St. Lawrence Catholic Church

Lawrenceburg, Indiana



Web Site Updates

07-25-2013  - NEW! Please visit the religious education sections of this site for updates and registration information for RCIA, Faith Formation and Confirmation

12-03-2012 - New Year of the Faith tab added to Main Menu

08-20-2012 - New menu tabs were added to the side and upper menu bars linking to our RCIA, Adult Education and Religious Education programs (Faith Formation and Faith Formation registration form). Please take a few moments to look over these new links.

December 2013 Lawrenceburg Christmas Parade

Thanks to all who attended and helped out with the St. Lawrence Church Christmas float last year. If you interested in helping out with the 2013 float please contact Tony Burke via email at . To view previous year photos - click here

St. Lawrence Parish RCIA program

Are you interested in joining or learning more about the Catholic Church? The RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults) classes begin in September and last through the Easter season. You can register by completing the form on this website under the Religious Education section and talking with Father Peter or Kara Tsuleff DRE @ 537-0019(ext 353) or email: for more info.

Adopt-A-Student Fund Needs Donations

Donations can be sent to St. Lawrence School or dropped in the Sunday collection basket in a marked envelope. Any donation is greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Knights of Columbus Web Site

The Knights of Columbus Council 1231 web site is now accessible from the St. Lawrence web site. If you have any questions or suggestions concerning the site, please contact Tony Burke






Baptism Program –

The fourth Tuesday of each month at 6:00pm in DRE’s office in the Lower Level. This program is required for parents who have not attended a Baptism class previously or those who would like a refresher course. Please register by calling the Parish Office @ 537-3992 or emailing Kara Tsuleff : or call 537-0019.

Electronic Giving!

Would you find it helpful to have your offerings debited directly from your bank account? St. Lawrence now offers Electronic Giving for those of you who wish to have your contributions transferred electronically to the church’s account. Contact the Parish Office or complete the registration form found in the vestibule. Electronic giving is also available on  this website on our Giving link from the "Main Menu" side bar.

Church Decorating Volunteers Needed

We are in need of volunteers to form a Church Decorating Team. This team takes care of the decorations in church throughout the year. We already have several members but are in need of 2-3 more. If interested, please contact the Parish Office. Thank you.








Welcome to St. Lawrence Catholic Church in Lawrenceburg, Indiana


Welcome to St. Lawrence Catholic Church

Father Peter GallagherWelcome to St. Lawrence Church located at 542 Walnut Street in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. We are a Catholic Parish family, devoted to living the Gospel of Jesus, committing ourselves to spiritual growth, building a Spirit of Community, strengthening family life and serving the needs of our children, adults, the poor, sick and elderly. We hope that in exploring our site, you will be encouraged to become more involved in our Community, Parish and in our many ministries and activities.

Father Peter Gallagher

Mission Statements

  • To live the Gospel of Jesus
  • To commit ourselves to spiritual growth
  • To build a spirit of community
  • To strengthen family life
  • To serve the needs of our children, adults, the poor, sick and elderly

St. Lawrence Schedules and Parish Staff

    MASS SCHEDULE:        


    Fr. Peter Gallagher (812) 537-3992


    4:00 p.m.

    Director of Religious Education:

    Kara Tsuleff (812) 537-0019


    8:30 & 11:00 a.m.

    Parish Secretary:

    Cindy Macke (812) 537-3992

    Weekdays (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday)

    7:15 a.m.

    School Principal:

    Karen White (812) 537-3690

    Holy Days

    7:15, 9:00 a.m.

    School Secretary:

    Mary Ann Brauer & Beth Murphy (812) 537-3690

    School Mass Wednesday

    9:00 a.m.


    Donna Marple (812) 537-4816

    Communion Service Thursday

    7:15 a.m.


    Judy Smith (812) 487-2878


    2:30  to 3:15 p.m.

    Parish Website:

    Parish E-mail:

    Arrangements with the priest 6 months prior to marriage


    School Website:

    School E-mail:

    All people that live in the parish are requested to register at the Parish Office



    Contact the Parish Office to register


    Parish Council:

    Crystal Crespo
    Marcia Jones
    (812) 537-2309
    (812) 637-5234

    School Commission:

    Jon Lehn (513) 476-7870

    K-8 Faith Formation - Sundays

    9:35 to 10:50 a.m.


    Jennifer Morton (812) 637-5234


    Ed Gemperle (812) 539-3666
    2nd Sunday of the month 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.


    Mary Ann Ryan (812) 537-3604

    Building and Grounds:

    Bob Hrezo (812) 537-0369

    Every Wednesday

    7:00 to 8:30 p.m.

    Knights of Columbus:

    Duane Meyer (812) 537-4853

    Most Sundays at Mass

    11:00 a.m.  

    Communion, anointing of the sick and visiting shut-ins by calling:

    Children ages 4 and higher until the start of 2nd grade


    Parish Office

      (812) 537-3992

    Rosemary Gardewing

    (812) 537-0899