Welcome To Saint John Bosco Church

Location & Contact

Street Address: 2114 Oakmere Drive at Cousins Boulevard | Harvey, LA 70058

Office Phone: 504 340 0444

Office Fax: 504 340 9521

Office Email: office@saintjohnboscochurch.org

Office Hours: 8AM – 3PM, Monday through Friday

For more information about the life of our parish please download the Sunday Bulletin by clicking here.

To view the Sunday Mass Leaflets, including the music, readings, and prayers, please click here.

New Parishioners

Please complete this form, and return it to the church office. Once the form is received, we will send you information about our parish, and the many ways in which you can pray, serve, and give with our community.

Current Parishioners

Have you moved? Married? Changed your email address? Please let us know, here. Thank you for helping us keep our database up-to-date. 

When Someone is Admitted to the Hospital

Please, notify the church office. Should Holy Communion be desired for an elderly, sick, or shut-in individual, please, notify the church office.

Schedule of Holy Masses and Confession

Sunday Masses

5PM, Saturday (in anticipation of Sunday), 7.30, 9, & 11AM (Solemn); 5PM

At each Sunday Celebration of the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass, the Propers (Entrance, Offertory, and Communion Chants) are sung to Gregorian Chant (in Latin) and vernacular plainsong (in English).

Weekday Masses

7AM, Monday through Friday; 8AM, Saturday

Holy Days of Obligation

6PM (Vigil), 7AM, 12 Noon, 6PM


3.45 until 4.30 PM, Saturdays, and by appointment.


Fr. Larry Urban, S.D.B., Pastor | Email: pastor@saintjohnboscochurch.org

Fr. George Hanna, S.D.B., Parochial Vicar

Deacon Kevin Steel

Assisting Clergy

Fr. Minh C. Phan, S.T.D., Director of Pre-Theology Program, Notre Dame Seminary, Archdiocese of New Orleans

Fr. Michael Eguino, S.D.B., Archbishop Shaw High School, Marrero

Parish Mission Statement

Following the example of our patron, St. John Bosco, we are dedicated to prayer, community, education, and service to the young. Our mission, as disciples of Jesus Christ, is to continue His work, in our community. We invite, and welcome all to journey with us, as disciples of Jesus.

Fr. George Hanna, S.D.B.Fr. George Hanna, S.D.B. Celebrates 50 Years of Priesthood!

Our beloved “Fr. George” is celebrating his FIFTIETH YEAR AS A PRIEST this year! We give thanks to Almighty God for this wonderful man, and for his consecrated ministry to our parish. We will join together with Saint Rosalie Church on Sunday, October 23rd to honor and celebrate with him. A Mass will be offered at 10:30AM, followed by a luncheon in the Parish Hall. BOTH THE MASS AND THE LUNCHEON ARE AT SAINT ROSALIE CHURCH.

Saint Rosalie Church, 600 2nd Avenue
Harvey, LA 70058

For more information contact Office@SaintJohnBoscoChurch.org, or 504 340 0444.

Teens’ Club Meeting Saturday, October 15th

The Saint John Bosco Church Teens' Club

The Saint John Bosco Church Teens’ Club

The next meeting of the Saint John Bosco Church Teens’ Club will be Saturday, October 15th, from 6 until 7:30PM, immediately following the celebration of the Anticipatory (Vigil) Mass at 5PM. All teens of the parish are invited to attend. For further information please contact TeensClub@SaintJohnBoscoChurch.org, or call the Church Office at 504 340 0444. 

CoffeeDoughnutSundayMastheadCoffee and Donuts: Sunday, October 16th

Coffee and Donuts will be offered after each morning Mass on Sunday, October 16th in the Family Life Center, sponsored by the Saint John Bosco Church Knights of Columbus. All are welcome. Please join us!

2016 Trunk or Treat!

The parish hosts this safe and fun annual event on Monday, October 31st, from 7 until 8:30PM. Admission is free, and everyone is invited to attend. For more information contact Office@SaintJohnBoscoChurch.org, or 504 340 0444

Internationally Renowned Organist to Perform Grand Organ Dedication Concert

World-Famous Organist Hector Olivera will perform the Dedication Concert on the magnificent Grand Organ in the Saint John Bosco Church on Sunday, November 6th, at 2PM. Mr. Olivera’s talent is well-known, and, as this is his first-ever New Orleans area appearance, this concert is certain to sell out quickly. Tickets are $5 in advance, or $10 on the day of the concert, and are available at the Church Office. Contact Office@SaintJohnBoscoChurch.org, or 504 340 0444, for further information!

Below is a video of Maestro Olivera’s artistry. Be certain to get your tickets to the Dedication Concert today!


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