/02091a.htm
    University of Pennsylvania – School of Arts & Sciences – online class: Augustine of Hippo
    http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/jod/augustine.html

  Roman Catholicism

    The Archdiocese of New Orleans
     http://www.arch-no.org/
     The Holy See: the Official Website of the Vatican
     http://www.vatican.va/
     Catholic.net
     http://www.catholic.net/
     About.com: Catholicism
     http://catholicism.about.com/od/catholicbeliefs/

  Gospel Music

    National Public Radio: A History of Gospel Music
    http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4233793
    LyricsVault: History of Gospel Music
    http://www.lyricsvault.net/history/gospel.html
    Official Site of Negro Spirituals, Antique Gospel Music
    http://www.negrospirituals.com/

  Henriette Delile & the Congregation of the Sisters of the Holy Family

    Frenchcreoles.com
    ...CreoleCulture/famouscreoles/henriettedelille/HenrietteDelille.htm
    Sisters of the Holy Family
    http://members.aol.com/srdechantl/hfamily/
    About.com: Henriette Delille
    http://womenshistory.about.com/od/romancatholicchurch/p/h_delille.htm
    African-American Registry
    The Sisters of the Holy Family: a haven for Blacks
    Council of Major Superiors of Women Religious
    http://www.cmswr.org/member_communities/SHF.htm

  Society of the Divine Word

    Society of the Divine Word: Who We Are
    http://www.svd-ca.com/WhoWeAre.htm
    Society of the Divine Word: Chicago Province
    http://www.divineword.org/index.asp

AFRICAN-AMERICAN HISTORY

  African-American History - General

    Smithsonian Institution: African American History and Culture
    http://www.si.edu/resource/faq/nmah/afroam.htm
    National Park Service: Our Shared History: African American Heritage
    http://www.cr.nps.gov/aahistory/
    Association for the Study of African-American Life & History
    http://www.asalh.org/
    Thinkquest: Free At Last - The Civil Rights Movement in the United States
    http://thinkquest.org/library/site.html?team_id=J0112391
    The Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project at Stanford University
    http://www.stanford.edu/group/King/

  Slavery

    DiscoverySchool.com: Understanding Slavery
    http://school.discovery.com/schooladventures/slavery/
    PBS: Africans in America: America's Journey Through Slavery
    http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/home.html
    United States National Slavery Museum
    http://www.usnationalslaverymuseum.org/home.asp
    The Virginia Foundation for the Humanities:
      The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record
    http://hitchcock.itc.virginia.edu/Slavery/

  Homer Plessy

    Recommended Reading: "We As Freemen: Plessy vs. Ferguson"
    The African American Registry
    .../african_american_history/1443/Homer_Plessy_activist_on_the_Bayou
    Law Buzz
    http://www.lawbuzz.com/can_you/plessy/plessy.htm
    Our Documents: A National Initiative on American History, Civics, and Service
    http://www.ourdocuments.gov/document_data/document_images/doc_052_big.jpg
    USInfo.State.gov
    http://usinfo.state.gov/usa/infousa/facts/democrac/33.htm

  Sidney Bechet

    Redhotjazz.com
    http://www.redhotjazz.com/bechet.html
    The Sidney Bechet Society, Ltd.
    http://www.sidneybechet.org/bio.html
    Public Broadcasting Service - Biographies
    http://www.pbs.org/jazz/biography/artist_id_bechet_sidney.htm
    National Public Radio - Jazz Profiles
    http://www.npr.org/programs/jazzprofiles/archive/bechet.html

  A. P. Tureaud

    Louisiana Public Broadcasting site
    http://www.lpb.org/programs/journey/aboutap.html
    Journey for Justice: a documentary on the life of A.P. Tureau
    http://www.accd.edu/pac/communic/Denise/JJ.html



NEW ORLEANS HISTORY

  New Orleans History - General

    Yahoo! - A Brief History of New Orleans
    http://uk.holidaysguide.yahoo.com/p-travelguide-216342-new_orleans_history-i
    New Orleans Public Library Louisiana Division: City Archives & Special Collections
    http://nutrias.org/~nopl/spec/speclist.htm

  Faubourg Treme

    Soulofamerica.com
    http://www.soulofamerica.com/cityfldr/orleans17.html
    New Orleans Online: America's Oldest Black Neighborhood
    http://neworleansonline.com/tours-attractions/multicultural/treme.html
    Neighborhoods of New Orleans
    http://www.nonotours.net/Neighborhoods/treme.htm
    Sunday in Treme
    http://www.sundayintreme.com
    Louisiana African American Heritage Trail
    www.astorylikenoother.com

  Mardi Gras Indians

    Mardi Gras Digest: Mardi Gras Indians
    http://www.mardigrasdigest.com/Sec_mgind/
    ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes
    http://www.nathanielturner.com/bigchiefallisontootiemontana.htm


1210 Gov. Nicholls St., N.O., LA 70116, (504)525-5934, Fax 523-2473.
Sunday Mass 10:00AM.




Church Belltower
Belltower viewed from
Governor Nicholls St
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Detail: St. Clothilde Window
Detail - St. Clothilde Stained Glass







"Ghost Shackles"



"…the word of God grew and multiplied."
Acts 12:24


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