Sunday 25th January 2015- Mark 1:35-42 the call of the first disciples

Meditations for January are by Bishop Emmanuel Lafont, Bishop of Cayenne

lafont - newWe meditate today the first disciples’ vocation narrative according to Mark’s Gospel the most ancient of the four Gospels. We might be astonished to read a different narrative from the one we meditated last week, from John’s Gospel. Continue reading

Meditation for Sunday 18th January – John 1:35-42 The call of the first disciples

Mediatations for January are by Bishop Emmanuel Lafont, Bishop of Cayenne

lafont - newIn this year, when the Church, according to Pope Francis, “a Church which goes forth[1], it is good to read and meditate the call of the first disciples according to the John’s Gospel. Indeed, the liturgical year “B” during which Mark’s Gospel is to be proclaimed every Sunday, some passages of John’s Gospel have been added, since Mark is the shortest of all gospels.  Continue reading

Solemnity of the Lord’s baptism – January 11, 2015

Reflections for January are by Bishop Emmanuel Lafont, Bishop of Cayenne

lafont - newReadings:

Isaiah 55: 1-11, Psalm Isaiah 12, 1 John 5:1-9, Mark 1:7-11

The most ancient Gospel, Mark, begins with Jesus’ baptism by John in the Jordan River. We can assume that our Lord was then about 33 years of age. Until then he had been an unknown carpenter in a very obscure city, Nazareth, which name does not appear anywhere in the ancient literature, except in the New Testament. No doubt, Jesus was praying every day for his Father to send him a message so that he would fulfil his mission. Continue reading

Solemnity of the Lord’s Epiphany – January 4, 2015

Reflections for January are by Bishop Emmanuel Lafont, Bishop of  Cayenne

lafont - newReadings:

Isaiah 60:1-6, Psalm 71, Ephesians 3: 2-3a.5-6, Matthew 2:1-12

Today, our Church celebrates the Jesus’ manifestation to the whole world. Indeed, the first chapters in Matthew and in Luke, called “infancy gospels”, are in a way an “opera ouverture”, revealing in a nutshell the Lord’s inner truth, his mission and destiny.  Continue reading

Cayenne – Schools

SCHOOLS

Ecole Ste Thérèse
30 Avenue St. Dominique, 97354 Monjoly, French Guyana
Tel.: (594) 594 38 04 95; Fax: (594) 594 38 39 37

Ecole St. Pierre
54 lieu-dit Cogneau Lamirande, 97351 Matoury, French Guyana
Tel.: (594) 594 31 04 69; Fax: (594) 594 38 68 23

Ecole Saint Joseph
1, Rue Bourguignon, 97360 Mana, French Guyana
Tel.: (594) 594 34 80 70; Fax: (594) 594 34 85 37

Externat St. Joseph
15, rue Lalouette, 97326 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 28 28 58; Fax: (594) 594 28 28 59

Groupe Privé Anne-Marie Jahouvey
Cité des Manguiers, B.P. 361, 97328 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 29 64 93; Fax: (594) 594 30 70 94

Cayenne – Religious and Secular Institutes

RELIGIOUS & SECULAR INSTITUTES

CONGREGATION OF THE HOLY GHOST (C.S.Sp.)
Maison Spiritaine Stellina, 30 Cite Grant, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31-15-49; Fax: (594) 594 31 22 10
Rev. Yves Le Quere, Superior Principal, Rev. Thierry Aurokiom, Superior of the Community

FRANCISCAN MISSIONARIES OF MARY
Cayenne
10 av. de la mer, Cité Zephir, B.P. 595, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 07 85; Fax: (594) 594 29 22 08
Kourou
3 Cité, Kikwi, Kourou, French Guyana
Tel/Fax: (594) 594 32 04 75
Sinnamary
45 rue Bonose Vernet, Sinnamary, French Guyana
Tel/Fax: (594) 594 34 50 23
Saint Laurent du Maroni
20 Rue Barrat,B.P. 89, 97320 Saint Laurent du Maroni, French Guyana
Tel/Fax: (594) 594 34 10 64

OBLATES OF MARY IMMACULATE (O.M.I.)
Presbytère de la Sainte-Famille, Cité Grant, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 47 25
Rev. Georges :Laudin

RESURRECTION BROTHERS
Monastère de la Sainte-Famille, 97230 Saint-Laurent, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 01 10
Rev. Michel Crosson

ST. GABRIEL’S BROTHERS
Montabo, Foyer Hmong, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 71 55
Bro. Benjamin Aubret

SISTERS OF ST. JOSEPH OF CLUNY (S.J.C.)
Externat St. Joseph
10 rue Mme Payé, Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 16 41
Foyer La Providence
18 avenue Leopold Heder, B.P. 180, Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 01 95
L.P. Anne-Marie Jahouvay
Cité des Manguiers, Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 11 39
Mana, Ecole Primaire St. Joseph
01 rue Bourguignon, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 82 70
Jahouvey, Ecole Maternelle privee
Village Hmong, French Guyana
Tel/Fax: (594) 594 34 17 24

SISTERS OF ST. PAUL OF CHARTRES
Foyer des Palmistes
5 rue Lt Goinet, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 37 93 72
Clinique St. Paul
Rte de la Madeleine, Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 62 15
Maripasoula, Home Mixte
Le Bourg, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 37 20 19
Cacao, Ecole Privée
Village Hmong, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 29 90
St. Georges de L’Oyapock, Home Mixte
Rue Ceron, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 37 02 67

 

Cayenne – Apostolic Works, Organisations

APOSTOLIC WORKS & ORGANIZATIONS

ASSOCIATION OF ST. MARTIN DE PORRES
46 rue Ernest Prevot, Vayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 10 52
Sr. Jeanne, S.P.C.

CATECHISM FOR ADULTS
Tel
: (594) 594 30 94 06
Deacon Jacques Gleyze

CHAPLAINS
Hospital Chaplain: Rev. Bernard Vesval, Tel: (594) 594 31 15 49
Migrants Chaplain: Rev. Marcos Manderla
Military Chaplain: Rev. Olivier
Velut, Tel/Fax: (594) 594 30 39 52
Prison Chaplain: Rev. Henri-Claude Asselos, Tel: (594) 594 31 03 05

COEURS VAILLANTS-AMES VAILLANTES
Maud Langlet, Director, George Néron, Rev. Thierry Aurokiom

EDUCATION
23 Rue Lallouette, Cayenne, French Guyana
Mr. Jean-Claude
Staudt, Tel: (594) 594 31 83 90

EQUIPE DE ST. VINCENT DE PAUL
25 Rue Lallouette, Cayenne, French Guyana
Mrs. Marguerite Guillaume, President

EQUIPES DES MEDIAS, RADIOR.F.O.
Tel
: (594) 594 31 47 25
Rev. Georges Bouvier, Director
Radio Saint-Gabriel
Tel: (594) 594 31 17 11

HEALTH FACILITIES
Clinique St. Paul
Rte. de la Madeleine, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana

LEGION OF MARY
Mrs. Raymonde Not, President of Comitium, Deacon Edouard Miranda, Spiritual Director

LITURGY COMMISSION
Rev. Joseph Plug, C.S.Sp., Director

PASTORAL CENTER
23, Rue Lallouette, B. P. 372, 97328 Cayenne Cedex, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 10 28
Mr. Jacques Gleyze

SECOURS CATHOLIQUE
11, Rue Francois Arago, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 82 04
Mr. Joachim Hyasìne, President, Rev. Bernard Vesval, C.S.Sp., Spiritual Director

UNION DEPARTEMENTALE DES ASSOCIATIONS CATHOLIQUES DE LA GUYANA (l’UDACG)
Rtd. De Suzini, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Mr. Armand Hidair, President

VOCATIONS
Rev. Henri-
Claude Asselos

 

Cayenne – Chancery, Parishes, Clergy

Vicar General: Rev. Georges Laudin
Tel: (594) 594 31 47 25; Fax: (594) 594 31 51 47
Reverend Edward Okorie
Tel: (594) 594 34 33 29
Chancellor: Rev. Henri-Claude Asselos
Tel: (594) 594 31 03 05

PARISHES & CLERGY

Cathedral: Saint-Sauveur
25 rue Lallouette, B.P 122, 97301 Cayenne Cedex, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 03 05
Rev. Joseph Plug

Cacao: Notre-Dame de la Paix
Presbytère de Cacao, B.P. 1140, 97352 Cayenne Cedex, French Guyana
Tel/Fax: (594) 594 27 02 06; (594) 594 30 22 36; (594) 594 31 15 49; e-mail: hc.asselos@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Henri-Claude Asselos

Iracoubo: Saint Joseph
Trou-Poisson: St. Rose de Lima, Bellevue
Presbytère, Iracoubo, Sinnamary, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 62 09; e-mail: Richard.ezenwanne@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Richard Ezenwanne

Javouhey: Bl. Anne-Marie Javouhey
Presbytère, Javouhey, B.P. 149, 97360 Mana, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 17 24; e-mail: amonsavanne@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Antoine Monsavane, OMI

Kourou: Notre-Dame de l’Assomption
Presbytere, B.P. 75, 97310 Kourou, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 32 05 63; e-mail: yvanomuseau@yahoo.fr
Rev. Yvan Museau

La Sainte-Famille: La Sainte Famille
Presbytère, Route de Montabo, Cité Grant, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 47 25; e-mail: mfdarc@wanadoo,
fr
Rev. Michel Forgeot d’Arc

L’Oyapock: Saint Georges
Ouanaly: St. Thérèse de l’Enfant Jésus, Trois-Sauts, Camopi: N-D de Sainte-Foy, Trois-Sauts
Presbytere, B.P. 3, 97313, St. Georges de l’Oyapeock, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 37 00 98; e-mail: athanuk@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Athanase Nwosu

Macouria: Saint-Jean Baptiste
Presbytère, Tonate, 97355 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel/Fax: (594) 594 38 85 78
Rev. Samuel Akwuba

Mana: Saint-Joseph
Awara: Ste. Bernadette, Acarouany: Bl. Anne-Marie Jahouvey
1 rue de l’Eglise, 97360 Mana, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 82 34; e-mail: m.gerarduzzi@ool.fr
Rev. Michel Gerarduzzi

Maripasoula: Notre-Dame de l’Immaculee Conception
Wacapou: Immaculée Conception, Papaichton: Sacre Coeur
Presbytère, 97370, Maripasoula, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 37 10 51; e-mail: njoku@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Joachim Njoku

Matoury: Saint-Michel
Presbytère de Matoury, 97300, Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 35 60 45; e-mail: ljeancarlo@yahoo.fr
Rev. Jean-Carlo Lima

Montjoly: St. Therese de l’Enfant Jesus
Presbytère de Remire, Avenue Jean-Michotte, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 35 42 64; e-mail: antonin.manga@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Antonin Manga

Regina: Saint-Etienne
Guisambourg: St. Pierre
Tel:
(594) 594 30 22 06
Rev. Antoine Monsavane, C.S.Sp.

Remire: Marie Immaculée, St. François-Xavier
Chapelle du Mahury
Presbytère de Remire, Avenue Jean-Michotte, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 35 42 64
Rev. Gabriel Groisard

Roura/Kaw: Saint Dominique
Presbyère de Roura, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 15 49
Rev. Antoine Grach

Saint-Antoine: Saint-Antoine
Chapelle de Baduel: N-D de l’Esperance
Presbytère Saint-Antoine, Route de Montabo, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 30 21 55; e-mail: joseph.phu@vloila.fr
Rev. Joseph N’Guyen Van Phum

Saint-Laurent: Saint-Laurent
Saint-Jean du Maroni: Saint-Jean Baptiste, Paddoc, k Balate, Terre Rouge,Village-Pierre et Portal, Village Boni de Apatou
Presbytère, rue Colonel Chandón, B.P. 8, 97320 Saint Laurent du Maroni, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 93 29; e-mail: sindzafortunalain@yahoo.fr
Rev. Alain-Fortuné Sindza

Saint-Louis de Mirza: Saint-Louis
Presbytère Saint-Louis, Quartier Mirza, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 04 16; e-mail: oblatsomiguyane@yahoo.fr
Rev. Georges Laudin

Saint-Paul: Saint-Paul
Presbytère, Cabassou, 97300 Cayenne, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 31 93 48; e-mail: martin.mpongui@wanadoo.fr
Rev. Martin M’Pongui

Sinnamary: Notre-Dame de l’Assomption
Corrossony: Sacre Coeur,
Sainte-Elie
Presbytère, 97315 Sinnamary, French Guyana
Tel: (594) 594 34 50 37; e-mail: delhug1938@yahoo.fr
Rev. Hugo Delcnjak

Cayenne – Succession of Prelates

SUCCESSION OF PRELATES

Most Rev. Louis de Villette, SJ.
1731–1736

Most Rev. Pierre de la Raffinie, S.J.
1736–1746

Most Rev. Philippe d’Huberland, S.J.
1746–1760

Most Rev. Henri Ghuez, S.J.
1761–1762

Most Rev. Alexis Ruel, S.J.
1762–1762

Most Rev. Fleury
1762–1764

Most Rev. Alexis Ruel
1764–1769

Most Rev. Destable
1769–1771

Most Rev. Poussin
1771–1775

Most Rev. Robillard
1775–1777

Most Rev. Radel
1777–1787

Most Rev. Jacquemin
1787–1792

Most Rev. Legrand
1792–1818

Most Rev. Paul Guillier
1818–1847

Most Rev. Jean Dossat
1847–1868

Most Rev. Olivier Herve, C.S.Sp.
1868–1871

Most Rev. Ambroise Emonet, C.S.Sp.
1873–1882

Most Rev. Joseph Guyodo, C.S.Sp.
1885–1892

Most Rev. Louis Pignol
1892–1904

Most Rev. Marcel Beguin
1904–1911

Most Rev. Justin Favre
1914–1924

Most Rev. Leon Delaval, C.S.Sp.
1925–1931

Most Rev. Pierre Gourtay, C.S.Sp.
1933–1944

Most Rev. Alfred Marie, C.S.Sp.
1945–1973

Most Rev. François–Marie Morvan, C.S.Sp.
1973–1998

Most Reverend Louis Sankalé
1998-2004