Christmas Children's Mass
      Fr. Richard Greene explains the story of Christ's birth to children attending the Children's Christmas Mass.
      50th Anniversary Mass
      Bishop Michael Jarrell and the pastors of the New Iberia parishes celebrate Mass June 27, 2010, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding the parish.
      Sacred Heart of Jesus Dedication
      Bishop Michael Jarrell dedicates the statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus during the parish's 50th anniversary celebration.
      Outdoor Gathering Area
      A spacious outdoor plaza, it serves as a ritual place to welcome catechumens and begin Palm Sunday processions.
      Sugar Kettle Fountain
      The fountain is made from an old sugar kettle, part of the beauty of Acadiana. It also introduces baptismal imagery. New Iberia is the sugar cane capital of the area.
      Devotional Area to Mary
      Artwork by Michael Crespo of the LSU Art Department, surrounded by devotional candleholders created by James Wade.
      The Great Cross
      Carved from basswood by Byron Wickstrom of Alburquerque, N.M., the corpus is mounted on a moveable cross built by Patrick Richard.
      Dedicational Area to the Sacred Heart of Jesus
      The Altar
      The parishioners wanted their alter to be in the center of the community celebrations as Christ is to be the center of our lives.
      Baptismal Font
      Holy water flows into the font from the sugar kettle, which was intrinsic to the life and work of sugar cane farmers who made up much of the early Catholic population in the area.
      Indoor Gathering Area
      The community can gather in this space to grow in fellowship.
    • News
      • Weekend of July 26th & 27th Loose Checks (41)...........$ 1,115.00 Envelopes (101).................$ 4,036.00 Cash....................................$ 607.96 Online(17)...........................$ 1,740.00 Total Collection...............$ 7,498.96 CHS Online.......................$ 30.00 CHS Bldg...........................$ 100.00
    • Office Hours

      MONDAY THRU THURSDAY: 9:00 AM—4:30 PM
      FRIDAY: 9:00 AM—12:00 NOON
      The hours on Monday through Thursday will give more time for those of you who work to visit the parish office. Please put this new schedule in a handy place for reference.

      THE OFFICE WILL ALSO BEGIN CLOSING ON HOLY DAYS.

    • Calendar
      • Jul 28 - Sep 11, 2014
        Registration will begin on Monday July 28, 2014—Thursday, September 11, 2014. All 6th, 7th, & 8th graders who attended Summer Religion and all 6th, 7th & 8th graders who attend Catholic schools are encouraged and invited to join the EDGE program. EDGE is a program that meets monthly to participate in spiritual development as well as various service projects and fellowship with each other. Registration packets have been mailed & emailed. Please complete registration forms and return with fees. You can mail or drop off at the Sacred Heart office. Mail to: Sacred Heart of Jesus c/o Robin Landry 2514 Old Jeanerette Road New Iberia, LA 70563 If you have not gotten a packet to register for EDGE, please contact Robin Landry @ 364-4439 or email sacredheartofjesusdre@gmail.com Looking forward to a wonderful 2014-15 EDGE program God Bless ~ Robin Landry
      • Jul 28 - Sep 11, 2014
        Registration will begin on Monday, July 28, 2014—Thursday, September 11, 2014. If you have a child in grades 1st — 8th that was not able to attend Summer Religion, please contact Robin Landry, DRE so we can discuss your child completing the Home School Program for the 2014-15 school year. It is very important that everyone who did not attend Summer Religion during the 2014 Summer Program completes the Home School Program. Home schooling is an option that allows the parents the opportunity to teach their child their religious education at home. Please contact Robin at 364-4439 or email her at sacredheartofjesusdre@gmail.com for more information.
      • Jul 28 - Sep 11, 2014
        Registration will begin on Monday, July 28, 2014 through Thursday, September 11, 2014. All 2nd grade students who are registered parishioners and attended Sacred Heart’s Summer Religion Program & all 2nd grade students who are registered parishioners of Sacred Heart Church and attend Catholic school will be eligible to receive these sacraments through Sacred Heart. Registration will take place through the mail & email. Please complete all required paperwork and return all forms & fees to Robin by Thursday, September 11, 2014. You can mail them to: Sacred Heart of Jesus c/o Robin Landry 2514 Old Jeanerette Road New Iberia, LA 70563 Or bring them to the church office, Monday—Thursday 9am-4:00pm. If you have not received a 1st Communion/Reconciliation packet in the mail or email and you have a child in the 2nd grade, please contact Robin for a packet. Looking forward to preparing the students for these special sacraments. If you have any questions, please contact Robin at 337-364-4439 or email her at sacredheartofjesusdre@yahoo.com
      • Jul 28 - Sep 11, 2014
        Registration will begin on Monday July 28, 2014—Thursday, September 11, 2014. All high school students in grades 9th — 12th grade are invited, welcomed and encouraged to register. Life Teen is held on Sunday evening. The sessions are required for all public school students as part of their high school religious education course. Catholic school students are encouraged and welcomed to attend the Life Teen sessions. Attending Life Teen sessions is one of the Confirmation requirements for all Confirmation Candidates. Registration & attendance is a must in order for the sessions to count toward the teens high school & confirmation requirements. Registration will take place through mail & email. If you have not received a registration packet, please contact Robin so you can register your teen. You can mail them to: Sacred Heart of Jesus c/o Robin Landry 2514 Old Jeanerette Road New Iberia, LA 70563 Or bring them to the church office, Monday—Thursday 9am-4:00pm. Any questions please call Robin or Peter at 364-4439 or email Robin at sacredheartofjesusdre@yahoo.com Looking forward to a wonderful Life Teen year! God Bless ~Robin Landry
      • Jul 28 - Sep 11, 2014
        Registration will begin on Monday, July 28, 2014 through Thursday September 11, 2014. Sacred Heart’s Confirmation Program is open to all 11th grade students who are registered parishioners at Sacred Heart. All 11th grade public & private school students must have attended Life Teen during 9th & 10th grade and continue attending Life Teen while preparing for the sacrament. All Catholic School 11th graders must have completed their religious education courses through school. They must enroll and attend Life Teen during their 11th grade school year while preparing for the sacrament. Registration will take place through the mail & email. Please complete all required paperwork and return all forms & fees to Robin by Thursday, September 11, 2014. You can mail them to: Sacred Heart of Jesus c/o Robin Landry 2514 Old Jeanerette Road New Iberia, LA 70563 Or bring them to the church office, Monday—Thursday 9am-4:00pm. If you have not received a Confirmation packet in the mail or email and you have a teen in the 11th grade in public or private school that would like to receive the sacrament of Confirmation, please contact Robin for a packet. We are looking forward to preparing the teens this school year for the Sacrament of Confirmation. If you have any questions, please contact Robin at 337-364-4439 or email her at sacredheartofjesusdre@yahoo.com
      • Jul 31 - Aug 1, 2014
        Grief Camp for children ages 7-11 who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Therapeutic activities and games help children learn to cope with grief and loss. Facilitated by Jessica Johnson, LPC, Camp director. Pre-registration is required, 337-232-1234.
      • Aug 14, 2014
        The next Men’s Breakfast will be Thursday, August 14! Please join us for lively fellowship and discussion!! If you have any questions call the parish office at 364-4439.
      • Aug 14-15, 2014
        Friday, August 15 is The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and is a Holy Day of Obligation whereby all Catholics are obligated to attend Mass. Sacred Heart’s Mass schedule for the Assumption is as follows: Thursday, August 14: Reconciliation: 5:00pm Mass: 5:30pm Friday, August 15: Reconciliation: 6:30am Mass: 7:00am Reconciliation: 5:00pm Mass: 5:30pm
      • Aug 16, 2014
        There will be two Altar Server trainings on Saturday, August 16th, one at at 9:00am & one at 11:00am. This training will be for ONLY those who received a phone call. Anyone else interested in serving, please call Faron Landry at 337-364-5398 for a later date to train.
      • Aug 22-23, 2014
        Sacred Heart Catholic Church would like to welcome you to our annual Life Teen/EDGE Core retreat to become Fishers of Men. This retreat will be held the weekend of August 22-23, 2014 and will take place at Dr. George Cousin’s camp located at Cypremort Point, LA. We will meet at Sacred Heart on Friday, August 22 between 5:30-5:45pm and carpool to Dr. Cousin’s Camp. The retreat will end on Saturday, August 23 at 4:00pm. Following the retreat we will all gather for dinner. For those who would like to stay through Saturday night and Sunday, August 24 for recreational activities are welcome to do so. This will be an overnight retreat. Please bring extra clothes, swim clothes, bath towels, toiletries, pillow, sleeping bag/blanket. Hoping you are able to make this amazing retreat! Praying for each of you. Peter Derouen, Sacred Heart Youth Minister RSVP by: Friday August 15, 2014 Phone: 337-364-4439