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Lenten Parish Mission: Simply Live!

Our daily lives are so full that we sometimes forget “who we are and whose we are.” A Parish Mission is a time of listening to God’s Word, remembering what Chris has done and energizing or true selves.Being an active, practicing Catholic includes participating in parish renewal programs and drawing others to a new life

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Fish Fry & Stations of the Cross

Come support our Knights of Columbus and get a great meal, too! Fish fry each Friday in Lent from 4-7pm, takeout only. Just $9 for your choice of fried shrimp or fish with coleslaw, fries, french bread, and a drink. Then, join us in the church at 6pm as we pray the Stations of the

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Explainer: sprinkling of Ashes

This year we are returning to the older tradition of sprinkling ashes on the top of the head for Ash Wednesday. We are adopting this practice to reduce any potential spread of germs through contact. However, it is neither new nor outside of the norms long held within the Church. The sprinkling of ashes on

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Phase 3 directives have gone into effect in St. Tammany Parish as of March 3, 2021.  There is no capacity limit for Masses; however, the following guidelines remain in place:

  • Masks are still mandated according to State regulationsfor your safety and the safety of those around you. 

  • Safe-distancing of 6 feet should be maintained at all times.

  • Those wishing to receive Communion on the tongue are asked to receive after all others have received.

  • Pews are cleaned after each weekend Mass, and regularly during the week. 


The Obligation to attend Mass is still lifted for those finding it necessary to refrain from Mass attendance.

Weekday masses can substitute for a Sunday obligation.

Live Streams

Our Masses are live streamed on Vimeo.


Stewardship Appeal:

At this time, we want to thank all who have given generously to our Parish Family, especially during these challenging times of this pandemic. Your continued support of our Parish via your weekly offerings and donations to our Capital Campaign have greatly assisted our Mission to Live Jesus as we continue to grow in a Life of Communion with God and His Holy Church.

We know so many more want to help our Parish, but perhaps have not yet made it back to regularly attending Mass. Please note that you may mail your weekly gift directly to St. Jane de Chantal Parish at P.O. Box 1870, Abita Springs, LA 70420 or simply click the link for the Online Giving at the top right-hand corner of this page. 

Thank you for your kind and generous support.

Live Jesus!