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REV. ALBERT J. MCKNIGHT
PRAYER AND EULOGY SERVICE
HOLY GHOST PARISH LIFE CENTER HALL
748 N. UNION STREET, OPELOUSAS, LA 70570
FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2016, 6:00 P.M.-8:00 P.M.
MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL
HOLY GHOST CATHOLIC CHURCH
732 NORTH UNION STREET, OPELOUSAS, LA 70570
SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2016, 11:00 A.M.
REPASS IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING GRAVESITE COMMITTAL
HOLY GHOST PARISH LIFE CENTER HALL
Holy Ghost Summer Ball Featuring
Patrick Henry & The Liberation Band
Holy Ghost Summer Ball will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016 from 9:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m. Patrick Henry & the Liberation Band will be the first artist to perform at Holy Ghost New Parish Life Center. Doors will open at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are on sale now for $20.00 at the church rectory and may be purchased during normal business hours or from members of Holy Ghost Fundraising Committee.
Holy Ghost Spring Raffle
Holy Ghost Spring Raffle will be held on Sunday, June 19, 2016.
1st Prize: Calf (Approximately 500lbs)
2nd Prize: $250.00
3rd Prize: 32" TV
Tickets may be purchased after weekend Masses and at the church rectory
during business hours. Tickets are $2.00 per ticket.
Mothers' Day Appreciation Banquet
Saturday, May 7, 2016, Holy Ghost Cafeteria- 7:00 p.m.
Mothers Free – Additional Guest $5.00 per Person
Deadline to register: May 4, 2016
Hosted by Holy Ghost Married Couples Ministry and Youth Group
Christmas 2015 - Listen to Fr. Jaison's Christmas Message here.
Jubilee Year of Mercy
The Holy Father, Pope Francis I, has declared a Jubilee Year of Mercy which will begin on December 8 of 2015 and end on the Solemnity of Christ the King in 2016. The theme for the will be "Merciful Like the Father". This is an opportunity for all of us to be moved by the Father's mercy and allow the extraordinary grace to move us to mercy. Where are we invited in our lives to show mercy to others, to be people of forgiveness and compassion? We are called to act justly and walk with our God in mercy.
Click on the links below for more information on the Jubilee Year of Mercy
Parish Life Center Groundbreaking Ceremony
Holy Ghost Church New Parish Life Center groundbreaking ceremony was held on May 24, 2015. Bishop Michael Jarrell center, was present for the blessing of the grounds. See More
Support our Capital Campaign
Click on the banner below to read more about our "One in the Spirit" Capital Campaign. This campaign is for raising funds to build a new Parish Life Center which will include a large hall for various events, a well equipped kitchen and class rooms for Religious Education and meetings.
Our Mission: Holy Ghost Faith Community invites its members to a personal conversion to God the Father through the Son in the Holy Spirit and is committed to teach and share the Good News of Christ to others.
Society of The Divine Word
Click on the link above to make an online donation or pay your tithes and camapign pledge using a credit card or bank account.
CELEBRATION OF THE EUCHARIST
SACRAMENT OF CONFESSION: Saturdays 4:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. During the week: 6:30 a.m. and at any time by appointment. Click Here to learn more
Baptism: Please meet with a priest to register for the Baptism preparation Class which usually takes place on the first Sunday of the month. Baptism is usually done on the Saturday following the Class. Click here to learn more
Marriage: Make arrangements with a priest/deacon at least six months prior to the anticipated wedding date. No arrangements should be made with any vendor prior to consultation with a priest or the deacon. Click here to learn more...
Anointing of the Sick: Please call the office to schedule to anoint someone who is seriously ill or before surgery. If you have a homebound elderly or infirm person, please arrange with the priest for periodic visit and holy communion. Click Here to learn more...
First Friday Holy Hour
Friday, 5:00 PMFirst Friday Holy Hour
Time: Friday, 5:00 PM
Location: Church - 747 N Union St. Opelousas LA
Church open for personal Eucharistic adoration all day. Blessed Sacrament exposed after morning Mass until Holy Hour at 5:00 P.M. Communal Adoration and Benediction at 5:00 P.M.