Mt. Olivet Episcopal Church

Mt. Olivet Episcopal Church

530 Pelican Ave.   Mt. Olivet is in the oldest church building in continuous use on the west bank of New Orleans. Built in 1854, the building has been in continuous use for more than one hundred fifty years.  The first services were held in...

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Holy Name of Mary

Holy Name of Mary

400 Verret St.   Built in 1929, this Gothic style church has over 75 stained glass windows, many imported from Germany.   The Catholic parish in Algiers was established in 1848 in a small wooden structure on Morgan St. In response to a...

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Algiers United Methodist

Algiers United Methodist

637 Opelousas Avenue In 1840, Mr. Smiley, a Presbyterian, began a Sunday school in the old Duverje plantation home. Algiers United Methodist Church was organized in 1844 from this Sabbath school and may be the oldest Christian congregation on the...

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Trinity Lutheran Church

Trinity Lutheran Church

620 Eliza St. Built in 1911 by German families, this church might have lost its steeple in Hurricane Katrina but never its faithful.  And the faithful (and everyone else) flocks to the Octoberfest that the church hosts every Fall.

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