Altar Society


The Altar Society at St. Joachim is an important part of the maintaining the sanctity of the Altar in preparation for the Celebration of the Eucharist.

Mission Statement:

"This group is responsible for keeping the Church and Sanctury decorated for the different seasons and special occassions. "

Sone of the things that are done:

  • Change the decor of the Church to match the season
  • Wash the communion cloths
  • Decorate the Altar and Church for the different seasons, such as Christmas, Advent, Easter, etc.
  • Order flowers when needed
  • Check Altar cloths and change if needed
Cathy Este is the leader of the Altar Society ministry. If you are interested in becoming a part of this important ministry, please contact our office at (504) 341-9226 or [email protected]