St. Mary’s is Praying for All!

MASS SCHEDULE RESUMES AT 25% CAPACITY. Please click here for information and Schedule.

Click Here to see a video message from Father Pat. You do not need a Facebook account to view this message. 

St. Mary of False River is a Roman Catholic Church Parish located on the banks of False River in New Roads, Louisiana. The Parish is part of the Diocese of Baton Rouge and has a long history of serving the area.  We hope you will join us! 



Tuesday: noon
Wednesday: noon
Thursday: 6:00pm
Friday: 7:00am
Saturday: 4:00pm
Sunday: 7:00am @ St. Francis Chapel
Sunday: 9:00am & 11:00am @ St. Mary's


HIRING: Part-Time Maintenance Worker

St. Mary of False River is currently accepting applications for a part-time maintenance worker. If you would like to be a part of our parish staff family, you may pick up an application at the parish office along with a job description. The deadline for submitting your application is Monday, June 15th. For more information, contact Lisa Chutz at 638-9665, ext 24 or email her at


The Parish Office & St. Mary’s Church will be closed this Monday, May 25th, in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 26th @ 8:00 am.

Please refer to the bulletin, calendar and Liturgical Ministry Schedule for full coverage of announcements and schedules.

The Church Office is re-opened. Visitors should wear a mask. 

There will be no Vacation Bible School for the summer of 2020. 

Click the following links for more resources: Safe at Home VideoOnline Resources for Families & Printable list of resources. 

It has been brought to our attention that people who are on Fr. Pat’s email contacts are receiving emails from people pretending to be Fr. Pat. These messages are bogus. Please do NOT respond to those messages, do NOT click links, and do NOT open attachments. Whenever in doubt, you should call the parish office to verify the validity of the request.  

For information regarded our school, please visit

Mass at 7:00 a.m. on Sundays
10364 Pointe Coupee Rd.
New Roads, LA 70760
Dedicated May 1895
National Register of Historic Places

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Office:                             225-638-9665
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday- Thursday
Closed noon - 1:00 p.m.  
8:00 a.m. - noon Fridays

Emergency Line:               225-240-7571

Considering being part of our Perpetual Adoration family?  Please contact Sister Mary Anne at 638-9665.





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