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News & Articles
- Archbishop of Baghdad to visit Diocese of Lafayette
The Diocese of Lafayette welcomes Archbishop Jean Benjamin Sleiman, OCD Archbishop of Baghdad, Iraq. Archbishop Sleiman, a Carmelite priest, is the Latin Archbishop of Baghdad and head of the Latin Church Community in Iraq. He was ordained a priest in 1973 in Beirut and then earned doctorates in theology and anthropology. He was appointed as archbishop of Baghdad in 2000. He will be conducting ...
July 9, 2013 - KATC 3 Lafayette
- Archbishop of Baghdad leading novena in Lafayette today
The archbishop of Baghdad is in Lafayette to conduct the annual novena beginning today at the Carmelite Monastery in Lafayette.
July 8, 2013 - The Lafayette Daily Advertiser
- Robert Kraft in Providence Journal
I was touched,Kraft said before the Carolina game Friday night, "to learn of the support that we get from the Carmelite Monastery. They are the sweetest ladies. They told me they would be praying for us this season. I just love that. In my...