March 16, 2018

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The Coming Month

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.

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Bede Theater, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Shakespeare’s Othello, performed by the National Players, 7 p.m. CT, no reservations, free; meatless Lenten buffet dinner served in Anselm Hall Dining Room, 5:30-6:30 p.m. CT, $10 per person, reservations required, 812-357-6578, kitchen@saintmeinrad.edu. Information: Mary Jeanne Schumacher, 812- 357-6501.

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.

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Bede Theater, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland, performed by the National Players, 7 p.m. CT, no reservations, free; buffet dinner served in Anselm Hall Dining Room, 5:30-6:30 p.m. CT, $10 per person, reservations required, 812-357-6578, kitchen@saintmeinrad.edu. Information: Mary Jeanne Schumacher, 812- 357-6501.

March 18-20

St. Charles Borromeo Parish, 213 Ripley St., Milan. Lenten Retreat, Benedictine Father Adrian Burke presenting on “Jesus’ Mission and God’s Passion: A Kingdom of Justice and Peace,” 6-6:45 p.m. confessions and eucharistic adoration, 6:45 p.m. Benediction, 7 p.m. talk each evening. Information: 812-654-7051.

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. 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.

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.

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.

St. Jude Parish, 5353 McFarland Road, Indianapolis. Good Friday Fish Fry, hosted by Boy Scout Troup #51, fish filet plate or sandwich dinners, choice of side, dessert and drink, $7 one-piece meal, $9 two-piece meal, pizza and grilled cheese sandwiches available, 5-7 p.m. Information: 317-753-2099, haggenjos04@gmail.com.

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 2

St. Mary Parish, 1331 E. Hunter Robbins Way, Greensburg. Seasons of Hope Bereavement Support Group, six consecutives Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Register by March 23: 812-663-8427.

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.

April 4

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.

April 6

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. 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., Father Brian Dudzinski presiding, optional tour of center to follow. Information: 317-829-6800, www.womenscarecenter.org.

April 7

Valley Grill, 2107 N. 3rd St., Terre Haute. Wounded Warriors to Lourdes Benefit Luncheon, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus St. Mother Theodore Guérin Council #541, buffet, silent auction, entertainment, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., , $30 per person, table sponsorships available for $200, $300 or $500. Reservations and information: thkofc541.com, 812-878-2234.

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.

Riviera Club, 5640 N. Illinois St., Indianapolis. St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry Spring Boutique and Blood Drive, 40 artisans and vendors, food for purchase, cash bar, non-perishable food and hygiene products accepted in lieu of admission charge, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Indiana Blood Mobile on site 10 a.m.-2 p.m., register:   bit.ly/stVindePaul. Information: paula.light@att.net.

April 8

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Bikers, Brunch and a Blessing, Providence Sister Paula Damiano presenting, all motor cycle riders invited, 10:30 a.m. blessing followed by Sunday Brunch in O’Shaughnessy Dining Hall. Information on dining prices: www.provcenter.org.

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. 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.

April 10

St. Paul Hermitage, 501 N. 17th Ave., Beech Grove. Ave Maria Guild, 12:30 p.m. Information: 317-223-3687, vlgmimi@aol.com.

SS. Francis and Clare of Assisi Parish, Junipero Serra Room, 5901 Olive Branch Road, Greenwood. Catholics Returning Home Sessions, six consecutive Tuesdays through May 15, for non-practicing Catholics who are considering returning to the Church, 7-8:30 p.m., free. Information: 317-859-4673, ext. 119, jburianek@ss-fc.org.

April 11

St. Paul Catholic Center, 1413 E. 17th St., Bloomington. 6th Annual Catholic Charities Breakfast, homemade breakfast, presentation, 7:30-9 a.m. Reservations by April 2,  www.archindy.org/cc/bloomington/, under “Events.” Information:  812-332-1262 or Cheri Bush, cbush@archindy.org.

April 12

Saint Meinrad Archabbey, Bede Theater, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Thomas Lecture on Philosophy and Theology, featuring Dr. Caitlin Smith Gilson presenting on “Prayer, Suffering and Self-Presence,” 7 p.m. CT, free, open to the public. Information: Mary Jeanne Schumacher, 812-357-6501.

JW Marriott, 10 S. West St., Indianapolis. Celebration of Life Banquet, benefiting Life Centers and men and women facing pregnancy related decisions, Lou Holtz keynote, 6:30 p.m., $60 per person. Registration and information: lifecenters.com, 317-280-2635.

April 13

The Commons, 300 Washington St., Columbus. St. Bartholomew Parish 12th Annual Concert Series: The Real Group, Swedish a cappella vocal jazz quintet, 7 p.m. Tickets: www.therealgroup.se. Information: www.saintbartholomew.org under “Music Ministry,” or bminut@stbparish.net.

The Commons, 300 Washington St., Columbus. 12th Annual Concert Series: The Real Group, sponsored by the St. Bartholomew Church Music Ministry, 7 p.m., $25advance sale. Tickets and information: under “Music Ministry at www.saintbartholomew.org, or bminut@stbparish.net.

April 18

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

Marian, Inc. Ballroom, 1011 E. St. Clair St., Indianapolis. Society of St. Vincent de Paul Annual Fundraiser: Struttin’ Our Stuff, celebrity fashion show for men and women featuring styles from the Mission 27 Resale Shop, cocktails, dinner, silent and live auction, $75. Reservations: Jenny Matthews, 317-289-3324 or $75 jmattbogey@gmail.com by April 8.

April 19

The Galt House Hotel, 140 N. 4th St., Louisville, Ky. St. Elizabeth Catholic Charities “Giving Hope, Changing Lives” Annual Gala, silent and live auctions, dinner, testimonials, social hour 5:30 p.m., dinner 7 p.m. followed by program, no charge. Reservations through April 3 at info@stecharities.org. Information: 812-949-7305.

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.

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

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General Announcements 

Holy Angels and the former St. Bridget schools looking for alumni for June reunion

A committee of alumni of Holy Angels and the former St. Bridget schools, both in Indianapolis, is planning an all-class reunion on the weekend of June 1-3 in Indianapolis.

The committee is searching for alumni and those affiliated with the schools in the hopes of having as many attend as possible.

Weekend activities will include a meet-and-greet, golf outing, dinner dance and Mass.

For more information, contact Ronald Peck at peck.ronald@yahoo.com.

 

‘Catholics Returning Home’ to be offered at SS. Francis and Clare of Assisi in April

A series called “Catholics Returning Home” will be offered at SS. Francis and Clare of Assisi Parish, 5901 Olive Branch Road, in Greenwood, on six consecutive Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. beginning on April 10.

These sessions are for non‑practicing Catholics who are seeking answers to questions about returning to the Church. There will be informal sharing and an update on the Catholic faith. It is recommended to attend each of the sessions if possible.

For more information, call 317-859-4673, ext. 119, or e-mail jburianek@ss-fc.org.

 

St. Mary Parish in Greensburg to offer bereavement support group in April

A Seasons of Hope Bereavement Support Group series will be offered by St. Mary Parish, 1331 Hunter Robbins Way, in Greensburg, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on six consecutive Mondays beginning on April 2.

For those in need of consolation after losing a loved one, this Christ‑centered faith sharing group offers prayer, Scripture, faith sharing and fellowship.

Reservations are requested by March 23 by calling the parish office at 812-663-8427 and leaving your name and phone number.

For additional information, contact Deb VanVelse at 317-236-1586 or dvanvelse@archindy.org.

 

Prayer experience planned at St. Matthew the Apostle Parish on March 25

A “Dip into Prayer” spiritual experience is being held at St. Matthew the Apostle Parish, 4100 E. 56th St., in Indianapolis, at 4 p.m. on March 25.

Participants will have the opportunity to choose three breakout sessions to learn about forms of prayer including Lectio Divina, walking a labyrinth, the rosary, the Triduum, journaling, adoration and song.

Separate sessions will be offered for students in grades K-3 and 4-6.

Eucharistic adoration and Benediction will follow the sessions.

The event will conclude with dips and fellowship in the parish café.

There is no charge to attend, and reservations are not required.

Child care will be available.

For more information, call 317-257-4297 or e-mail wittpatricia46@aol.com.

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Retreats and Programs

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, registration required by March 14. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.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 by March 18.  Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.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, registration required by March 21. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.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 26-29

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Holy Week Silent Days and Nights, 9 a.m. Mon. 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, registration required by noon of the prior day. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.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/.

Mount St. Francis Retreat Center, 101 St. Anthony Dr., Mt. St. Francis. The Wisdom of the Second Half of Life for Women, Judy Ribar presenting, 7 p.m. Fri. through 2 p.m. Sun., $150 includes accommodations, lunches and dinners, breakfast on your own in the Loftus House kitchen. Information and registration: 812-923-8817, www.mountsaintfrancis.org.

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, 7 p.m. Fri.-11:45 a.m. Sun., $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Registration deadline: April 18. 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, 7 p.m. Fri.-11:45 a.m. Sun., $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Registration deadline: May 16. 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.

June 2

Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, St. Mary-of-the-Woods. Forgiveness Retreat, Providence Sister Ann Sullivan presenting, learn about love and forgiveness in the Gospels, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., $45 includes lunch. Registration deadline: May 25. Information and registration: 812-535-2952, provctr@spsmw.org or www.spsmw.org/providence-center/events/.

June 13

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.

June 15-21

Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. The Image as a Window to the Spiritual: An Artist’s Six-Day Hands-on Workshop and Retreat, Benedictine Brother Martin Erspamer and Passionist Brother Michael Moran presenting, limited spots available, $695 single, $1045 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

June 22-24

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Tobit Marriage Preparation Weekend, 7 p.m. Fri.-11:45 a.m. Sun., $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Registration deadline: June 20. Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima/calendar/tobit.html.

June 24-30

Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Monastic Retreat: Sacramental Living so that God May Be Glorified, $500. Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

June 25

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.

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