Frequently Asked Questions

  • Can I attend Mass at Saint Lawrence even if I'm not Catholic?

    Absolutely! We invite everyone, regardless of current religious affiliation, to join us for any of our Mass times! However, the Church has some guidelines in regards to the consumption of the most Holy Eucharist. Please refer to this link on the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops website for more information.
  • How do I register to join Saint Lawrence?

    Stop by the Parish Office any time we are open and talk to Kim about registering!
  • How do I have my child baptized?

    You have to be a registered parishioner of the parish for at least 6 months, and then you must attend a baptismal class. Call the Parish Office to fill out appropriate forms and register for the class. Once the class has been attended, Baptism can be scheduled.
  • How do I get married at Saint Lawrence?

    You must be registered, practicing Catholics at Saint Lawrence. Expect a 6 month period of preparation time. Contact Parish Office to begin. There are many different situations, so if in doubt or have any questions at all, please be sure to call.

    No inquiries are "dumb"! Many people are afraid to ask a priest about their special situation, only to find out years later that they actually could have been married in the Catholic Church.
  • How do I have a Mass said for someone?

    Come into the Parish Office and talk to one of the Parish Secretaries. Mass Stipend is $10.
  • How do I add someone to the Prayer Chain?

    Please call the Parish Office and ask one of the Parish Secretaries to put someone on the prayer chain.
  • How do I register my child to attend the Lafayette Catholic Schools?

    Go to this link to learn more about the admission process, or you can call Angie Schrader, Enrollment Director at 765.474.7500 for more information.
  • How do I register my child for Religious Education at Saint Lawrence?

    Go to this link for our Religious Education page, or you can call Ryan Hillman, Director of Religious Education at 765.423.2396 for more information.