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

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 

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.

Coffee and Donuts THIS SUNDAY

Join us THIS SUNDAY, January 15th, for complimentary Coffee, Donuts, and Fellowship after all morning Masses, in the Parish Hall. Hosted by the Knights of Columbus.

January 29th – External Solemnity of St. John Bosco

Make plans now to join us for the celebration of the Feast of St. John Bosco on Sunday, January 29th. A Solemn Mass will be celebrated at 11AM with the entire New Orleans Salesian Community in attendance. There will be a Solemn Entrance Procession with Incense. As well, festive music of the Parish Choir will be offered. 

Following the Solemn Mass, our extremely popular Italian Banquet is back! The Parish’s Knights of Columbus Council hosts this FREE luncheon in the Parish Hall from 12 Noon until 2PM. LIVE entertainment will again be featured including our own Kyle Jones, and Denise Bairaktar, accompanied by Kristin Albarado. 

At 2PM, join us for a concert in the church celebrating our Patronal Feast Day, presented by our Parish Choirs. Entitled “Catholic Classics,” this concert will feature familiar music, old and new, from our faith’s rich treasury of Sacred Music. Advance tickets are ONLY $5! Tickets purchased on January 29th will be $10. Purchase your tickets now, and save! Tickets are available in the Church Office. 

For further information, please contact the Church Office at 504 340 0444, or email Office@SaintJohnBoscoChurch.org. As well, for concert information or tickets, you may email Concerts@SaintJohnBoscoChurch.org.

Next Concert in our Series: “Catholic Classics” – January 29, 2017 | 2PM


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