Welcome to the website of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist in Lafayette, Louisiana. We at the Cathedral welcome you as Christ would welcome you. As you read through our story and ministries, it is our prayer that you will be filled with peace, peace that is only as the Lord gives.
Know that there are parishioners praying for you regularly. If there is a special prayer intention you wish to share, please call the Cathedral Center. We will have our school children and/or our pray-ers in the Chapel of the Beloved Disciple pray for that intention.
God bless you and all whom you love.
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A Mass of Christian Burial in Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist will be held on Thursday, December 5th at 1:00 PM for Ellen Leontine (Jacqueline) Mouton Coussan, 93. Reverend Chester Arceneaux will be the Celebrant of the funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services. A Rosary will be recited on Thursday, December 5th at 11:00 AM in Martin & Castille's DOWNTOWN Location. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery in Lafayette.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 5th at a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM at St. John's Cathedral for Lester Joseph Durel, Sr. 92, who passed away on December 2, 2013 after a brief illness. Father Chester Arceneaux will officiate the mass and conduct the funeral service. Interment will follow at St. John's Cemetery. Delhomme Funeral Home has additional information.
There will be a Memorial Mass for Ms. Elaine Hurst on Wednesday, December 4th at 10:00 AM at the Cathedral.
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