November 4, 2011

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The Coming Week

November 4

St. Monica Church, 6131 N. Michigan Road, Indianapolis. Charismatic Bilingual Mass, praise and worship, 7:30 p.m., Mass, 8 p.m. Information: 317-846-0705.

November 4-5

St. Augustine Home for the Aged, 2345 W. 86th St., Indianapolis. Christmas bazaar, noon-8 p.m. Information: 317-872-6420.

November 5

Archbishop Edward T. O’Meara Catholic Center, Assembly Hall, 1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis.

SS. Peter and Paul Cathedral Parish, “Trivia Challenge,” 7 p.m., $25 per person or $200 team of eight, includes pizza and snacks. Information: 317-634-4519.

St. Luke the Evangelist Parish, Sexton Hall, 7575 Holliday Drive East, Indianapolis. Parish social, 6:30 p.m., $40 per person. Information: 317-259-4373.

St. Malachy Parish, N. Green St. campus, Brownsburg. Christmas bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., lunch available. Information: 317-625-4153 or jjakem@gmail.com.

St. Martin of Tours Parish, 1720 E. Harrison St., Martinsville. Holiday bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Information: 765-342-6379.

November 5-6

St. John the Baptist Parish, 25743 State Road 1, Guilford. Craft show, Sat. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., chicken dinner served on Nov. 6. Information: 812-576-4302.

November 6

St. Mary Church, 317 N. New Jersey St., Indianapolis. Fifth annual All-Girls’ Catholic High School Mass, 10:30 a.m., luncheon following Mass, Rathskellar restaurant, $20 per person, reservations due Oct. 22 for luncheon. Information: 317-359-5800.

St. Francis Xavier Parish, Highway 31 and Highway 160, Henryville. “Fall Smorgasbord,” homemade dishes, quilts, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Information: 812-256-3200.

November 7

Archbishop Edward T. O’Meara Catholic Center, 1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Volunteer recruitment dinner for National Black Catholic Congress XI, 6-8:30 p.m. Information: 504-450-0566.

Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, St. Gregory Hall, 200 Hill Drive, St. Meinrad. Institute for Priests and Presbyterates, lecture, “With a Broom and a Smile–Building Success by Example,” Patricia Koch, presenter, 7 p.m., no charge. Information: 800-682-0988 or www.saintmeinrad.edu.

November 8

St. Paul Hermitage, 501 N. 17th Ave., Beech Grove. Ave Maria Guild, Mass for deceased members, 11 a.m., meeting, 12:30 p.m. Information: 317-885-5098.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, Parish Hall, 1125 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis. “Catholic Faith Update–Catholic Perspectives of Scripture,” session four of five, Franciscan Father Francis Bryan, presenter, 7 p.m. Information: 317-638-5551.

November 11

Calvary Cemetery, Mausoleum Chapel, 435 W. Troy Ave., Indianapolis. Veterans Day Mass, 11 a.m. Information: 317-784-4439 or www.catholiccemeteries.cc.

Our Lady of Peace Cemetery, Mausoleum Chapel, 9001 N. Haverstick Road, Indianapolis. Veterans Day Mass, 11 a.m. Information: 317-574-8898 or www.catholiccemeteries.cc.

November 11-12

Oldenburg Academy, auditorium, 1 Twister Circle, Oldenburg. Drama Club, “The Sound of Music,” 7 p.m., $7 adults, $5 youths 18 and under, advance sale tickets suggested. Information: 812-934-4440, ext. 221.

November 12

St. Roch Parish, Family Life Center, 3603 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Single Seniors, meeting, 1 p.m., age 50 and over. Information: 317-784-4207.

Slovenian National Home, 2717 W. 10th St., Indianapolis. “Annual Grape Arbor Dance and Dinner,” 6-11 p.m., $10 per person includes dinner. Information: 317-632-0619 or slovenianindy@gmail.com.

St. Mary-of-the-Knobs Parish, Geis Activity Center, 3033 Martin Road, Floyds Knobs. Shopping extravaganza, Santa Claus, local performers, booth space available. Information: 812-989-8514 or melanie.hartlage@yahoo.com.

Scott County Knights of Columbus, 1460 N. Gardner St., Scottsburg. “Taste of the Vine,” wine tasting, 3-10 p.m., $10 per person. Information: 812-752-5632 or tcozart5@frontier.com.

November 13

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Discalced Carmelites Secular Order meeting, noon. Information: 317-545-7681.

St. John the Baptist Parish, 8310 St. John Road, Floyds Knobs. Harvest breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-noon, free-will donation to C.J. Smith Endowment. Information: 812-945-2000 or debbie@nadyouth.org.

November 14-December 19

St. Mark the Evangelist Parish, 535 Edgewood Ave., Indianapolis. “Divorce and Beyond,” six-week program, 7-9 p.m., $30 per person. Information: 317-236-1586, 800-382-9836, ext. 1586, or dvanvelse@archindy.org.

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General Announcements

Volunteer recruitment dinner for Black Catholic Congress is Nov. 7

The Archdiocese of Indianapolis will host the National Black Catholic Congress XI on July 19-22 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Indianapolis.

This historic gathering is expected to draw more than 2,000 black Catholics from across the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean to celebrate their common faith and set priorities for future ministries in their communities.

Taking a leading role in the congress will be Father Kenneth Taylor, pastor of Holy Angels Parish in Indianapolis and director of the archdiocesan Office of Multicultural Ministry. He also serves as vice president of the National Black Catholic Clergy Caucus.

Many volunteers will be needed to make the congress a success. People interested in volunteering can learn more about the event during a dinner at 6 p.m. on Nov. 7 at the Archbishop O’Meara Catholic Center, 1400 N. Meridian St., in Indianapolis.

For more information, call the archdiocesan Office of Multicultural Ministry at 317-236-1562 or 800-382-9836, ext. 1562, or Franciscan Sister Jannette Pruitt at 504-450-0566.

 

Saint Meinrad Seminary concert will have international flavor

A free concert by four choirs at Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology in St. Meinrad will begin at 3 p.m. CST on Nov. 13 at the Church of Our Lady of Einsiedeln at Saint Meinrad Archabbey.

The choir members represent the international student body at the Benedictine-run seminary. Hispanic, African and Vietnamese music will be performed at the concert.

Also featured during the concert will be an organ chorale from French composer Cesar Franck by seminarian Brian Wideman and a medley of Irish tunes played on a violin by seminarian Daniel Bedel.

For more information, call 812-357-6501.

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Retreats and Programs

November 5-7

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, 100 Hill Drive, St. Meinrad. “Benedictine Wisdom for Everyday Living,” Benedictine Father Brendan Moss, presenter. Information: 800-581-6905 or MZoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

November 6

Kordes Retreat Center, 802 E. 10th St., Ferdinand, Ind. (Diocese of Evansville). “Centering Prayer,” Benedictine Sister Maria Tasto, presenter, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., $65 per person. Information: 812-367-1411 or www.thedome.org.

November 7

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “Nature Enlarges Our Experience of God–A Day of Reflection on the Psalms,” Father William Munshower, presenter, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., $38 per person. Information: 317-545-7681 or marcia.johnson@archindy.org.

November 8

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Caring for Our Home, Planet Earth,” Franciscan Sister Janet Born, presenter, 7-8:30 p.m., $15 per person or $25 for two people. Information: 812-933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

November 10

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Food and Faith–Gifts from the Kitchen, Gifts from God,” Franciscan Sister Miriam Kawser, presenter, 7-8:30 p.m., $15 per person or $25 for two people. Information: 812-933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

November 13

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Coffee Talk–St. Thérèse of Lisiex, the Little Flower,” Franciscan Sister Sharonlu Sheridan, presenter, following 9:30 a.m. liturgy, free-will offering. Information: 812-933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

November 14

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Men’s Night at the ‘Burg,” 7-8:30 p.m. Information: 812-933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

November 15

Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. “Catholic Identity and Doctrine–The Best Kept Secret in the Church Today,” session four, Benedictine Sister Susan Marie Lindstrom, presenter, 6:30-9 p.m., $25 per person. Information: 317-788-7581 or www.benedictinn.org.

November 18-20

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, 100 Hill Drive, St. Meinrad. “Be Angry, But Do Not Sin,” Benedictine Brother Zachary Wilberding, presenter. Information: 800-581-6905 or MZoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

November 20

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, Oldenburg. “Youth Night at the ’Burg,” 6:30-8 p.m. Information: 812-933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

November 21

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “Come Away and Rest Awhile,” silent reflection day, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., $30 per person includes continental breakfast and lunch. Information: 317-545-7681 or marcia.johnson@archindy.org.

November 28

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “Friends of Fatima Monthly Mass and Social,” 9 a.m., breakfast following Mass. Information: 317-545-7681 or marcia.johnson@archindy.org.

November 29

Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. “Advent,” Faith Building Institutions (FBI) program, 5:15 p.m. evening prayer, 6 p.m. dinner and program. Information: 317-788-7581 or www.benedictinn.org.

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