St. Mary’s Welcomes All!

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! 


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

The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary on August 15th Mass times are as follows: 7am, noon, & 6:30. 

The Parish School of Religion & Sacramental Prep Programs will begin Monday August 12th @ 6:00 pm with a special mass. 

Catholic School of Pointe Coupee has a new interim Highschool Principal, Joe LeBlanc. We also have teamed up with a special consultant, Judy Armstrong, with emphasis on curriculum. Mr. LeBlanc and Ms. Armstrong addressed the Parish after masses on 7/28. If you were unable to attend, a copy of their letters can be found here and here. We are looking forward to a great school year!

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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