Upcoming Event

February 2018

February 9 - 10, 2018: Pre-Cana Conference- Batesville

The Pre-Cana conference is a 1 or 1.5 day workshop (depending on location) that uses theJoy-Filled Marriage Program. This program prepares couples to live a Joy-filled marriage, and addresses the issues and challenges engaged couples face today. Heavily rooted in Pope St. John Paul II'sTheology of the Body, the program has two basic components- Life Skills and Catechetical. It will be held at Batesville Deanery - St. John the Baptist (25743 State Route 1, Guilford, IN 47022). First day takes place from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Second day goes from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Click here To Register or visit www.archindy.org/precana to see other Pre-Cana dates for the 2018 year.

March 2018

March 3, 2018: Pre-Cana Conference - St. Agnes, Nashville

The Pre-Cana conference is a 1 or 1.5 day workshop (depending on location) that uses theJoy-Filled Marriage Program. This program prepares couples to live a Joy-filled marriage, and addresses the issues and challenges engaged couples face today. Heavily rooted in Pope St. John Paul II'sTheology of the Body, the program has two basic components- Life Skills and Catechetical. It will be held at St. Agnes (1008 McLary Road, Nashville, IN 47448). First day takes place from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.; Second day goes from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Click here To Register or visit www.archindy.org/precana to see other Pre-Cana dates for the 2018 year.

March 9 – 10, 2018: Rachel Vineyard Healing Retreat

If you are suffering after abortion, you may feel very alone. You may have experienced abortion many years ago and never told anyone. You may be struggling with a more recent abortion. Regardless of the circumstances, healing is possible.A Rachel’s Vineyard Retreat will be held March 9 – 10, 2018 in the greater Indianapolis area for women and men who are seeking healing. The weekend combines living scripture meditations, spiritual exercises in a guided process that leads to the heart of God’s love and compassion. If you would like to learn or to register for this retreat, please contact (317) 452-0054, http://www.archindy.org/plfl/past-abortion.html or projectrachel@archindy.org. For more information regarding Rachel’s Vineyard Retreats visit: www.rachelsvineyard.org. Inquiries, registration and participation are strictly confidential.

April 2018

April 6 – 7, 2018: Pre-Cana Conference

The Pre-Cana conference is a 1 or 1.5 day workshop (depending on location) that uses theJoy-Filled Marriage Program. This program prepares couples to live a Joy-filled marriage, and addresses the issues and challenges engaged couples face today. Heavily rooted in Pope St. John Paul II'sTheology of the Body, the program has two basic components- Life Skills and Catechetical. It will be held at Batesville) First day takes place from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Second day goes from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Click here To Register or visit www.archindy.org/precana to see other Pre-Cana dates for the 2018 year.

April 10 – May 15, 2018: Divorce and Beyond 6-Week Session

The Catholic Center, (1400 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis 46202) will host Divorce and Beyond for six consecutive Tuesday evenings April 10th – May 15th from 7:00 - 9:00 pm in the Providence Room. The support group explores the stress, anger, blame and guilt of divorce with the goal of leading participants toward ultimate forgiveness, happiness and growth. Separated or divorced of all faiths are welcome.

                The cost of the six-week program is $30, which includes materials. Scholarships are available. Registration forms may be obtained online www.archindy.org/plfl/ministries-divorce.html

For more information please call Deb VanVelse 317-236-1586 or email dvanvelse@archindy.org.

April 13 - 14, 2018: MEDCON 2018

What does it mean to be a Catholic Physician or Nurse in 2018? Al current and future physicians, nurses and healthcare workers are encouraged to attend. The annual event will...

  • Offer engaging and interactive presenntations
  • Allow opportunities to establish strong relationships with fellow healhtcare professionals
  • Provide indispensable networking opportunities for professional & students (medical, pre-medical, & nursing)

Join us on April 13th at 6:00 pm at Marian University (College of Osteopathic Medicine) on 3200 Cold Spring Road, Indianpaolis, IN 46222.

For more information see flyer and website below.

April 14, 2018: Pre-Cana Conference – Española

The Pre-Cana conference is a 1 or 1.5 day workshop (depending on location) that uses theJoy-Filled Marriage Program. This program prepares couples to live a Joy-filled marriage, and addresses the issues and challenges engaged couples face today. Heavily rooted in Pope St. John Paul II'sTheology of the Body, the program has two basic components- Life Skills and Catechetical. It will be held at St. Monica, (6131 North Michigan Road, Indianapolis 46228.) Conference starts is from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Click here To Register or visit www.archindy.org/precana to see other Pre-Cana dates for the 2018 year.

April 21, 2018: Divorced & Widowed Conference - "Rebuilding Joy"

Come and experience the Church as a compassionate community by joining us on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm at the Joliet Diocsan Blanchette Catholic Center in Crest Hill. The conference begins with registration at 8:30 am and will conclude with a Vigil Mass at 4:00 pm. The suggested donation is $35 which includes morning coffee and refreshments, lunch, and materials. Please register by April 11th. Speakers will include Dr. Barb Jarvis Pauls, Danaette Perry, and Dr. Mary Amore.

Register Here

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May 2018

May 8, 2018: SAVE THE DATE

Save May 8th from 9:00 am- 4:00 pm for the 17th Annual Mission Day. More information coming soon.

August 2018

August 22 - 27, 2018: World Meeting of Families - 2018 Dublin Ireland

Ireland Pilgrimage to Dublin Ireland is sponsored by the Archdiocesan Office of FamilyWorldMeetingofFamilies Ministries (Scott Seibert, Director).

5 Day ticket includes: Attendance to the 3 day Congress, Guaranteed ticket for Festival of Families, Ticket for the Final Mass, Full program in the Congress Venue for August 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 2018, Pilgrim pack – Program for @WMOF2018, a rain cape, pilgrim badge, Daily roundtrip WMOF transfer service, and a 3 day Dublin Rail Pass.

Visits to the Holy Sites of Knock Shrine, Croagh Patrick, Tobernalt Holy Well, Downpatrick Shrine and Tomb of St. Patrick, Monasterboice Ruins and High Crosses, and the Shrine of St. Oliver Plunkett and will have daily Mass (Fr. Eric Augenstein, Director of Vocations will be the Pilgrimage Spiritual Director.)

There will be optional tours available for purchase while in Dublin.

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For more information, call our Indianapolis Reservation Team: (317) 581-1122 M-F 8:30 am – 5:30 pm.

Complete Package includes: Round trip commercial airfare, non-stop from Chicago, Private coast to/from Chicago, including stop at the Shrine of Christ’s Passion (time permitting), Deluxe hotel accommodations, single and double occupancy, All itinerary admission and inclusions as listed, Dublin rail pass for three days, 12 meals as listed, Escorted from Indianapolis.

Price: $3499 per person/double occupancy, $4188 per person/single occupancy.

Trip Insurance: Optional Trip Insurance through Travel Insured. To purchase, call your Ambassadair Travel Counselor at (317) 581-1122.

Payment Schedule: Upon Registration: $350 per person. 2nd Deposit: February 1, 2018, $1500 per person. Final Balance: May 1, 2018 – To Be Invoiced.

Cancellation: From Registration January 1, 2018: $250 per person penalty. Jan 2-Mar 1, 2018: $500 per person penalty. On or after Mar 2, 2018: 100Full package price penalty.

 

Monthly Events

Women’s Care Center First Friday Mass

The Women's Care Center (4901 West 86th Street Indianapolis 46268) invites you to our First Friday Mass at 5:00 pm in our chapel. There will be light refreshments after Mass and the ability to take a tour and learn more about our mission.We are now serving over 30 women facing unplanned pregnancies many days, most of who benefit from multiple services, such as pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, parenting classes, and goals counseling. We are so grateful to be able to serve the women who walk through our door. If you have questions please contact Jenny Hubbard, Director, at (317) 509-9596. We hope to see you there!

Traveling Helpers of God's Precious Infants Prayer Vigil: Terre Haute to Bloomington - First Saturday of Each Month

On the first Saturday of each month, participants gather from Mass at 7:30 AM at the Carmelite Monastery (59 Allendale, Terre Haute, IN) to begin the "traveling" Helpers of God's Precious Infants Prayer Vigil. Participants then carpool from St. Patrick Parish (1807 Poplar St., Terre Haute) to Planned Parenthood (421 S. College Ave., Bloomington, IN) and pray in front ofthe facility until 11:15 AM. Participants return to St. Patrick Parish (1807 Poplar St., Terre Haute) around 12:30 PM.

Hope and Healing Survivors of Suicide (SOS) Monthly Support Group - 2nd Thursday of Each Month
St. Mark Catholic Church offers Hope and Healing, a support group for adults who have lost a loved one to suicide, struggle with thoughts suicide, or seek to understand the causes and prevention of suicide. The meetings are held the second Thursday of the month on the south side of Indianapolis. A children's support group, Spread Our Youthful Wings, for ages 9 years to 17 years old is held in the same location and same time as the Hope and Healing SOS Group. For more information and find out this month's location, please contact Judy Proctor at (317) 851-8344 or visit Hope & Healing SOS at www.hopeandhealingsos.com.

Helpers of God's Precious Infants Prayer Vigils - Indianapolis
This event is held every 3rd Saturday of the month. Participants join the St. Michael the Archangel Church congregation at 3354 W. 30th St., Indianapolis, IN 46222 for the 8:30 AM Mass. Following Mass, participants will prayerfully proceed to the nearby abortion facility and say the Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplet. The devotions conclude between 10:30-10:45 am. Those who do not process to the facility may remain in the church to say the Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplet. This event is sponsored by St. Michael’s Parish. E-mail Peggy Geis for more information.

Respect Life Mass – Terre Haute
On the 3rd Wednesday of each month, the St. Joseph Pro-life Ministry joins in praying the Divine Mercy Chaplet at 4:30 PM prior to the 5:15 PM Respect Life Mass. All are welcome! The location of the Divine Mercy Chaplet and Respect Life Mass is at St. Joseph University Parish, 113 S. Fifth St., Terre Haute. For more information, e-mail Connie Kehl Fitch.

Faithful Citizens Rosary Crusade - Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary

This event is held on the 4th Saturday of each month, unless noted on schedule.

**Due to the Christmas holidays the December walks have been canceled. Please mark your calendar in January to participate in the Indiana March for Life on Monday, January 22, 2018 – more information to come. Faithful Citizens Rosary walk will resume on February 24, 2018 following the 10:00 am Mass at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Church, 520 Stevens St. Indianapolis.**

Following the 10:00 am Mass at Holy Rosary Parish on Saturday, February 24, 2018 join us for the recitation of the Rosary and Divine Mercy Chaplet as we witness and pray for the protection of Life, Religious Freedom and Holy Matrimony.  For more information, contact Eric at faithful.citizens2016@gmail.com.

Faithful Citizens Rosary Procession Sept 23, 2017

**The Saturday, October 28th Faithful Citizens Rosary Procession from Holy Rosary Church has been canceled.** As well, the November and December Rosary Walks have also been canceled. The first regularly scheduled fourth Saturday Faithful Citizens Rosary walk will resume on February 24, 2018 following the 10 am Mass at Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Church 520 Stevens St, Indianapolis.

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