We are so excited to celebrate our wedding with you!
November 11, 2023 at 12:00 PM
749 East Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Schedule of Events
Confession available from 11:00-11:45 AM
Rosary in the church starting at 11:30 AM
Wedding Mass begins at 12:00 PM
Reception to follow; see below for details
*We recommend reserving travel and lodging accommodations ASAP due to LSU football game causing high demand*
We graciously share November 11 with the feast of St. Martin de Tours
St. Martin de Tours is the patron saint of the poor, soldiers, conscientious objectors, tailors, and winemakers.
St. Martin de Tours Church in the city of St. Martinville, St. Martin Parish, Louisiana,
is the third oldest Catholic church in the state. Nearby can be found the Acadian Memorial Museum honoring the Acadians who were exiled from Canada by the British for their Faith, the Evangeline Oak mentioned by poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, the Community of Jesus Crucified Retreat Center, and their Mater Dolorosa Chapel.
Learn more on the Acadian heritage of these historic sites
or plan a visit to them during your trip:
Clean and covered - "Sunday Best"
For these reasons, and to prevent distraction from the liturgy, we kindly ask for:
Dress/skirt knee-length or lower
No skin-tight apparel
No see-through material
No exposed midriffs
No exposed/revealed undergarments
• Genuflection is customary prior to entering and leaving the church
pews as an expression of reverence toward God's presence in the
• Please observe respectful silence when in the church (before and
after the ceremony)
• No chewing gum
• Silence/turn off cell phones
• Photos are not allowed during the ceremony. For the sake of their
safety and that of their families, pictures of uniformed service
members must not be posted to social media.
• Absolutely no foul language will be permitted at any time during
the wedding festivities; children will be in attendance.
• No alcohol until reception; drunkenness will result in
being escorted off reception venue premises by security.
Please join us for a fais do-do Cajun reception at:
St. James Boat Club
Gramercy, LA 70052
from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM
For family-style Cajun dinner, music, and dancing
Laissez les bons temps rouler - let the good times roll (and keep an eye out for gators)!
Your presence is the greatest gift we could receive, so we have chosen not to have a gift registry. However, if you are unable to attend our wedding and would like to give a gift, please click here
or donate to the organizations below.
Baton Rouge, LA, for overseeing our marriage preparation.
To learn more about the Community of Jesus Crucified and St. Agnes Catholic Church or to send them donations, please click below:
Please include each member of your family that will be attending - kids included!
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