Saturday, September 03, 2005

Archbishop Alfred Hughes (New Orleans); Bishop Robert Muench (Baton Rouge)

New Orleans, Sep. 01 - Armed with only two changes of clothes, New Orleans Archbishop Alfred Hughes joined hundreds of thousands of refugees, most likely now homeless, after the scourge of Hurricane Katrina.

The archbishop spent Wednesday in ministry to the frightened and devastated evacuees of the city of New Orleans. The Baton Rouge Advocate reported that he and Bishop Robert W. Muench of Baton Rouge spent Wednesday visiting Louisiana’s packed makeshift shelters. . . .

Source: New Orleans archbishop joins Katrina refugees Catholic World News. Sept. 1, 2005.