• Mission Statement

      We, the members of St. Edmond Roman Catholic Church Parish, Lafayette, Louisiana, believe that we share in the mission of Jesus Christ as expressed in the gospel.  As a Parish, we seek to live out that belief as a community of worship, shared faith and service. We care for the many gifts we have been given and seek to use them wisely.  We are witnesses to the words of Christ. We proclaim His gospel and we are His Church.  We respond with compassion to both the spiritual and corporal needs of those around us.  Our parish life centers on the Eucharist as we celebrate the presence of the Risen Lord as a baptized faith community, we are filled with the Spirit of Jesus who brings new life to us all.

    • THAT MAN IS YOU!
      THAT MAN IS YOU is a program for men to help them become "men of God" in the fullest sense... HELD ON WEDNESDAY MORNINGS...5:00-6:30am! Begins with a hearty breakfast followed by a video that centers on the teachings of the Lord and His Church on topics that refer to men and their challenges in life. Ends with a discussion and then "off to work" at 6:30am.. Questions: Call the Parish Office (981-0874)
    • COME LORD JESUS PROGRAM
      COME LORD JESUS PROGRAM
      We have formed "CLJ Prayer Groups"...there is at least one group available on each day of the week except Sunday. Please call Laurie J. James...337-981-4300 or email: laurie@lauriejjames.com 

      Laurie can give you the days and times for each group and help you to join!!
    • YOUTH NEWS!!
      "ACTS" (All Called To Serve)...A YOUTH PROGRAM FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL & HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS!
       

      Stan & Leah Simmons
       lead our Youth Group with Adam Conque, who is our Youth Consultant. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE AN ADULT VOLUNTEER, please contact Stan & Leah at stans_raa@yahoo.com or Adam at: www.adamconque@gmail.com

       
       GROUP MEETING
      Sunday, November 9th

      After the 5:00pm Mass in Family Center
      Bring a new person with you!

       
    • 40th ANNIVERSARY
      4Oth ANNIVERSARY "LIVING ROSARY"
      FOLLOWED BY ALL SAINTS DAY MASS
      NOVEMBER 1, 2014
      10:00am in our church
      We will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of our parish on Saturday, Nov. 1st, the Feast of All Saints, by praying a "living rosary" and then celebrating Mass. (Since All Saints Day falls on a Saturday, the obligation to attend Mass has been removed; however, we will celebrate Mass for those who wish to attend).
       
      SPECIAL MASS FOR 40th ANNIVERSARY!
      NOVEMBER 16th!

      Bishop Michael Jarrell will celebrate Mass on Sunday, November 16th at 11:00am to help us celebrate our 40th anniversary. November 16th is the Feast of St. Edmund -- our patron! A covered-dish lunch will follow the Mass in our Family Center...bring a salad, casserole or dessert...we will provide meat and drinks!
    • MONTHLY FIRST FRIDAY - ADORATION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT
      Friday, November 7, 2014 
       
      Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament will begin at 9:00am in the Daily Chapel following the 8:30am Mass...Adoration will continue until Saturday, November 8th, ending with Benediction at 6:50am...

      The men of the parish are encouraged to come for adoration during the night and early morning hours!! If you are willing to come (especially between 2am - 4am), please call Sharron Patout (988-2467).

      Come, let us adore the Lord as we rejoice
      in the Risen Christ, present in the Blessed Sacrament!


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