April 26, 2013

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April 26

St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 7575 Holliday Drive., E., Indianapolis. Charismatic Mass, praise and worship, 7 p.m., Mass, 7:30 p.m. Information: 317-846-0705.

April 27

St. John the Evangelist Church, 126 W. Georgia St., Indianapolis. Rosary procession, following 12:10 p.m. Mass, pray and process through the streets of downtown Indianapolis. Information: faithful.citizen2016@gmail.com

Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Our Lady of Grace Academy, Class of 1963, 50-year reunion, 3 p.m., $15 per person. Information: 317-787-3287, ext. 3022 or Antoinette_46107@yahoo.com.

Oldenburg Academy, 1 Twister Circle, Oldenburg. “Holly’s Road to Education,” 5K walk/run, registration 9 a.m., walk/run, 10 a.m., $20 per person pre-registration, $25 per person day of event. Information and registration: 513-382-1922 or HBWalk2011@yahoo.com.

Slovenian National Home, 2717 W 10th Street, Indianapolis. Spring Fling Dance, 5 p.m. Admission is $5, 16 and under are free (with an adult), meal is $15 with children's meals for $3. Live band from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.; special invitation for all Class of 1973 graduates. Information: 317-632-0619 or sloveniannationalhomeindy.org.

April 27-28

Sheraton O’Hare Airport Hotel, Chicago. Expo 2013, Focolare Movement of the US and Canada, “Building a Renewed Humanity.” Information: 317-630-9060 or Julie@mundellassociates.com.

April 28

St. Anthanasius Byzantine Church, 1117 S. Blaine Ave., Indianapolis. Knights of Columbus James J. O’Brian Council 13850, brunch following Chrysostom Divine Liturgy, 10 a.m., brunch, 11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m., Eastern European food will be served. Information: 317-632-4157 or saindy.com/2013/04/22/sunday-brunch-april-28-2013.

April 30

St. Luke the Evangelist Parish, Father Courtney Reception Room, 7575 Holliday Drive, E, Indianapolis. “The Church Through the Ages: the Church in Modern Times: Vatican I and II with the History of the Church in the United States,” Rick Tinkle, presenter, 7-8:30 p.m. Information: 317-259-4373, ext. 256 or dcarollo@stluke.org.

St. Vincent de Paul Parish, 4218 E. Michigan Road, Shelbyville. “Theology of the Body and the New Evangelization” conference, Joeline and Brian Chipps, presenters, 1:30-4:30 p.m., $25 per person, optional lunch and meet the speakers, 12:45 p.m., $10 per person, registration required by April 22. Information: 812-637-3347 or bdeanery@aol.com.

May 1

Ritz Charles, 12156 N. Meridian St., Carmel. St. Augustine Guild and Little Sister of the Poor, “Hats Off to Spring” luncheon and style show, 11 a.m., $40 per person. Information: 317-965-8279 or pad041343@att.net.

Archbishop O’Meara Catholic Center, 1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Solo Seniors, Catholic, educational, charitable and social singles, 50 and over, single, separated, widowed or divorced, new members welcome, 6:30 p.m. Information: 317-370-1189.

May 7

St. Monica Parish, Parish Ministry Center, 6131 N. Michigan Road, Indianapolis. Catholic Adult Fellowship, “The Letters of St. Peter,” presentation and discussion, no charge, for all Roman Catholics age 21 and over. Information: 317-410-4870 or www.CatholicAdultFellowship.org.

May 9

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, 14598 Oakridge Road, Carmel, Ind. (Diocese of Lafayette). Catholic Professional Business Club, Mass, 6:30 a.m., Tom Sponsel, managing partner Sponsel CPA Group, presenter, breakfast, reservations due May 8. Information: cpbc-ld.org.

May 11

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.

St. Bartholomew Church, 1306 27th St., Columbus. Concert series, “Masters of the Ivory Keys,” 7 p.m. Information: 812-379-9353 ext. 237, or bminut_stb@yahoo.com.

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General Announcements

St. John the Evangelist Parish to hold festival to raise funds for fire damage, recognize public safety officials


National Catholic Council on Addictions offers free workshop on addiction and recovery

The National Catholic Council on Addictions (NCCA) will offer a free workshop titled “Addiction and Recovery” at the Archbishop Edward T. O’Meara Catholic Center, 1400 N. Meridian in Indianapolis, on April 29.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. The workshop runs from 8:45 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Lunch is included.

Topics include “Spirituality and Recovery from Addictions” by Terry Sullivan; “Establishing a Parish Substance Abuse Ministry” by Deacon Bill Jones and Erik Bagenius; “The Family and Addictions” by Father Paul White; “Resources for Addicted Persons and Their Loved Ones” by Susan Day of Fairbanks Treatment Center in Indianapolis; and “Medical Aspects of Addiction” by Dr. Melanie Margiotta of the Kolbe Center in Indianapolis.

Archbishop Joseph W. Tobin will celebrate Mass at SS. Peter and Paul Cathedral across the street from the Catholic Center at 4 p.m. immediately following the workshop.

To pre-register for the workshop or for more information, call the NCCA administrative offices toll-free at 800-626-6910, ext. 1200, or e-mail NCCA director Louise Westcott at LWestcott@GuestHouse.org, or go to www.NCCAToday.org to register online.


‘Hope and Healing from Suicide’ evening offered at St. Pius X Parish in Indianapolis

St. Pius X Parish, 7200 Sarto Drive, in Indianapolis, is hosting an evening of “Hope and Healing from Suicide” from 7-9 p.m. on May 13.

The event offers an opportunity to learn about suicide from the Catholic perspective. Presentations will be given by Christine Turo-Shields, licensed clinical social worker and co-owner of Kenosis Counseling Center; Judy Proctor, mother of a suicide victim; and Father James Farrell, pastor of St. Pius X and director of Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House. Topics include exploring mental health issues, the emotional trauma of suicide, and the Church’s perspective.

There is no fee and registration is not required. Light refreshments will be served.

For information, contact Bev Hansberry at 317-257-1085 or bhansberry@spxparish.org.

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