Call 317-545-7681 to register for any of the following Fatima sponsored programs.

In addition to the sponsored programs listed below, Our Lady of Fatima hosts many other retreats and programs including Christian Awakening and Kairos retreats, staff retreats and conferences, clergy retreats, retreats for married couples including Worldwide Marriage Encounter and Retrouvaille, and much more. For information about hosting your retreat at Fatima, contact us at (317) 545-7681 and ask for Tim Rathz at extension 115.

Self-Guided Days of Silence are from 8 am to 4 pm and offer participants the opportunity to come away to Fatima in a relaxed, calm and quiet atmosphere-an opportunity to 'unplug' from the outside world.

Step away from the noise of distractions and focus your attention on your relationship with God. Prayer, silence, and listening is at the heart of these days

2021 Days of Silence

Registration fees: $35.00 includes a room to use for the day, continental breakfast, Mass, lunch and the use of the common areas and grounds of the retreat house. Register online here or contact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger, at (317)545-7681 or email,

As an option, and depending on availability, you may add an overnight stay to extend your retreat the night prior to or after your day of silence. Overnight stays are available during Holy Week and Advent Days of Silence. For all other opportunities to extend your retreat, please call us at (317) 545-7681 to inquire. Each overnight stay is an additional $28 per person. Dinner, when available is an additional $9

You Are Not Alone is a Ministry of Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House that offers Hope and Healing for Survivors of Suicide Loss.

Suicide has become so prevalent intoday's world, andespecially in our localfaithcommunity. It's the 2nd leading cause of death in Indiana for ages 15-34, whichimpacts so many loved ones. We are addressing the emotional, spiritual, and healing journey after suicide loss through this series of programs for losssurvivors, including a retreat. These presentations are geared towards adults, however, teens 15 years old & above may attend with a parent or guardian.

You Are Not Alone Series

Join us for a series ofinformational programs on the emotional, spiritual and healing journey after suicide loss.

  1. Sunday, July 11, 2021, 4 – 6 pm - Healing Journey Forward with Suicide Loss – Sr. Connie Kramer, SP & Lisa Thibault, register online
  2. Sunday, August 15, 2021, 4 – 6 pm -Spiritual Journey after Suicide Loss – Fr. Jim Farrell, register online

Series Registration: June, July, and August Sunday Evening Series isoffered at no cost, but registration is recommended in order to ensure your spot, space is limited. Click the "register online' links or orcontact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger at or (317) 545-7681

Silent Directed Retreats

Choose a 3 to 8 day retreat

July 23rd through 30th, 2021

Discover more deeply how God is working in your life with the help of Spiritual Direction and Silent Prayer.

What Does Silent Directed Mean?

The primary purpose of a Silent Directed Retreat is to foster an atmosphere in which retreatants may be led to a deeper personal encounter with God through silent personal prayer,discernment, and spiritual direction. Grow in awareness of the Holy Spirit working in their life in meeting with a Spiritual Director once a day. Through the use of scripture and their own story, retreatants are offered the opportunity to deepen their relationship with God.

Registration fees include all meals, accommodations, use of the common areas and grounds, celebration of Mass each day at 11:30 am, refreshments and snacks available each day, and a
daily meeting with a Spiritual Director.

Retreat Options Available

Choose to stay for a 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, or 8 day retreat

  • July 23-25: 3 Day Retreat
    5 meals, 2 sessions with a director
    $225 per person register online
  • July 23-26: 4 Day Retreat
    8 meals, 3 sessions with a director
    $295 per person register online
  • July 23-27: 5 Day Retreat
    11 meals, 4 sessions with a director
    $375 per person register online
  • July 23-28: 6 Day Retreat
    14 meals, 5 sessions with a director
    $450 per person register online
  • July 23-29: 7 Day Retreat
    17 meals, 6 sessions with a director
    $495 per person register online
  • July 23-30: 8 Day Retreat
    20 meals, 7 sessions with a director
    $560 per person register online

    “As the deer longs for streams of water, so my soul longs for you, O God” - Psalm 42:1

Soul Healing with Julian of Norwich


Fri, Aug 20 - 6:30PM - Sun, Aug 22 - 1:00PM

"Of all the spiritual tasks given to us, this is the one that most pleases our Beloved: that we rejoice in the joy the blessed Trinity takes in the liberation of our souls."~Julian of Norwich

In this weekend retreat, journey with Julian of Norwich and taste the transformational, healing, and redemptive power of Christ’s passion  


Retreat led by:

Carolyn Berghuis, MA, CTN, ND, MS is a author of Understanding The Jesus Code, developer of The LIVE Method, inspirational Catholic speaker, and Traditional Naturopath. She has spent over 20 years helping individuals experience real transformation in their body, heart and soul. Being an "East" meets "West" type of woman, Carolyn has a unique ability to touch the human heart. Carolyn holds a BS in Mathematics, a MS in Holistic Nutrition, a doctoral degree in Naturopathy, and an MA in Theology from Saint Meinrad School of Theology where she did her thesis project on Julian of Norwich.



Registration: $230/ Person (Private Bedroom & Private Bathroom)
$460/ Married Couple (Private Bedroom & Private Bathroom)

Registration Includes: Program, Meals, Snacks, & Overnight Accommodations 

Register online here or contact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger, at (317)545-7681 or email, 


Looking Back, Looking Forward

Evening of Reflection with Fr. Jim Farrell | August 24, 2021 | 5:30-9:00 pm register online

Day of Reflection with Fr. Jim Farrell | August 25, 2021 | 8:30 am - 2:30 pm register online

Come to Fatima and join Fr. Jim Farrell as he looks back on 46 years of priesthood. In this Evening of Reflection he lifts up moments of grace and sacramental action.

Inspired by Deacon Rick and Carol Wagner’s Facebook program “God Needs Storytellers”, Fr. Jim will share special moments in ministry that left him with a new awareness of God’s presence in the world and in his life.


Sharing on the four themes of Sacramental People, Sacramental Lessons, Sacramental Moments and Balcony People and expanding on the stories that he shared on the program, Fr. Jim will invite us to recognize grace filled experiences in our own lives. The reflections will also include some thoughts on building on our past to move forward in our spiritual life.


Registration is $45 for both Day and Evening of Reflection. Click the registration links for more information.


For questions on registration, please contact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger, at (317)545-7681 or email, 

You Are Not Alone Retreat - A Weekend of Hope and Healing

Saturday, September 25 - Sunday, September 26, 2021

  • Saturday, September 25th 8:15 AM  - 8:30 PM Sunday
  • September 26th - 9 AM – 1 PM

The You Are Not Alone Retreat is led by Christine Turo-Shields, LCSW, EMDR Certified Therapist, Fr. Jim Farrell, Sr. Connie Kramer, SP & LossSurvivors Panel including Judy Proctor and Lisa Thibault,

Retreat provides a forum for faith believers and Catholics in particular to come together to grieve, share experiences, and learn how God helps them on their journey of survival after a suicide tragedy. Our Weekend Retreat hopes to offer tools to aid in grief work and survival through books, prayer, and activities.

Retreat Registration: $25/Person or $50/ Married Couple
Registration Includes: Program, Meals, Snacks, Guest Room to use during the Program, & Optional Overnight Accommodations are available both Friday and Saturday night, please contact us for arrangements.

To Register online, click here or contact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger at or (317) 545-7681

5th Annual Peace In The Mourning Grief Retreat A Christ Focused Widow's Retreat


Fri, Oct. 15 6:00PM - Sun, Oct 17 1:00PM


Led by Sr. Connie Kramer, SP, Nancy Pinard, Fr. Jim Farrell

To Register online, click here or contact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger at or (317) 545-7681

The Way: Healing Retreat For Male Survivors of Abuse


Fri, Oct. 29 6:30PM - Sun, Oct 31 1:00PM


Led by Carla Hill, L.C.S.W, Sue Stubbs, MS, NCC 

This weekend retreat is designed to help you discover a personal path of healing in a small group setting (max. 15) 
























$200 Registration includes: Program, Meals, Snacks, & Overnight Accommodations

Register online here or ontact our Registrar, Jennifer Burger, at (317)545-7681 or email,  


Contact Carla Hill, (317)236-1548 or with questions on retreat content or for sponsorship.  





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