Welcome to St. Mary's Nativity Church         

St. Mary’s Nativity Church parish supports and encourages spiritual growth through education, service, liturgy, worship and celebration of sacraments as we strive to deepen our relationship with God and work towards our ultimate goal--eternal life with the Lord.

MASS CELEBRATION

Please gather and join us on our Facebook page, St. Mary's Nativity Church, as a family to celebrate the  Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  Mass will stream live Saturday at 4 PM.

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PATRIOTIC ROSARY

We invite you pray the rosary using the Patriotic Rosary adaptation. We are called to remember our nation, states and our community; we also remember all the medical community and first responders as we pray for them and their families. What is most important is that we pray this prayer from our hearts.

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DIVINE MERCY CHAPLET (AUDIO)

Join us in praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet (audio). As we come together spiritually as a family, may this prayer to Almighty God bring blessings of love, charity, and forgiveness in this time of need.

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ADORATION

Join us on St. Mary's Nativity Church Facebook page so we can come together as a family for Eucharistic Adoration. May the peace of Christ fill your hearts during these difficult times. Please feel free to share with others. 

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PARISH STEWARDSHIP

Parish Stewardship offering (Sunday collections) is available online. We want to thank you for your generous sacrificial offering to God and His church.  Please know of our continued prayers for you and your loved ones.

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CCD/YOUTH FORMATION NEWS

Dear Parents/Legal Guardians:  We are beginning CCD registration for 2020-2021. 

  1. Each child will be mailed a registration form (registration forms are also available on our St. Mary’s website and in the Church Office).  We need you to complete and return the form to us as soon as possible.
  2. All students going to 10th grade (including any Catholic High School) must attend CCD classes in their church parish. 
  3. We are in need of adult volunteer team members, if you can help or have any questions please contact Renee’ Becnel in the Church Office 985-537-3204.

Click here for CCD/YOUTH FORMATION registration form.

For information on the Coronavirus, actions by the Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux, and other information, please see the diocesan website. www.htdiocese.org (check here)

HINTS FOR SELF HELP

Here are some self help tips to help you deal with isolation and change during this time of social distancing, videos from Fr. Clyde.  Click on the title you wish to view.

Tips for watching Mass at home (video)

Being a father the most important vocation (video) 

Just for Couples (video).     (PDF file)

Remember Mom (video)     (PDF file)

Let Go (Part 2-video)     (PDF file)

Let Go ( Part 1-video)

Promise Yourself (video)     (PDF file)

Coping with Change (video)     (PDF file)

 

CHILDREN'S CORNER

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new The Sower color sheet

new The Sower word find puzzle (grades 2-4)

new Matthew 13:1-23 (K-grade 2)

new Matthew 13:1-23 (grades 3-4)

 Jesus - color sheet 

 Jesus - maze

Drawing Jesus (for older children)

Mass Times

Saturday: 4:00 PM Vigil
Sunday: 8 AM, 10 AM & 7 PM

Daily Mass:
Monday - Thursday: 7 AM
Friday: NO MASS

Adoration:
Wednesdays - 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM in Church

Office Hours

9 AM - Noon - Monday - Friday
Closed for Lunch - Noon - 1 PM
1 PM - 4 PM Monday - Thursday
Closed Friday afternoons

FAX NUMBER: (985) 537-3235

Staff

Saint of the Day

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Please mail completed form back to church office, mail it, or drop in the Sunday collection basket.

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Daily Readings

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Sacrament of Baptism

The Sacrament of Baptism is administered each month after weekend Mass.  A meeting with the priest or attendance at a Baptismal Seminar is required.  Please call the Church Office for more information.

Reconciliation

Confessions are heard 30 minutes before Mass until 10 minutes before Mass begins.  Private confessions by appointment.

Sacrament of Marriage

Initial contact with the priest or deacon who will officiate must be made at least SIX MONTHS PRIOR to the proposed wedding date.  Participation in the Diocesan Marriage Preparation Program is required.  Call the Church Office for more information.

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