Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, located in Rivertown in Kenner, Louisiana since 1869, is dedicated to proclaiming and living the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the truths of the Roman Catholic Church.  The parish offers numerous opportunities for prayer and faith development.  Sunday and daily Masses are offered, along with special Masses and devotions to Our Lord, Our Lady and the saints.  There is a Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration Chapel which fosters the parish’s strong devotion to the Blessed Sacrament.  Various service groups and prayer groups afford the faithful opportunities to grow in their knowledge and service of God and neighbor.


OLPH Food Pantry
Christmas Food Drive

Requested Items Needed For Christmas Baskets

Canned Vegetables
Canned Fruit
Sweet Potatoes
Canberry Sauce or Whole Berries
Mashed Potatoes
Stove Top Stuffing
Peanut Butter
Jelly (small jars)
Packaged Shredded Cheese or American Cheese Slices
Ramen Noodles
Red or White Dry Beans
Canned Soup
Macaroni & Cheese
Boxed Dinners -- Hamburger Helper, Jambalaya, etc.
Canned Spaghetti Sauce
Jiffy Cornbread Mix
Boxed Cake Mixes & Frosting

These a just some requests, but anything else you wish to donate is appreciated. As always, thank you for you continued generosity in our effort to help the needy.

2024 Mass Intention Book

is now open 
come to the office 
10 am--4 pm

Mass Times

SATURDAY Vigil 4:00 pm

SUNDAY 7:30 am, 9:00 am,10:30 am,
12:30 pm, 5:00 pm(Latin Mass)
TUESDAY Perpetual Help Novena after Mass

1st Thursday St Philomena Mass 6:00 pm
1st Friday Mass 6:00 pm
1st Saturday Mass 9:00 am

Saturday 3:00 - 3:45 pm
30 minutes before all Masses
Other times by appointment.

Closed until further notice

Priest Mass Schedule

Weekend of 
December 2nd & 3rd, 2023

Saturday, December 2nd

4:00 PM Fr. David Kelly

Sunday, December 3rd

7:30 AM   Fr. Deogratias Ekisa
9:00 AM   Fr. Charles Dussouy
10:30 AM  Fr. Charles Dussouy
         12:30 PM  Fr. David Kelly                  
 5:00PM    Fr. Charles Dussouy

Office Hours

9:00 am - 5:00 pm; Monday - Friday

Closed on weekends and Holy Days


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Every Wednesday
5:00 am - 5:00pm
in the church

If you are interested,
please fill out a sign up sheet in the back of church

or contact 
Pat Fisher at (504) 874-3177
Jackie DiStefano at (504) 273-8561.

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From Ascension Presents

More Than A Chocolate Calendar
by Fr. Mike Schmitz
(6 minutes, 25 seconds)

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Fr. Mike helps to prepare for Christmas
and to make room for Christ in our lives.




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Monday of the First Week of Advent

Reading 1 Is 2:1-5

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First Sunday of Advent

Readings for the Memorial of Saint Francis Xavier, priest

Reading 1 IS 63:16B-17, 19B; 64:2-7

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Saturday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 Dn 7:15-27

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