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Holy Ghost Catholic Church Youth Ministry


"Back to School Day of Blessings Giveaway"

Saturday, August 7, 2021

9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Holy Ghost Northside Parking Lot


Youth Ministry

Back to School Supply Drive

Holy Ghost Youth Ministry is seeking school supplies and donations for their upcoming Back to School Day of Blessings. Supplies can be dropped off at the parish office during normal business hours.





Religious Education 

Religious Education Registration will continue thru August 31st in the Parish Office. The Directors of Religious Education will be available in the vestibule of the church after each mass on the weekends of August 22nd and 29th.


Registration fee is $10.00 for the first child and $5.00 per child for any additional children.


First time student and First Communion students must submit a copy of their Baptism certificate. Confirmation students must submit a copy of their Baptism & First Communion certificates.


CCD class will begin on Sunday, September 12th and will be held in person.




Our Live Stream Mass today and throughout the month of August is made possible through the generosity of Joseph and Barbara Butler in memory of:

M/M Louis Butler, Sr. and Sons, Mary B. McCoy, Mary B. Butler, Gregory L. Washington, Sr., Gregory L. Washington, Jr.





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

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Opelousas Catholic Newsletter


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Holy Family 



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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- 4:00 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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