A Cursillo rosary for Louisiana State Police Senior Trooper Steven Vincent will be prayed Aug. 28 at 6 p.m. in the Rosa Hart Theater of the Lake Charles Civic Center, 900 Lakeshore Drive. Trooper Vincent attended Our Lady of Good Council Church in Lake Charles and was part of Cursillo #439.
Visitation for Trooper Vincent will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Civic Center and 8 to 11:15 a.m. Aug. 29 at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel, 4321 Lake St. A Mass of Christian burial will be Aug. 29 at noon at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church, 3939 Lake St.
Cursillo, meaning “short course,” is the movement from Spain from which the ACTS retreats evolved. Some ACTS brothers and sisters in Southeast Texas have also made their Cursillo retreat and will be participating in the rosary for Trooper Vincent.
Trooper Vincent was killed in the line of duty Aug. 24. A lifelong resident of Iowa, La., Vincent was a 15-year veteran of the Louisiana State Police and served in the United States Army during Desert Storm.