Father Ronilo Villamor, Pastor

Father Domingo Cruz, In-residence

12911 East Main Street

P.O. Box 10

Larose, LA 70373

985-693-3433

Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Church Larose, Louisiana Mail: holyrosarychurch@htdiocese.org Frequently Asked Questions


What are the parish office hours?

Monday through Friday from 8 AM- 12 noon and 1 PM - 4 PM


How do I register with the parish?

New members can pick up a registration form at the parish office.


How soon will I get my envelopes?

You will receive envelopes at the time of registering upon request.


How do I contact the parish office?

Phone: 985.693.3433

Fax: 985.693.7551

Mailing address: 12911 East Main Street, Larose, LA 70373

E-mail: holyrosarylarose@htdiocese.org


What is required to have my child baptized?

Please read the baptism guidelines here.


How do I register my children for Religious Education?

Please contact the Director of Religious Education at 985.693-3433 ext. 25 for registration information.


I am planning to get married.  Where do we start?

Please read the wedding guidelines here and contact the parish office at least six months prior to the desired wedding date for what you need to prepare for marriage in the Catholic Church.


How can I have Masses said for friends, family or deceased loved ones?

Fill out the pink Mass Intention Form .  The suggested donation is $3 per mass.


How do I arrange communion for someone who is homebound?

Contact the parish office at 985.693.3433 to arrange for an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion to the homebound to bring communion to him / her.


Whom do I contact if I or a family member is sick or in the hospital?

Call the parish office at 985.693.3433 If it is after office hours, please call 985.693.8850.  Depending upon your needs, a priest or one of our deacons will arrange to visit you or your family member.  The sacrament of Anointing of the Sick is available to anyone who may be facing an operation or a difficult illness.


How do I make an appointment to meet with one of the priests?

All of the priests keep their own calendars.  You can call the parish office during the day or leave a message after business hours.  The requested priest will contact you to let you know when they can meet with you.  If you have an after-hours emergency, please call 985.693.8850.


What is the deadline to have items included in the parish bulletin?

The deadline for submitting articles for a Sunday Bulletin is the Monday preceding the weekend of the desired bulletin.  You can drop the article off at the office, fax the article to 985.693.7551 or email it to holyrosarylarose@htiocese.org.  Announcements should be kept brief and are subject to approval by the pastor and editing to fit the available space.


Does the parish have any information I can give to my non-Catholic friends or someone who is interested in becoming a Catholic?

You can find out information about "Becoming Catholic" here or please contact the Director of Religious Education at 985.693.3433 ext. 25.  The Director can give you information about the Catholic Church that you can share and also help introduce anyone who is interested in learning more about our faith and invite them into the RCIA class (Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults).


How can I get involved in Parish Ministry?

The Parish Ministry Handbook can be accessed here. Please review the Handbook then download the Volunteer Sign-Up Form, complete it  and submit it to our Parish Office or mail it in. You will then be contacted by the leader of the organization you expressed interest in.