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  • Super Bowl, Mardi Gras & gospel converge

    February 2 2013 by Diana Chandler, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Super Bowl, Mardi Gras & gospel converge

    Many have dubbed it “Super Gras,” the rare convergence of the Super Bowl and Mardi Gras in New Orleans, a $700 million influx encompassing well over a million tourists. The city has spent the last three years getting ready.

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  • Blank sign bears big message at Mardi Gras

    January 26 2009 by Paul F. South, Baptist Press | with 0 comments

    In the morning’s wee hours, the whole world may be sleeping, but not in New Orleans, not during Mardi Gras. For New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary alumnus Emerson Wiles, nighttime is the right time to share the life-changing message of Jesus Christ with the multitudes who come to the Crescent City.

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