Vandal Shatters Statues in Louisiana Parishes

Vandalism - Our Lady of Prompt Succor

I have a small statue of Our Lady of Prompt Succor.  Years ago, when I was planning a conference in New Orleans, the statue was given to me as a reminder that she is the principal patroness of the state of Louisiana, the Archdiocese of New Orleans, and the city of New Orleans.Today I received the sad news that one of the landmark statues of Our Lady of Prompt Succor has been destroyed in Louisiana.  A 35-year-old vandal with a sledgehammer broke into two Catholic churches in Sulphur, L … [Read more...]