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Holy Ghost will begin a ten week Bible study-Exodus: Called to Freedom beginning on Thursday, February 6th at 10am & 6:00 pm.  Please register at the parish office. Workbook cost is $27.00. for more information call 337-942-2732.

 

 

JUBILEE OF THE WORD

MARATHON

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Holy Ghost Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas. The Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hours by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.

 

Beginning- Ash Wednesday- February 26th at 12:30 pm

Ending- First Sunday of Lent- March 1 at 4:30 pm

For more information or to Sign Up as a reader, Call the Parish Rectory at 337-942-2732.

 

 

 

38th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Celebration and Memoriam

Monday, January 20, 2020

 

The parade will begin at 1:00 p.m. (line up time 12 noon) and the procession will begin from the Farmers Market, proceed down Landry St., and will disband at the Courthouse. The program will immediately follow the parade at Holy Ghost Parish Life Center. For more information please contact Mrs. Rebecca Henry @ 337-945-5064.

 

 

Holy Ghost Parish Centennial Yard signs are available at 
The Parish Office- Donation- $3.00

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

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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.

 

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CELEBRATION OF THE EUCHARIST

Weekend Mass Schedules

 

            

           

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..

       
 

Click here for Holy Ghost Parish Life Center Rental  

 

 

Upcoming Events 

Jan 17

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Mass and Award Ceremony

Friday, 7:00 PM

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Mass and Award Ceremony
Time: Friday, 7:00 PM
  Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Mass and Award Ceremony will be held on Friday, January 17, 2020 7:00 p.m. at the Cathedral of St. John The Evangelist, Lafayette, LA. All are invited to attend.
Jan 20

Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration and Memoriam

Monday, 2:00 PM

Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration and Memoriam
Time: Monday, 2:00 PM
  The parade will begin at 1:00 p.m. (line up time 12noon) and the procession will begin from the Farmers Market, down Landry St., and will disband at the Courthouse. The program will immediately follow the parade at Holy Ghost Parish Life Center.
Feb 1

Honoring Elders at Holy Ghost

Saturday, 8:00 AM

Honoring Elders at Holy Ghost
Time: Saturday, 8:00 AM
  The Knights and Ladies of Peter Claver Court 8 and Council 8 are sponsoring a Mass to honor our elders of Holy Ghost Church Parish. We will recognize those who are 80 years of age and older, a large part of our parishioners.
Feb 16

BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM

Sunday, 9:00 AM

BLACK HISTORY PROGRAM
Time: Sunday, 9:00 AM
  Black History Play "I am proud to Be Black" To be held in the Parish Life Center.
Feb 26

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Feb 27

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Feb 6

Bible Study

Thursday, 6:00 PM

Bible Study
Time: Thursday, 6:00 PM
  Holy Ghost will begin a ten week Bible study-Exodus: Called to Freedom beginning on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 10am & 6:00 pm. Please register at the parish office. Workbook cost is $27.00. for more information call 337-942-2732.
Feb 12

Bible Study

Wednesday, 6:00 PM

Bible Study
Time: Wednesday, 6:00 PM
  Holy Ghost will begin a ten week Bible study-Exodus: Called to Freedom beginning on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 10am & 6:00 pm. Please register at the parish office. Workbook cost is $27.00. for more information call 337-942-2732.
Feb 19

Bible Study

Wednesday, 6:00 PM

Bible Study
Time: Wednesday, 6:00 PM
  Holy Ghost will begin a ten week Bible study-Exodus: Called to Freedom beginning on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 10am & 6:00 pm. Please register at the parish office. Workbook cost is $27.00. for more information call 337-942-2732.
Feb 26

Bible Study

Wednesday, 6:00 PM

Bible Study
Time: Wednesday, 6:00 PM
  Holy Ghost will begin a ten week Bible study-Exodus: Called to Freedom beginning on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 10am & 6:00 pm. Please register at the parish office. Workbook cost is $27.00. for more information call 337-942-2732.
Mar 4

Bible Study

Wednesday, 6:00 PM

Bible Study
Time: Wednesday, 6:00 PM
  Holy Ghost will begin a ten week Bible study-Exodus: Called to Freedom beginning on Thursday, Feb. 6 at 10am & 6:00 pm. Please register at the parish office. Workbook cost is $27.00. for more information call 337-942-2732.

 

 
 
 
 
 

 

 
Feb 26

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Feb 27

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Feb 28

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Feb 29

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Mar 1

Jubilee of the Word Marathon

All Day

Jubilee of the Word Marathon
Time: All Day
  To commemorate the anniversary of Holy Ghost Catholic Church and the 300th anniversary of Opelousas, the Bible will be read non-stop for 100 hrs. by 300 readers in front of Holy Ghost Church.
Oct 18

Holy Ghost Church Centennial Celebration

Sunday, 2:00 PM

Holy Ghost Church Centennial Celebration
Time: Sunday, 2:00 PM
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