Current Events

Ascension of Our Lord
Catholic Church

Upcoming Bible Study

A ten-part Bible Study featuring Thomas Smith
August 21/22 through October 23/24

Click here for registration form.
Click here for class syllabus.

Only 6 spots remaining! Sign up now!

AOL Recreation Fall Soccer

Registration Dates

Sunday, August 13th  11:30am-2:00pm
Tuesday, August 15th  5:00-7:00pm
Sunday, August 20th  11:30am-2:00pm

Ascension of Our Lord School Lobby

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If you have any questions, please contact our Recreation Director Mike Abbate at 985-652-5041 or

Voice of Ascension

 Click here for the Monthly Newsletter

Growing in Faith (English)

Growing in Faith (Espanol)

Parish School of Religion

 PSR Class on Monday 6pm-7:30pm

The Ascension of Our Lord Parish School of Religion (PSR) offers religion instruction for children in grades 1-12 who are not enrolled in a Catholic school. Click on the following links for a registration form and class schedule.

PSR Registration Form

PSR Class Schedule


Confirmation Registration

All incoming freshman registering for the Confirmation Preparation program should complete the registration forms and return to the Parish Office by August 11th. Forms are available on the sign-in table in the back of Church or by clicking on the link below. Please email Ms. Emily at if you have any questions.

Confirmation Registration Form

youth ministry

Youth News

Youth Mass
Sunday, August 13th at 7:00pm
All students in grades 8-12 are invited to participate in our monthly Youth Mass.

 If you have questions regarding youth ministry, CYO, or Confirmation, please e-mail Ms. Emily at

Perpetual Adoration Chapel Schedule

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Rev. Benny Piovan, founding pastor 1979-2006

Rev. Benjamin Piovan
Rest in Peace
1936 – 2014

  • In the case of an emergency that you need a priest please call Fr. Walter Austin at 985-630-2837.
  • Perpetual Adoration Chapel is OPEN 24/7 located rear of the School Bldg.
    Adorers & Partners always needed so please call 985-652-2615.
  • VOLUNTEERS are very much APPRECIATED!  The following procedure will apply at Ascension of Our Lord Church, LaPlace, LA                 Volunteers MUST check in with the Parish Office  Mon-Fri 9am-4pm which is the rear entry on the corner 799 Fairway Dr.  ph#985-652-2615.
    **If you are interested in Catholic Charities Volunteer opportunities, please email Nick at .

    FEMA DISASTER ASSISTANCE Apply by phone 1-800-621-3362 OR WWW.DISASTERASSISTANCE.GOV Or M.FEMA.GOV using a smart phone

The Archdiocese of New Orleans through the Family Life Apostolate is pleased to announce the opening of a Catholic Counseling Service in the areas of marital, couple, and family counseling. This service is intended to reach out to families, not only through prayer, but in quality counseling. It is hoped this counseling service will be a resource to families at times of stress as well as a sign that the Church is available to provide guidance and support. For more information or Please call to schedule an appointment Catholic Counseling Service (504) 835-5007 or 985-652-0021


  • 2016 Mass Book for scheduling Masses is open November 5th  for your deceased loved ones or special intentions $5 stipend.  Also available are weekly Chapel Candles $2.5o each & Vigil Light.
  • Silver Crusaders for seniors over 55 yrs old.  Meets on 3rd Wednesday in the afternoon in Piovan Parish Hall.
  • Divine Mercy Chaplet in Adoration Chapel 6pm on the first Monday of each month
  • Photo Gallery
  • Prayerline at Perpetual Adoration Chapel
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