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Please see the link for the rebroadcast of the Knights of Peter Claver Human Trafficking Virtual Event on Saturday, January 8, 2022.

INSIGHT INTO THE INVISIBLE: Modern Day Slavery: Human Trafficking Defined Virtual Webinar Recording - YouTube


Sunday 5:30pm Mass

Please note: Beginning Sunday, February 6th the 5:30pm mass will be suspended until further notice.




Congratulations to


Mrs. Barbara Butler and Mrs. Rose Sam


Holy Ghost Catholic Church


Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Award Recipients



Diocese of Lafayette Office of Black Catholics


Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Mass and Award Ceremony will be held on Friday, January 14, 2022 7:00 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Lafayette, LA



Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Celebration and Memoriam

Monday, January 17, 2022


The parade will begin at 1:00 p.m. (line up time 12 noon) and the procession will begin from the South City Park, north on Market St., East on Block St and north on Union St. to disband at Holy Ghost Parish Life Center where the program will immediately follow the parade. An extended invitation goes out to the past and present MLK recipients and church organizations. Keynote speaker will be Representative Dustin Miller, District 40.

For more information please contact Mrs. Rebecca Henry @337-945-5064.





Sacrament of Baptism

Baptism Class/Workshop

Will be on the first Saturday of the month at 9:00 am  in the Parish Life Center

  (attendees are required to wear a mask)

Rite of Baptism

Rite of Baptism will be celebrated that evening after the

5:00 pm Mass 

- The Baptism schedule is as follows:

Deadline for registration/interview: February 1, 2022

Baptism Class & Baptism: Februaury 5, 2022





Our Live Stream Mass throughout the month of January is made possible through the generosity of  Mrs. Freida Donatto in memory of: Gregory Thomas Donatto and the Donatto, Taylor, and Pierre Family


The SVD Associates Teleconference Rosary will be held every Friday each month  at 7:00 p.m. All are invited to join in. 

 Dial-in number  720-740-9863

 access code  3657425#





Go to Joseph

Year of St. Joseph

Diocese of Lafayette

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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.


Sacramental Policies

Baptism, First Communion and Confirmation


Holy Ghost Church Wedding Policy


Funeral Policy

Click here to access the Website of the Diocese of Lafayette


Click here to access the Website of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops 


Opelousas Catholic Newsletter


Click here to access the Website of the Sisters of the

Holy Family 



Society of The Divine Word


Holy Ghost Church Online Survey



(Catholic Mobilizing Network)






















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Contact: Debra Mayeux with Liturgical Publication @ 225-400-4106




Saturday Vigil Mass: 5:00pm

Sunday- 7, 9, 11am & 5:30 pm



Click on the link above to make an online donation or pay your tithes and camapign pledge using a credit card or bank account.


Parish Office Hours of Operation



8:30 a.m- 4:30 p.m.


closed for lunch

12 noon- 1:00 p.m.



8:30 a.m.- 12:00 noon



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. The Baptism Class and The Rite of Baptism takes place on the first Saturday of the month with the Rite of Baptism at the 5:00pm Mass. 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..


Click here for Holy Ghost Parish Life Center Rental  



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