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
      • If you know someone who would like to receive Homebound Communion please call Sandra at the office, 364-4439 and we can set up Communion for them.
      • St. Edward School, a Catholic elementary school in New Iberia, has openings for the 2014-2015 school year in the following grades: PK3, PK4, Kindergarten, 1st and 3rd Grade St. Edward School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion or gender in the administration of educational policies, application for admission, financial aid programs or extracurricular activities. A Catholic education is one of the most beautiful and sacred gifts you can give a child. For more information, please call the school at 369-6764 weekdays from 9am-2pm St. Edward School was founded in the 1918 by St. Katharine Drexel and strives to promote the mission of “Living the Eucharistic Reality that All are One in Christ.”
    • 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 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.