St. Jude Chapel

The St. Jude Novena is prayed every Tuesday, morning following the 8:00 a.m. Mass. St. Jude Thaddeus was a relative of Jesus and one of His twelve apostles. The Catholic Church recognizes St. Jude as the patron saint of hopeless causes. If you have what seems like an impossible favor to ask of God, pray this […]

The Old Green Church

This is a picture of what the old timers call the “Old Green Church.” This church was constructed in 1904 in the woods near the Village of Guthrie railroad crossing in unincorporated St. Tammany Parish. In 1921 funds were raised and the church was rolled on logs to its current location of prominence in the […]

Church Interior

The altar is framed by the stained glass windows of Sts. Peter and Paul.

Our History

Construction of our current church building began on March 2, 1958. The cornerstone was laid on July 6, 1958, Archbishop Joseph Rummel, S.T.D. dedicated the new church in honor of Sts. Peter and Paul.

Church Exterior

It is hard to believe this is the same building as the one shown in the history slide. We have made many changes and improvements over the years. We are still the small church congregation in the rural community of Pearl River.