March 23, 2018

Events Calendar

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The Coming Month

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

TwoDeep Brewing Co., 714 N. Capital 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, 9:45 a.m.-2 p.m.,

adults $24, seniors (55 and older), military, teachers, and emergency personnel $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., $25 advance sale. Tickets and information: under “Music Ministry at www.saintbartholomew.org, or bminut@stbparish.net.

April 15

St. Vincent de Paul Parish, 4218 Michigan Road, Shelbyville. Knights of Columbus Chicken Noodle Dinner, chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, green beans, roll, dessert and drink, 3:30-6:30 p.m., $8 adults, $6 ages 6-12, 5 and under free. Information: 317-398-4028.

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.

The Atrium, 3143 E. Thompson Road, Indianapolis. Gabriel Project Fundraising Dinner, Gabriel Project director of communications speaker David Bangs presenting, 6:30-9 p.m., $20. Register by April 15: www.glgabrielproject.org under “Events.” Information: 317-847-3825, verda@goangels.org.

April 20

St. Michael Parish, 11400 Farmers Ln., NE, Greenville. Countryfest Dinner and Dance, catered by B3Q, live music by Junction Creek Band, 5:30-11 p.m., $25 advance tickets only, must be 21. Information and tickets: 812-364-6559, frankk9@gmail.com.

Knights of Columbus Hall, 2100 E. 71st St., Indianapolis. Catholic Business Exchange, CEO of KAR Auction Services Jim Hallett presenting, Mass 7 a.m., buffet breakfast and program following, $15 members, $21 non-members.

Register by noon on April 19. Information and registration: www.catholicbusinessexchange.org.

April 20-22

McGowan Hall, 1305 N. Delaware St., Indianapolis. “The Pirates of Penzance,” performed by the Agape Performing Arts Company, a ministry of Our Lady of the Greenwood, Fri. 7:30 p.m., Sat. 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Sun. 3:30 p.m., $15 VIP, $10 adults, $5 ages 11 and younger. Tickets and information: thelittleboxoffice.com/agape, 317-759-1496.

April 21

St. Nicholas Parish, 6461 E. St. Nicholas Dr., Sunman. Turtle Soup Supper, turtle and chicken noodle soup, fish and pulled beef sandwiches, desserts, beer garden, raffle, family games, 4-8 p.m., carry out available. Information: 812-623-2964, www.stnicholas-sunman.org.

 Ivy Tech Community College, 50 Walnut St., Lawrenceburg. “A Wonderful Walk for Life,” benefiting the Pregnancy Care Center of SE Indiana, 9 a.m., all ages welcome, free. Information or to donate: 812-537-4357, www.supportpccindian.org.

Fatima Retreat Center, 1040 N. Post Road, Indianapolis. Our Lady of Fatima Council #3228 Indoor Rummage Sale, household items, clothing and accessories, jewelry, books, snacks, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Information: hines7710@att.net.

April 23-April 25

Christ the King Church, 1827 Kessler Blvd., Indianapolis. Parish Mission, Deacons Eddie Ensley and Robert Herrmann presenting, 7-8:30 p.m. each evening. Information: 317-255-3666, www.ctk-indy.org/parishmission.

April 24

Good Shepherd Church, 2905 Carson Ave., Indianapolis. A Concert with Carrie Newcomer, benefitting the Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 7 p.m., $20. Information and tickets: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

Knights of Columbus Council 3433, 2100 E. 71st St., Indianapolis. Gabriel Project Fundraising Dinner, Gabriel Project director of communications David Bangs presenting, 6:30-9 p.m., $20. Register by April 20: www.glgabrielproject.org/ under “Events.” Information: 317-847-3825, verda@goangels.org.

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General Announcements 

St. Vincent de Paul to host spring boutique and blood drive in Indianapolis on April 7

The Indianapolis Society of St. Vincent de Paul is hosting a “Ladies, Shop ‘til You Drop” Spring Boutique at the Riviera Club, 5640 N. Illinois St., in Indianapolis, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. on April 7.

The boutique will feature more than 40 artisans and vendors.

Lunch will be available for purchase, and there will be a cash bar.

All proceeds benefit the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.

The event is free; however, non-perishable food donations will be accepted.

The Indiana Blood Center bloodmobile will be onsite from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Donors can sign up online at bit.ly/stVindePaul.

For more information about the event, contact Paula Light at Paula.Light@att.net or 317-403-1385.

 

National competition encourages youths to express faith through art, poetry, prose

“Mary, the New Eve” is the theme for the 2018 “Try Prayer! It Works!” contest, sponsored by Family Rosary.

The competition is open to students in kindergarten through 12th grade enrolled in a Catholic school or religious education program, including home school.

Entries will be judged on content, ability to capture and interpret the theme, artistic and technical proficiency and adherence to rules.

In each category, the first place winner and their sponsor will both receive $100.

All entries must be postmarked by May 1.

Additional details, along with an entry form, can be found at www.FamilyRosary.org/TryPrayer.

For more information, contact Dave Kindy at david@mja-ma.com or 508-747-1832.

 

Conference for anniversary of ‘Humanae Vitae’ set for July 6-7 in Cincinnati

A two-day conference celebrating the 50th anniversary of the encyclical “Humanae Vitae” will take place at the Sharonville Convention Center, 11355 Chester Road, in Cincinnati, on July 6-7.

The conference, called “Families, become what you are!,” is co-sponsored by the Couple to Couple League and the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. It will celebrate family life lived according to the principles of the pro-life encyclical by Blessed Pope Paul VI, who will likey be declared a saint in October.

Activities include speakers, workshops, full programming for children including a family fun day and concert, a Spanish track, daily Mass and adoration.

A pre-conference day reserved specifically for continuing education for Couple to Couple League volunteers is being offered on July 5.

Registration prices range from $60-$200 before April 1, and $100-$250 after.

Information and registration, including a list of speakers, conference schedule and lodging options, can be found at cclconvention.com.

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Retreats and Programs

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.

March 24

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) and 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) and 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. Registration deadline: April 16. 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.

Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend. Information and registration: Mark and Jill Levine at 317-888-1892 or www.wwme.org.

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 14

Oldenburg Franciscan Center, 22143 Main St., Oldenburg.  Praying with Your Smartphone, Chris Wasselman presenting, 6:30-8 p.m., $15. Information and registration: 812-933-6437, www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.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, check dates and times online, $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. Registration deadline: June 23.  Information and registration: Dustin Nelson, 317-545-7681, ext. 101 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

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