St. Joseph Church, Cheneyville

Address: 
Mailing address: P.O. Box 446, Cheneyville LA 71325-0446
Address2: 
Location: 301 Stanley St.

Welcome

Saint Joseph Catholic Church is located at 703 Klock Street, seven blocks from U.S. Highway 71 in historic Cheneyville.  The civil community was established in 1811 as a center of trade, shipping, and commerce for the plantation system that flourished in the community during the antebellum period.  The vast sugarcane, cotton, corn, and rice plantations that presently operate in the area remain among the most productive in Louisiana.

City: 
Cheneyville
State: 
LA
Zip Code: 
71325
Phone: 
(318) 279-2394
Year Established: 
1966
Office Hours: 

Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil, 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 11:00 a.m .
Weekdays: Wednesday & Friday 7:30 a.m.
Holy Days: 7:30 a.m.,  4:00 p.m.
Confessions: before Masses

Devotions:
First Friday Adoration: 1 hour after Mass
First Friday Mass: 7:30 a.m.
During Lent: Stations of the Cross, Wednesday after 6:00 p.m. Mass

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St. Genevieve Church, Brouillette

Address: 
4052 Hwy 452

Welcome

Dear Friends and visitors,

Thank you for visiting our web page. I hope the information here meets the needs of our parishioners and visitors alike. We are located 7 miles northeast of Marksville on Highway 452. St. Genevieve was established in 1953. We are a small and but powerful Catholic community.

Currently we have over 80 households and about 430 parishioners. We constantly work hard together in order to support our community regardless of what faith one belongs. In this way we grow together in faith, and in knowing God’s love for us.

City: 
Brouillette
State: 
LA
Zip Code: 
71351
Phone: 
(318) 253-9237
Fax: 
(318) 253-0703
Year Established: 
1953
Office Hours: 

Tuesday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil, 4:00 p.m. (CST); 5:00 p.m. (DST)
Sunday, 8:00 a.m.
Weekdays: Tuesday 5:00 p.m.; Wednesday 7:00 a.m.; Thursday 5:30 p.m.; Friday 8:00 a.m.
Holy Days: Vigil 6:00 p.m.; Feast Day 8:00 a.m.
Confession: 20 minutes before Masses or by appointment

Devotions:
Adoration: Benediction on 1st Saturdays 3:30 p.m. (CST); 4:30 p.m. (DST)
During Lent: Stations of the Cross, 6:00 p.m. Fridays
Rosary: Thursdays 5:30 p.m.

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Our Lady of Prompt Succor, Mansura

Address: 
Mailing address: P. O. Box 67, Mansura, LA 71350-0067
Address2: 
Location: 1910 Escude St.

Welcome

BAPTISMS

Preparatory classes for Parents and Godparents required before sacramental celebration - to be arranged with pastor.


MARRIAGES

Contact the priest at least four months prior to date of marriage. Pre-marriage preparation required.  The date and time of the marriage is subject to approval by the pastor.


ORGANIZATIONS

Choir – Mrs. Julia Boston
Altar Society – Mrs. Catherine Demouy
St. Peter Claver Knights and Ladies and Junior Knights and Daughters

City: 
Mansura
State: 
LA
Zip Code: 
71350
Phone: 
(318) 964-2654
Fax: 
(318) 964-2654
Year Established: 
1937
Office Hours: 

Mon./Tues./Thurs. 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil, 4:00 pm
Sunday, 7:30 am 
Weekdays: Monday 7:00 am; Friday 7:30 am
Nursing Home Mass: Rio Sol Nursing Home Tuesday, 1:30 pm
Confession: 30 minutes before weekend Masses

Devotions:
Divine Mercy Weekend: Thursday 3:00 pm; Sunday 3:00 pm
During Lent: Stations of the Cross on Friday
Rosary: Thursday 3:00 pm; Sunday 3:00 pm

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St. Anthony of Padua, Bunkie

Address: 
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 719, Bunkie, LA 71322

Welcome

With the establishment of the Texas and Pacific Railway through the tenth ward of Avoyelles in 1882, Catholic families in the area began to shape a small community. 

By 1888, this community had grown and the Catholics in the area were in need of a priest who could be in residence near them--at the time, the nearest priests were in Cottonport, Mansura, and Plaucheville.

Address2: 
Location: 409 St. John St.
City: 
Bunkie
State: 
LA
Zip Code: 
71322
Phone: 
318-346-7274
Fax: 
(318) 346-7475
Year Established: 
1904
Office Hours: 

Monday-Friday: 8:00 pm-5:00 pm; closed daily for lunch 12:00-1:00 pm

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil, 4:00 p.m.
Sunday, 8:00 and 10:30 a.m.
Weekdays: Monday-Friday 6:30 a.m. and 5:00 .pm.
Holy Days: to be announced
Nursing Home: Bailey House 10:00 a.m. 1st and 3rd Wednesdays; Bayou Vista 10:00 a.m. 2nd and 4th Wednesdays
Confessions: 15 minutes before daily Mass; 30 minutes before weekend Masses

Devotions:
Perpetual Adoration: Monday-Friday 6:00 am-9:00 p.m.
First Friday Adoration: 3:00-4:45 p.m.
First Friday Mass: 6:30 am and 5:00 pm
During Lent: Stations of the Cross, Fridays 5:00 p.m.
Rosary: 45 minutes before all weekend Masses

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School:
St. Anthony of Padua School

Pre-K thru 6th
116 S. Knoll St., Bunkie, LA 71322-1899
(318) 346-2739

St. Peter Church

Address: 
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 31, Bordelonville, LA 71320-0031
Address2: 
Location: 4702 Hwy 451

Welcome

The St. Peter/St.

City: 
Bordelonville
State: 
LA
Phone: 
318-997-2151
Fax: 
318-997-2159
Year Established: 
1903
Office Hours: 

Mon.-Fri.: 7:00 am-2:00 pm. Closed Thursday.

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil: 5:00 p.m.
Sunday:
9:30 a.m.
Holy Days:
Vigil Mass 6:00 p.m.; Feast Day 6:00 p.m.
Weekdays:
  8:00 a.m. – Chapel in the Rectory (Novena on Wednesday only, ten minutes before 8:00 a.m. Mass)
Confessions:
Saturday  4:15–4:45 p.m.; anytime by appointment

Devotions:
First Friday Mass: 8:00 a.m.
During Lent: Stations of the Cross,  Wednesday and Friday 6:00 p.m.

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St. Francis De Sales

Address: 
Location: 104 Echo St., Echo, LA

Welcome

Saint Francis de Sales Parish is located on Louisiana Highway 1 at the Rapides-Avoyelles Parish line.  The community of Echo dates to the mid 1800s and is located near the banks of the Red River almost twenty miles south of Alexandria.  Historically, the community is named for the “echo” of the whistles from paddlewheel steamboats that once plied the river to transport valuable cotton shipments to New Orleans.

Address2: 
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 37
City: 
Echo
State: 
LA
Zip Code: 
71330
Phone: 
(318) 563-4530
Fax: 
(318) 563-4533
Year Established: 
1894
Office Hours: 

Friday, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil, 5:00 pm
Sunday,
9:00 am
Weekdays:
Tues./Thurs./Fri. 8:00 am; Wed. 5:30 pm
Holy Days:
8:00 am and 6:00 pm
Confession: 20 minutes before weekend Masses; or by appointment

Devotions:
Holy Hour Adoration:
Wendesday 4:30-5:30 pm
First Friday Mass: 8:00 am
First Saturday Mass: 8:00 am
Divine Mercy Weekend: Sunday after Easter with Novena celebrated the week before
During Lent: Stations of the Cross, Wednesdays 6:00 pm
Rosary: before all Masses

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St. Mary's Assumption

Address: 
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1123, Cottonport, LA 71327

Welcome

The current church building was dedicated in 1958 and the church building in use then was converted to a gym-auditorium. The old church building, built in 1889, was placed on the National Register of Historic Places by the U. S. Department of the Interior in 1989.


St. Mary’s Church is located on the beautiful bayou in Cottonport, LA. 

Address2: 
Location: 808 Front. St.
City: 
Cottonport
State: 
LA
Zip Code: 
71327
Phone: 
(318) 876-3681
Fax: 
318-876-3686
Year Established: 
1889
Office Hours: 

Monday – Thursday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Closed daily 12:00-1:00 pm for lunch

Mass Schedule: 

Saturday Vigil, 4:30 pm
Sunday,
7:00 am; 9:30 am; 5:30 pm
Weekdays:
Monday & Wednesday 8:00 am; Tuesday 5:00 pm; Thursday 6:30 am; Friday no Mass
Confession:
30 minutes before Mass or by appointment

Devotions:
Adoration:
Thursday 9:00 am-6:00 pm
Divine Mercy Weekend:
Sunday, Exposition 2:30 pm; Chaplet 3:00 pm; Benediction 3:45 pm
During Lent:
Stations of the Cross, Fridays 6:00 pm
Rosary:
before Masses

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