Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist

515 Cathedral St, Lafayette, Louisiana 70501
Phone:  337-232-1322
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.
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BEREAVEMENTS         We, the Cathedral Family, keep in prayer the family of:

Gertrude Gauthier Bienvenu

May 15, 1924 - June 30, 2015


A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, July 3 at 10:00 am in Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist for Mrs. Zerben H. Bienvenu [Gertrude Natalie Gauthier] who passed away on June 30. She was 91 years old. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery. Reverend Chester Arceneaux, Pastor of Cathedral of St. John, will be the Celebrant of the Funeral Mass and will conduct the funeral services.

She was a member of St. John the Evangelist parish for over 68 years and the Lafayette Parish Medical Auxiliary, Catholic Daughters, Ladies Altar Society, Acadiana Right to Life and Lavenier.

A Rosary will be prayed by Reverend Chester Arceneaux on Thursday, July 2 at 7:00 pm in Martin & Castille's DOWNTOWN Location. The family requests that visitation be observed on Thursday from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and on Friday from 8:00 am until time of services.

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