St. John of the Cross Catholic Church at 61030 Brier Lake Drive, Lacombe, LA 70445-2911 US - Learn More About St. John of the CrossLearn More About St. John of the Cross
On this page you can find the history of our church, our mission statement and our welcome message.
... follow the motto on which this parish was founded in 1984. After the example of Christ our motto was adopted: "We are here not to be served but to serve."
Our Organization's History
In June of 1984, Archbishop Philip M. Hannan announced the erection of St. John of the Cross Parish in Lacombe, Louisiana. On August 6th, 1984, ground breaking ceremonies were held. Constuction began in November 1984, and on Saturday, November 16th, 1985, the people of God entered their house of worship for the first time.