St. Philip Neri Catholic Church
607 Fourth Avenue
Kinder, LA 70648

Pastor:  Rev. Keith Pellerin
Deacon:  Rev. Mr. Roy Nash

 

Sacraments

Baptism
The Sacrament of Baptism is held on the  first Saturday of each month at 5 pm in the Church. Parents anticipating the birth of a child must attend a Baptism Preparation Class.  Classes are held on the first Monday of each month in the homes of the Baptismal team at 6:00 pm. See the contact number for more information.  The child's original birth certificate or proof of birth from the hospital must be provided. Prior registration is required.  Please contact us to register.  Baptisms are not celebrated during the Lenten Season.

First Penance & First Holy Communion
Children who are in the second grade and are enrolled in Saint Philip Neri Religious Education Program must attend special classes preparing them to receive these sacraments. Family participation is stressed.  Pre-registration is required.

Confirmation
Participants who are in the eleventh grade and enrolled in Saint Philip Neri Religious Education Program are required to attend classes beginning in September in order to properly prepare for the celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation.  Pre-registration is required.

Marriage
Couples planning to celebrate the Sacrament of Marriage in Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church must obtain and read a copy of the Wedding Policy.  Couples are to meet with a priest at least six months prior to the intended wedding date to allow sufficient time for marriage preparation as directed by Diocesan Policy.   Call the parish office to make an appointment with our priest or deacon.  All engaged couples must plan to meet with our Wedding Coordinator before purchasing any items or inviting persons to participate in the wedding. 
(Weddings are not celebrated during the Season of Lent.)

Anointing of the Sick
This sacrament is appropriate for those of the faithful whose health is seriously impaired by sickness or old age.   Call 337-738-5612 as soon as possible to schedule an appointment for this sacrament.  The family or the patient must contact the church.
 
Last Rites
This sacrament is appropriate for those of the faithful who are dying.  Call 337-738-5612 as soon as possible to schedule an appointment for this sacrament.  The family or the patient must contact the church.