Pre-Cana Program

The Pre-Cana marriage preparation program is sponsored by the Office of Pro-Life and Family Life and Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House through the Archdiocese of Indianapolis. The program is held on Friday evening from 6:30 p.m. through Saturday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. at the retreat house. The registration fee is $255 per couple for overnight and $185 for commuting couple, and includes all materials, presentations, meals, beverages and appetizers. Mass is also included as part of the conference.

Please note:

In 2017, Pre Cana conferences are two-day programs:

Friday evening from 6:30 -9:30 pm and Saturday from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

There are two options:

  • With overnight accommodations (two rooms): $255.00 per couple
  • Without overnight accommodations: $185.00 per couple

See the list of dates below or for more program details and to register, visit the Pre-Cana page on the Office of Pro-Life and Family Life website.

Program questions? Contact Cheryl McSweeney at (317) 545-7681 x 106 or

TO REGISTER online click here,

or contact Dustin Nelson at (317) 545-7681


Registration requires the completion of this Infomation Form

Email completed form to

2017 Pre-Cana Conference Dates


The following conferences are held on Friday evening (6:30 -9:30 pm) and continue for the day on Saturday (9:00 am - 4:00 pm). The cost with overnight accommodations is $255.00 per couple and the cost for commuters is $185.00 per couple.


September 22 - 23

October 13 - 14

December 1 - 2



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