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Fr. Matthew's Introduction

Posted by Dana Schexnayder on 6/27/19

Dear Friends in Christ,

I want to take this opportunity to say how happy I am about my assignment to Ascension of our Lord and St. Francis of Assisi in Donaldsonville.  I am looking forward to once again making my home along Bayou Lafourche. The Catholic Church has such ... Read More »

Fr. Matthew Dupre, New Pastor of Ascension and St. Francis Catholic Churches

Posted by Mrs. Lydia Christian on 6/05/19

Bishop Michael G. Duca has appointed Father Matthew Dupre pastor of Ascension of Our Lord Church and St. Francis of Asissi Church, both of which are located in Donaldsonville. 

Father Dupre graduated from Ascension Catholic High School in his native Donaldsonville and was ordained June 6, 1998 by then-Bishop ... Read More »

Sacred Ordination to the Priesthood - Timothy Andrew Grimes - 5/25/19

Posted by Mrs. Lydia Christian on 5/14/19

By his excellency Michael G. Duca, Bishop of Baton Rouge, Saturday, May 25th, 2019

10:00am St. Joseph Cathedral401 Main StreetBaton RougeReception to follow in the cathedral hall.