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Holy Family Catholic Church

Food Fest Dinner Sale

Lawtell, LA

Saturday, September 18, 2021

10:00 am- 3:00 pm


Holy Family Catholic Church Raffle

Sunday, September 19, 2021

1st Prize $500.00

2nd Prize $300.00

3rd Prize $200.00

Donation: $1.00



Lectors/Commentators Meeting

A meeting will be held for all Lectors & Commentators on Wednesday,

September 22, 2021 at 7:00pm in the church.



2nd Collection on the weekend of September 26th is for the victims of the earthquake in Haiti. Please be generous.



Pie Sale

Pies will be sold on the weekend of September 26th after all masses. Donation $4.00.  Preorders will  also be taken at the parish office. Preorders must be picked up on Saturday September 25th at the Parish Life Center beginning at 11:00 a.m.


Hurricane Ida Relief Drive

SVD Ministry will be collecting water and cleaning supplies for the victims of Hurricane Ida on Friday, September 17th, from 9am-1pm at Holy Ghost Parish Life Center.




An important ushers meeting with Fr. Lambert Lein will be held on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. in the church. All ushers are asked to be in attendance.


Religious Education 


Religious Education teachers are needed for the 2021-2022  year.  Please contact Mrs. Barbara Butler or Mrs. Tamara Broussard for more information at 337-942-2732.



Religious Education session will be done virtually through Zoom beginning Sunday, September 12th. If there is any change in the near future, it will be announced, and the the parents/guardians will be notified in advance.



Our Live Stream Mass today and throughout the month of September is made possible through the generosity of  Mr. James Gordon and family in memory of:

Mildred Hiner Gordon




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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Sacrament of Baptism


- Baptism Class/Workshop (can be done in person if it is no more than 10 people. Otherwise virtual workshop) will be done in the morning of the first Saturday of the month at 9:00 A.M. (following the First Saturday Mass). Click here for class schedule











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

Church Funeral/Wake Policies & Procedures

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


























Saturday- 5:00pm, Sunday- 7,9,& 11am



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..


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