The Msgr. Gauthreaux Center is named after long-time St. Maria Goretti Pastor, Monsignor Lawrence Earl Gauthreaux. Msgr. Gauthreaux was pastor of St. Maria Goretti from June 1, 1968 - February 2020, when he passed away .
The Msgr. Gauthreaux Center is home to the St. Maria Goretti School of Religion and the multiple organizations and ministries of the parish.