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Excellent Place To Visit

Excellent Place To Visit and attend mass when in the Grand Coteau area. The grounds and church are... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Joe c
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Lafayette, Louisiana
You must stop in for Mass

➡ Jesuits are so welcoming and friendly, as is the congregation ➡ Church been there since... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
237mares
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Sugar Land, Texas
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12 Aug 2017
“Excellent Place To Visit”
10 Aug 2017
“You must stop in for Mass”
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174 Church Street, Grand Coteau, LA 70541
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Excellent Place To Visit and attend mass when in the Grand Coteau area. The grounds and church are beautiful.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Joe c
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

➡ Jesuits are so welcoming and friendly, as is the congregation ➡ Church been there since 1879..BEAUTIFUL! So much architectural character ➡ Fr. Derrick is Pastor 👍 Yes, I do recommend

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 237mares
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This beautiful old church dates back to the 1880's. It is filled with beautiful glass stained windows and artwork and charm. The cemetery in back of the church houses many old graves, some pre-civil war, and is completely serene with old oaks and spanish moss....More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

My friend took us there as part of her local tour. What a beautiful church with exquisite artwork. She showed us where she had taken her first communion and where she would be buried. It is so special to sightsee when there are personal stories...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank cedar4604
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful wooden Church on the most picturesque grounds. Erasmus Humbrecht painted much of the beautiful murals (he was also responsible for much of the artwork in New Orlean's famous St. Louis Cathedral). There are many lovely places nearby which are historical and beautiful.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank PJRW
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous historic wooden cathedral in the heart of Grand Coteau. This town exudes a special spiritual serenity. And at the nearby Academy of the Sacred Heart, by appointment, one can visit the site of an actual Vatican recognized miracle.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Leon S
Reviewed 24 August 2015

Duplicate of church built by Jesuits in Carencro, no far away. Church has served the area for many many years. While not as ornate as the Catholic church in St. Martinville, it still is a wonderful change from the modern structures that religions want to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 6 April 2015

It's a little way from the main areas of town so go to the restroom before you head out. The church is beautiful and set with mini chapels on either side of the alter! Beautiful details inside, including beautiful stained glass windows and plaques naming...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank MylezEdward
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