Mass Times

*Monday 12 noon at Ascension Church
*Tuesday thru Friday 7AM at St. Francis Church

*Sat. Reconciliation 3-3:45PM
*Sat. Vigil 4 PM at Ascension Church

*8:00AM at Ascension Church
*10:30AM at St. Francis Church

Office Hours

The office for both churches located at Ascension Church
*Mon-Thurs 8am-12pm, 1pm-3:30pm
(Closed for Lunch 12-1pm)
*Friday 8am-1PM

Church Location
St. Francis Church: 818 W. 10th St. Donaldsonville LA 70346
Ascension Church: 716 Mississippi St. Donaldsonville LA 70346


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Parish News

Food Fest at St. Francis Church, May 7, 2017

St. Francis Food FestSunday, May 7th 11am-2pmCajun Food, Children’s Games, Live Auction818 W. 10th ... Read More »

Divine Mercy Sunday, April 23, 2017

Divine Mercy Sunday, April 23, 2017at Ascension Catholic Church

12:00-2:30PM Confession2:30PM Songs of Praise ... Read More »

Welcome to the website of Ascension of Our Lord and St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Churches in historic Donaldsonville, Louisiana - A Eucharistic Community since 1772. The establishment of our Catholic faith community pre-dates the establishment of Donaldsonville by 50 years at a time when the United States territory was still served by missionary clergy of the Catholic Church in Europe.