March 2, 2018

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The Coming Month

March 2

St. Lawrence Parish, 6944 E. 46th St., Indianapolis. Fish Fry Fiesta, fried and baked fish, tamales, quesadillas, rice and beans, pizza, live entertainment, 6-8 p.m., $8 includes two entrées and three sides, $5 includes one entrée and two sides. Information: 317-546-4065, fishfryfiesta@gmail.com, www.saintlawrence.net.

St. Rita Parish, 1733 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave., Indianapolis. Fish Fry, noon-6 p.m., dinners $11-$14, sandwiches $8-$11.25, sides available. Information: 317-536-1047, stritasecretary71@yahoo.com.

St. Louis de Monfort Parish, Craig Willy Hall, 11441 Hague Road, Fishers, Ind. (Lafayette Diocese). Family Lenten Dinner, fried and baked fish, pasta, pizza, soup and sides, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $9 adults, $4 ages 3-12, age 3 and under free, $33 family maximum, take out available. Information: www.kofc6923.org, 317-842-6778.

Our Lady of the Greenwood Church, 335 S. Meridian St., Greenwood. First Friday celebration of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus, Mass, 5:45 p.m., exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, following Mass until 9 p.m., sacrament of Reconciliation available. Information: 317-888-2861 or info@olgreenwood.org.

St. Matthew the Apostle Parish, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Lenten Fish Fry, hand-breaded all-you-can-eat fish, or breaded shrimp, grilled shrimp kabobs, cheese pizza, clam chowder, fettuccine Alfredo, mac and cheese, beer, wine and soft drinks, 5-7:30 p.m., prices vary. Information: 317-257-4297, janjoe9@aol.com.

St. Lawrence Church, 6944 E. 46th St., Indianapolis. First Friday Charismatic Renewal Praise and Mass, praise and worship 7 p.m., Mass 7:30 p.m. Information: 317-546-7328, mkeyes@indy.rr.com.

Women’s Care Center, 4901 W. 86th St., Indianapolis. First Friday Mass, 5 p.m., Msgr. William Stumpf presiding, followed by adoration and 40 Days for Life, and an optional tour of center. Information: 317-829-6800, www.womenscarecenter.org.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish Hall, 1125 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Meatless Friday Dinner, 5-7 p.m., $7 adults, $3 children 4-12, under age 3 free. Information: 317-638-5551.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 1530 S. Union St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m. Information: 317-638-5551.

St. Matthew the Apostle Church, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 6 p.m. Information: 317-257-4297.

March 3

St. Vincent de Paul Parish, Shamrock Center, 1723 I St., Bedford. 6th Annual Becky’s Place Mardi Gras Shelterbration, dinner by Terry’s Catering, live music by Keith Semple and the Semple Band, 50/50, 6:30 p.m., $50 per person. Information and tickets: www.beckysplacebedford.org, 812-275-5773.

St. Michael Church, 145 St. Michael Blvd., Brookville. First Saturday Marian Devotional Prayer Group, Mass, prayers, rosary, confession, meditation, 8 a.m. Information: 765-647-5462.

St. Joan of Arc Parish, 4217 Central Ave., Indianapolis. 9th Annual Lenten Prayer Breakfast, sponsored by Men’s Club Ministry, for men of all ages and faith traditions, 8 a.m. Mass followed by breakfast and presentation on commitment by St. Joan of Arc pastor Father Guy Roberts, concludes at 10 a.m., free, donations of breakfast food items appreciated. Reservations: Barry Pachciazrz, pachciarz@sbcglobal.net, 317-442-5542.

March 4

St. Louis Parish Activity Center, 17 St. Louis Place, Batesville. “Royal Ball and Pirate Cove,” character meet and greet, hosted and staffed by the Batesville Deanery TriForce Mission Team, games, crafts, dancing and photos, 12:30-2:30 p.m. and 3:30-5:30 p.m. sessions, $10 adults and children advance tickets, $12 at the door, all proceeds benefit summer mission trip. Ticket sales:  www.triforcemissionteam.org/royalball. Information: Carrie Wesseler, 812-933-1519, cwesseler@st.louisschool.org.

St. Luke the Evangelist, 7575 Holliday Dr., E., Indianapolis. “Jesus, the Divine Mercy,” Lecture and Multimedia Presentation, Mother of Mercy Messengers Dave and Joan Maroney presenting, 6 p.m., free. Information: 317-259-4373.

March 5

Our Lady of the Greenwood Church, 335 S. Meridian St., Greenwood. Flame of Love of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Movement, national director Anthony Mullen presenting, 5:45 p.m. Mass, confessions and rosary, 7-8:15 p.m. presentation, free will offering. Information: Lori Brown, flameofloveindiana@gmail.com.

March 6

St. John the Apostle, 4607 W. State Road 46, Bloomington. Flame of Love of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Movement, national director Anthony Mullen presenting, 5:30 Mass, 6-7:15 p.m. presentation, free will offering. Information: Lori Brown, flameofloveindiana@gmail.com.

Mission 27 Resale, 132 Leota St., Indianapolis. Senior Discount Day, every Tuesday, seniors get 30 percent off clothing, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., ministry supports Indianapolis St. Vincent de Paul Society Food Pantry and Changing Lives Forever program. Information: 317-687-8260.

March 7

St. Luke the Evangelist, 7575 Holliday Dr., Indianapolis. Flame of Love of the Immaculate Heart of Mary Movement, national director Anthony Mullen presenting, 5 p.m. confessions, 5:30 p.m. Mass, rosary, 6:10 p.m. soup supper, 7-8:15 p.m. presentation, free will offering. Information: Lori Brown, flameofloveindiana@gmail.com.

Knights of Columbus Council 3433, 2100 E. 71st St., Indianapolis. Solo Seniors, Catholic, educational, charitable and social singles, 50 and over, single, separated, widowed or divorced. New members welcome. 6 p.m. Information:  317-243-0777.

March 8

St. Rose of Lima Parish, 114 Lancelot Dr., Franklin. Adult Lenten Series “Living Our Faith: Following Our Mission,” local Jewish rabbi presenting, 7 p.m. followed by discussion and questions, free will offering. Information: Eileen Paige, 317-220-9195, epaige@stroselions.net.

March 8-10

St. Rita Church, 1733 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave., Indianapolis. Lenten Revival: My Covenant with God, revivalist Father Emmanuel Nyong presenting, Thurs. and Fri. 7 p.m., Sat., 5 p.m. reconciliation, 6 p.m. Mass and revival, featuring the music of Phyllis Walker and St. Rita Choir, free. Information: 317-632-9349. 

March 9

St. Lawrence Parish, 6944 E. 46th St., Indianapolis. Fish Fry Fiesta, fried and baked fish, tamales, quesadillas, rice and beans, pizza, live entertainment, 6-8 p.m., $8 includes two entrées and three sides, $5 includes one entrée and two sides. Information: 317-546-4065, fishfryfiesta@gmail.com, www.saintlawrence.net.

St. Rita Parish, 1733 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave., Indianapolis. Fish Fry, noon-6 p.m., dinners $11-$14, sandwiches $8-$11.25, sides available. Information: 317-536-1047, stritasecretary71@yahoo.com.

St. Louis de Monfort Parish, Craig Willy Hall, 11441 Hague Road, Fishers, Ind. (Lafayette Diocese). Family Lenten Dinner, fried and baked fish, pasta, pizza, soup and sides, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $9 adults, $4 ages 3-12, age 3 and under free, $33 family maximum, take out available. Information: www.kofc6923.org, 317-842-6778.

St. Anthony of Padua Parish, 316 N. Sherwood, Clarksville. Men’s Club Fish Fry, baked and fried fish, oysters and shrimp, 5-7:30 p.m., adults $8-$10, children $3-$6. Information: 812-282-2290, b.morra@stanthony-clarksville.org.

St. Matthew the Apostle Parish, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Lenten Fish Fry, hand-breaded all-you-can-eat fish, or breaded shrimp, grilled shrimp kabobs, cheese pizza, clam chowder, fettuccine Alfredo, mac and cheese, beer, wine and soft drinks, 5-7:30 p.m., prices vary. Information: 317-257-4297, janjoe9@aol.com.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish Hall, 1125 S. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Meatless Friday Dinner, 5-7 p.m., $7 adults, $3 children 4-12, under age 3 free. Information: 317-638-5551.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 1530 S. Union St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m. Information: 317-638-5551.

St. Matthew the Apostle Church, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 6 p.m. Information: 317-257-4297.

March 9-11

Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat for Healing after Abortion, open to anyone who has had an abortion, helped someone get an abortion or suffered because of an abortion by a friend or family member. Registration and information, including location, 317-452-0054, projectrachel@archindy.org.

March 10

St. Bartholomew Church, 1306 27th St., Columbus. 12th Annual Concert Series: A Lenten Choral Concert, featuring St. Bartholomew Choir, 7p.m., free will offering. Complete list of all concerts: www.saintbartholomew.org under Music Ministry, or bminut@stbparish.net.

Knights of Columbus Council 3443, 2100 E. 71st St., Indianapolis. Bishop Chatard High School 2018 Tropical Tribute Fundraiser, benefiting the Joe and Barb Krier Memorial Grant, 7:30-11:30 p.m., beer, wine, appetizers and live music by The Bishops, $30 per person. Purchase tickets: alumni.bishopchatard.org/tropical-tribute. Information: sherrymp@comcast.net or 317-370-6970.

St. Anthony Parish, 349 N. Warman Ave., Indianapolis. Friends and Alumni of St. Meinrad Day of Service, 8:30 a.m. continental breakfast and registration, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. service project, free t-shirt. Register by March 1: alumni.saintmeinrad.edu/dayofservice. Information: 800-682-0988.    

St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry, 3001 E. 30th St., Indianapolis. Friends and Alumni of St. Meinrad Day of Service, 7:30 a.m.-noon, free t-shirt. Register by March 1: alumni.saintmeinrad.edu/dayofservice. Information: 800-682-0988.

All Saints Parish, St. Joseph Campus, 7536 Church Lane, West Harrison. Spring Craft Show and Lunch, more than 25 artisans, handmade arts and crafts, lunch, bake sale, free. Information: 812-547-4302, emilyalig.asp@gmail.com.

New Albany Catholic Youth Ministries, 101 St. Anthony Dr., Mt. St. Francis. “The Man Tour,” for young adult men, adoration, recreation and fellowship, 4 p.m. Information: 812-923-8355, nadyouth.org. Register by March 2 to Friar Andrew Hennessy, andruhennec@gmail.com.

March 11

St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 4625 N. Kenwood Ave., Indianapolis. Mass in French, 12:30 p.m. Information: 317-627-7729 or acfadi2014@gmail.com.

St. Therese of the Infant Jesus (Little Flower) Church, 4720 E. 13th St., Indianapolis. Class of ’63 monthly gathering, 6 p.m. Mass, optional dinner afterward. Information: 317-408-6396.

St. Louis School, 17 E. St. Louis Pl., Batesville. Super Sunday Bingo, paper games, door prizes, raffle, $15,000 total payout, $45 per person all-day ticket, includes fried chicken or pulled pork meal, 11 a.m. doors,1 p.m. early bird games, 3:30 p.m. main bingo, accommodations available for groups of 40 or more players. Information and tickets: www.stlbingo.org, 812-93-BINGO or  stlouisbingo@gmail.com

March 11-14

St. Susanna Church, 1210 E. Main St., Plainfield. Parish Mission: “Uncovering the Hidden Treasures of Faith,’ 7-8:30 p.m. each evening with reception following in parish center, no charge but freewill offerings accepted each evening. Information: 317-839-3333, kvandenbergh@saintsusanna.com.

March 13

Church of the Immaculate Conception, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Monthly Taizé Prayer Service, theme “Praying for Peace in the World and in Our Hearts,” 7-8 p.m., silent and spoken prayers, simple music, silence. Information: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org.

St. Paul Hermitage, 501 N. 17th Ave., Beech Grove. Ave Maria Guild, 11 a.m. Memorial Communion Service, 12:30 p.m. meeting, bring a snack lunch. Information: 317-223-3687, vlgmimi@aol.com.

March 15

Cardinal Ritter House Neighborhood Resource Center, Community Room, 1218 Oak St., New Albany. 6th Annual Lecture and Irish Coffee, featured speakers Presbyterian ministers and participants in the eighth round of the Roman Catholic-Reformed Dialogue in the United States Dr. Cynthia Campbell and Dr. David Gambrell, 7 p.m., free. Reservations requested by March 12, 812-284-4534 or gsekula@indianalandmarks.org.

Our Lady of Peace Cemetery and Mausoleum, 9001 Haverstick Road, Indianapolis. Monthly Mass, 2 p.m. Information: 317-574-8898 or www.catholiccemeteries.cc.

St. Joseph Parish, 1401 S. Mickley Ave., Indianapolis. Third Thursday Adoration, interceding for women experiencing crisis pregnancy, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., with Mass at 5:45 p.m. Information: 317-244-9002.

St. Rose of Lima Parish, 114 Lancelot Dr., Franklin. Adult Lenten Series “Living Our Faith: Following Our Mission,” Benedictine Sister Cathy Ann Lepore presenting, 7 p.m. followed by discussion and questions, free will offering. Information: Eileen Paige, 317-220-9195, epaige@stroselions.net.

March 16

St. Lawrence Parish, 6944 E. 46th St., Indianapolis. Fish Fry Fiesta, fried and baked fish, tamales, quesadillas, rice and beans, pizza, live entertainment, 6-8 p.m., $8 includes two entrées and three sides, $5 includes one entrée and two sides. Information: 317-546-4065, fishfryfiesta@gmail.com, www.saintlawrence.net.

Knights of Columbus Hall, 2100 E. 71st St., Indianapolis. Catholic Business Exchange, Archbishop Charles C. Thompson presenting, Mass 7 a.m., buffet breakfast and program following, $15 members, $21 non-members. Information, registration: www.catholicbusinessexchange.org.

St. Rita Parish, 1733 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave., Indianapolis. Fish Fry, noon-6 p.m., dinners $11-$14, sandwiches $8-$11.25, sides available. Information: 317-536-1047, stritasecretary71@yahoo.com.

St. Louis de Monfort Parish, Craig Willy Hall, 11441 Hague Road, Fishers, Ind. (Lafayette Diocese). Family Lenten Dinner, fried and baked fish, pasta, pizza, soup and sides, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $9 adults, $4 ages 3-12, age 3 and under free, $33 family maximum, take out available. Information: www.kofc6923.org, 317-842-6778.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 1530 S. Union St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m. Information: 317-638-5551.

St. Matthew the Apostle Church, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 6 p.m. Information: 317-257-4297.

March 16-17

Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary, 520 Stevens St., Indianapolis. Catholic Men’s Retreat and Conference, Evening of Preparation Fri. (optional), 5:30-11:30 p.m., includes Mass, dinner, panel discussion, Exposition and penance; “Christ: Authentic Manliness” Sat. conference, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Father Vince Lampert, Father Martin Rodriquez and Priestly Fraternity of St. Peter Father Michael Magiera presenting, $50 early bird by March 3, $60 after March 3, $65 walk-ins, $45 groups of 10 or more. Registration and information: www.holyrosaryconferences.org, jerry@holyrosaryconferences.org, 317-444-9537.

March 17

New Albany Deanery Catholic Youth Ministries. 101 St. Anthony Dr., Mt. St. Francis. Safe Sitter Class, for students in grades 6-8, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., $20 includes materials and lunch. Register by March 5, www.nadyouth.org.  Information: Sandy Winstead, sandy@nadyouth.org, 812-923-8355.

March 19

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Serra Club Dinner Meeting, archdiocesan director of vocation Father Eric Augenstein presenting, 5:40 p.m. rosary followed by dinner, $15. Information: 317-748-1478 or smclaughlin@holyspirit.cc.

March 21

Calvary Mausoleum Chapel, 435 W. Troy Ave., Indianapolis. Monthly Mass, 2 p.m. Information: 317-784-4439 or www.catholiccemeteries.cc.

March 22

St. Rose of Lima Parish, 114 Lancelot Dr., Franklin. Adult Lenten Series “Living Our Faith: Following Our Mission,” Deacon Ron Reimer presenting, 7 p.m. followed by discussion and questions, free will offering. Information: Eileen Paige, 317-220-9195, epaige@stroselions.net.

March 23

St. Paul Hermitage, 501 N. 17th Ave., Beech Grove. Ave Maria Guild, Spring Rummage Sale, 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Information: 317-223-3687, vlgmimi@aol.com.

St. Mark the Evangelist Parish, Msgr. Schafer Hall, 535 E. Edgewood Ave., Indianapolis. Men’s Club Fish Fry, battered fish, fries, slaw and drink, 5-7 p.m., $8 adults, $6 seniors, $4 children (fish or pizza), $1 desserts benefiting eighth grade class trip, drive-thru available. Information: 317-787-8264, a_coltman@sbcglobal.net.

St. Lawrence Parish, 6944 E. 46th St., Indianapolis. Fish Fry Fiesta, fried and baked fish, tamales, quesadillas, rice and beans, pizza, live entertainment, 6-8 p.m., $8 includes two entrées and three sides, $5 includes one entrée and two sides. Information: 317-546-4065, fishfryfiesta@gmail.com, www.saintlawrence.net.

St. Rita Parish, 1733 Dr. Andrew J. Brown Ave., Indianapolis. Fish Fry, noon-6 p.m., dinners $11-$14, sandwiches $8-$11.25, sides available. Information: 317-536-1047, stritasecretary71@yahoo.com.

St. Louis de Monfort Parish, Craig Willy Hall, 11441 Hague Road, Fishers, Ind. (Lafayette Diocese). Family Lenten Dinner, fried and baked fish, pasta, pizza, soup and sides, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $9 adults, $4 ages 3-12, age 3 and under free, $33 family maximum, take out available. Information: www.kofc6923.org, 317-842-6778.

St. Anthony of Padua Parish, 316 N. Sherwood, Clarksville. Men’s Club Fish Fry, baked and fried fish, oysters and shrimp, 5-7:30 p.m., adults $8-$10, children $3-$6. Information: 812-282-2290, b.morra@stanthony-clarksville.org.

Sacred Heart of Jesus Church, 1530 S. Union St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 7 p.m. Information: 317-638-5551.

St. Matthew the Apostle Church, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 6 p.m. Information: 317-257-4297.

March 23 and 24

Fr. Thomas Scecina Memorial High School, 5000 Nowland Ave., Indianapolis. “In the Heights,” Spring Musical, Fri. 7 p.m., $10 reserved seats, $8 general admission. Information and tickets: www.scecina.org/theatre, 317-352-3225, lyoung@scecina.org.

March 25

St. Matthew the Apostle Church, 4100 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “Dip Into Prayer,” sessions on various forms of prayer, Adoration and benediction, 4 p.m., separate sessions for elementary age, childcare available, refreshments to follow, free. Information: 317-257-4297, wittpatricia46@aol.com.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Stations of the Cross, 3-4 p.m. traditional “Everyone’s Way of the Cross,” on outside trails, or 4-5:15 p.m. contemporary set to music in chapel. Reservations: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681.

St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 7575 Holliday Dr. East, Indianapolis. 40 Days for Life Closing Ceremony, Indiana Right to Life president Mike Fichter speaking, 2-3 p.m. Information: 317-407-6881, smdye1@gmail.com.

March 30

Church of the Immaculate Conception, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Way of the Cross for Justice, 10-11 a.m., free will offering, no registration required. Information: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events.

Calvary Mausoleum Chapel, 435 W. Troy Ave., Indianapolis. Way of the Cross, noon. Information: 317-784-4439 or www.catholiccemeteries.cc.

Our Lady of Peace Cemetery and Mausoleum, 9001 Haverstick Road, Indianapolis. Way of the Cross, noon. Information: 317-574-8898 or www.catholiccemeteries.cc.

March 31

Tow Yard Brewing, 501 Madison Ave., Indianapolis. 5K Run/Walk and Adult Egg Hunt, benefiting the Indianapolis Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 10 a.m., $40 Feb. 11-March 17; $45 March 18-30; $50 day of the event, includes t-shirt, medal, beer/soda. Information: Darlene Sweeney, 317-924-5769, darlene.sweeney@svdpindy.org. Registration: www.runsignup.com/Race/IN/Indianapolis/EasterEgg5K.

April 1

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the­ Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Easter Brunch, extended menu in the O’Shaughnessy Dining Room includes shrimp cocktail, carved prime rib, raspberry pork loin, desserts and beverages, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m., adults $24, seniors (55 and older), military and teachers $21, children 4-11 $13.50, age 3 and under free, advance tickets available at 812-535-4285. Information: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org.

April 3

Mission 27 Resale, 132 Leota St., Indianapolis. Senior Discount Day, every Tuesday, seniors get 30 percent off clothing, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., ministry supports Indianapolis St. Vincent de Paul Society Food Pantry and Changing Lives Forever program. Information: 317-687-8260.

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General Announcements 

St. Bartholomew Church to present Lenten Choral Concert on March 10

A Lenten Choral Concert will be presented at St. Bartholomew Church, 1306 27th St., in Columbus, at 7 p.m. on March 10.

The concert will feature the St. Bartholomew Choir under the direction of Dr. Bogdan Minut, director of music ministry.

There is no charge, although freewill offerings are welcome.

For more information about this event and upcoming concerts, visit “Music Ministry” at www.saintbartholomew.org, or contact Dr. Minut at 812-379-9352, ext. 237, or e-mail bminut@stbparish.net.

 

Archbishop Thompson to address Catholic Business Exchange on March 16

Archbishop Charles C. Thompson will be the featured speaker at the Catholic Business Exchange monthly meeting at the Knights of Columbus Council #3433 Hall, 2100 E. 71st St., in Indianapolis, at 7 a.m. on March 16.

The morning will begin with Mass, followed by a buffet breakfast and program.

The cost is $15 for members and $21 for non-members.

Registration is required by noon on March 15; walk-ins will not be accepted.

For more information about the Catholic Business Exchange or to register, visit catholicbusinessexchange.org.

 

Sisters of Providence to host ‘Meet the Sisters’ meals on March 8-14

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods invite those interested in learning more about their life, faith and community to share a meal with them in the Providence Hall Dining Room, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, in St. Mary-of-the-Woods, on March 8-14.

Visitors can choose between lunches at 11:45 a.m. or supper at 5:15 p.m.

Families are welcome.

After the meal, there will be an opportunity to participate in an informal tour of the historic Providence Hall convent or view a short video.

The meals are free, but seating is limited.

Registration is required at MeettheSistersMeal.SistersofProvidence.org or by calling or texting Providence Sister Editha Ben at 812-230-4771.

For more information, visit spsmw.org/event/meet-sisters-meal.

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Retreats and Programs

March 3

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Walking in the Footsteps of a Saint, Providence Sister Mary Montgomery presenting, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Registration deadline: Feb. 26. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

March 5

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. FBI Lenten Series: Silence-There’s Nothing To Be Afraid Of, Benedictine Sister Cathy Anne Lampore presenting, 5-9 p.m., $38 includes dinner, registration deadline March 5. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

March 8-11

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Christian Hospitality, for secretaries and parish administrators, Benedictine Father Adrian Burke presenting, $350 single, $515 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

March 10

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Praying with the Mystics: Hildegard of Bingen, Teresa of Avila, Catherine of Siena, Providence Sister Cathy Campbell presenting, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Registration deadline: March 5. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, 22143 Main St., Oldenburg. A Retreat with Paula D’Arcy, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Francis and the Sisters of Charity, Cincinnati, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., $70 through Feb. 10, $80 after, includes lunch. Information and registration: 812-933-6437, www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org.

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. God Problem, Benedictine Sister Angela Jarboe presenting, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org

March 13

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Day of Reflection for Women Ministers, Providence Sister Paula Damiano and Providence Associate Rev. Rebecca Zelensky , 2-8 p.m., quiet reflection, prayer and input with Taizé prayer to conclude the day, all faith traditions welcome, $25 includes dinner, registration March 8. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

March 16-18

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Winning Relationships—A Married Couples’ Retreat, Benedictine Father Noël Mueller , $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “The Heart of Celtic Spirituality,” Lenten Weekend Retreat,, Father James Farrell presenting, 7 p.m. Fri. through 1 p.m. Sun., $190 per person, $350 per married couple. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or ww.archindy.org/fatima.

March 17

Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center, 8220 W. State Road 48, Bloomington. Lenten Day of Reflection: Saint Patrick and Lent, Dominican Father Patrick Hyde presenting. Information and registration: www.motheroftheredeemer.com or 812-825-4642, ext. 1.

Our Lady of the Apostles Family Center, 2884 N. 700 West, Greenfield. Silent Lenten Retreat for Women, based on Ignatian Spiritual Exercises, includes Mass, reconciliation, Stations of the Cross, rosary and individual spiritual guidance, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $25 if register by March 10, $35 after. Information, registration: 317-201-5815, j.r.schoening@sbcglobal.net.

March 19

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “Why Does God Have So Many Names: What Should I Call Him?,” Father Keith Hosey presenting, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., $43 includes continental breakfast and lunch, registration required.  Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or ww.archindy.org/fatima.

March 23-25

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Benedictine Spirituality, Benedictine Father Adrian Burke presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. “We are the Work of God’s Hands” (Isaiah 64:7), a silent preached retreat, Father Jeff Godecker and Mary Schaffner presenting, 6:30 p.m. Fri. through 1 p.m. Sun., $190 per person, $350 married couple. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or ww.archindy.org/fatima.

March 24

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Christian Unity: An Honest Dialogue, Rev. Terri Hord Owens presenting, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Registration deadline: March 19. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, 22143 Main St., Oldenburg. Bless This Mess, presented by former Indiana Poet Laureate Norbert Krapf and art therapist Liza Hyatt, dealing with emotional wounds, 9:30-2:30 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Information and registration: 812-933-6437, www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org.

March 25-29

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Holy Week Silent Days and Nights,  4:30 p.m. Sun. through 4 p.m. Thurs., $35 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of commons area, additional $37 per day includes overnight stay and dinner. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or ww.archindy.org/fatima.

March 28-April 1

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Holy Week Retreat, Benedictine Father Colman Grabert , $465 single, $735 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

March 29-April 1

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Triduum Retreat, Thurs. 4:30 p.m.-Sun., 1 p.m., $325 includes room and meals. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

March 30

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Spend a Day with God (Good Friday), 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room for the day and lunch. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 3

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Ecumenical Councils: What is a Council? First Nicaea (A.D. 25), first of three (April 10, 17), Benedictine Father Matthias Neuman presenting, 7-8:30 p.m., $25 per session, three for $65. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 5

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Benedictine Spirituality: Peace, Benedictine Sister Antoinette Purcell presenting, first of four (April 12, 19, 26), 7-8:30 p.m., $25 per session, $90 for four. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 6-8

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Spring Come and See Weekend, single women ages 18-42 invited to learn more about the community and becoming a Sister of Providence. Information:  Sister Editha Ben, 812-230-4771, eben@spsmw.org. Register by April 4: www.spsmw.org/event/come-and-see-weekend/.

April 10

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Ecumenical Councils: First Constantinople (A.D. 381); Ephesus (A.D. 431), second of three (April 17), Benedictine Father Matthias Neuman presenting, 7-8:30 p.m., $25 per session. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 11

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Personal Day of Retreat, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room for the day and lunch, spiritual direction available for $30. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 12

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Benedictine Spirituality: Community, Benedictine Sister Carol Faulkner presenting, second of four (April 19, 26), 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 14

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. An Introduction to Christian Meditation and Contemplative Prayer, discover the origin of various prayer methods, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Registration deadline: April 9. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

April 17

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Ecumenical Councils: Chalcedon (A.D. 451), Second Nicaea (A.D. 787), Benedictine Father Matthias Neuman presenting, 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 18

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis.  Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, $35 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $28 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence, $9 for dinner when available. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

April 19

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Benedictine Spirituality: Silence, Benedictine Sister Cathy Anne Lepore presenting, third of four (April 26), 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 20-22

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Bible Bootcamp: The Basics, Benedictine Father Zachary Wilberding presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center, 8220 W. State Road 48, Bloomington. The Eucharist, Congregation of the Mission Father Bill Rhinehart presenting. Information and registration: www.motheroftheredeemer.com or 812-825-4642, ext. 1.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Tobit Marriage Preparation Weekend, $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima/calendar/tobit.html.

April 21

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, 22143 Main St., Oldenburg. Women’s Day: The Woman God Sees, Sibyl towner, Jane Schaefer and Chris Wesselman presenting, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., $50 per person or 2 for $90,  includes lunch. Information and registration: 812-933-6437, www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org.

April 25

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Christ, Storytelling and You, Father Jim Farrell presenting, experience the Gospel through storytelling, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Registration deadline: April 20. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

April 26

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Benedictine Spirituality: Joy, Benedictine Sister Kathleen Yedon presenting, 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

April 27-29

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Contemplative Living, Benedictine Father

Adrian Burke presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

May 1

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Personal Day of Retreat, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room for the day and lunch, spiritual direction available for $30. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

May 2

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Series: Aging Gracefully, Exploring the Gift of Years, four Wednesdays, Providence Sister Mary Beth Klingel and Elizabeth Collins, RN, presenting, explore aging from a spiritual standpoint, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., $10 per session includes lunch. Registration deadline: April 26. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

May 4

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis.  Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, $35 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $28 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence, $9 for dinner when available. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

May 4-6

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Beauty as a Pathway to God: Religious Art and Symbol in the Spiritual Life, Benedictine Brother Martin Erspamer presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

May 5

Mother of the Redeemer Retreat Center, 8220 W. State Road 48, Bloomington. Marian Day Retreat “Our Lady, and the Three-Fold Mission of Christ and the Church: Prophet, Priest and King”, Father Daniel Mahan presenting. Information and registration: www.motheroftheredeemer.com or 812-825-4642, ext. 1.

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, 22143 Main St., Oldenburg.  Appalachia, Glenmary Home Missioners Father John Rausch and Franciscan Sister Robbie Pentecost presenting, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Information and registration: 812-933-6437, www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org.

May 8-10

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. On Becoming the Publican in the Temple: St. Benedict’s Degrees of Humility, Benedictine Father Colman Grabert , $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

May 10

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. A Biblical Walk with Mary: Annunciation, Benedictine Sister Carol Faulkner and Patty Moore presenting, first of four (May 17, 24, 31), 7-8:30 p.m., $25 per session, $90 for four. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

May 17

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. A Biblical Walk with Mary: The Visitation, Benedictine Sister Carol Faulkner and Patty Moore presenting, second of four (May 24 and 31), 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

May 18-20

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Your Faith Has Saved You—Or Has It?, Benedictine Father Vincent Tobin presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Tobit Marriage Preparation Weekend, $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima/calendar/tobit.html.

May 19

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Art, Journaling and Art Journaling: Creative Practices for Spiritual Growth, Providence Sister Rosemary Schmalz presenting, no art or writing skills necessary, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $45 includes lunch and supplies. Registration deadline: May 14. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

May 24

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. A Biblical Walk with Mary: The Nativity, Benedictine Sister Carol Faulkner and Patty Moore presenting, third of four (May 31), 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

May 31

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. A Biblical Walk with Mary: The Presentation and Finding in the Temple, Benedictine Sister Carol Faulkner and Patty Moore presenting, 7-8:30 p.m., $25. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

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