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    • 2017 Indianapolis EventsListings

       

      August 9

      Bent Rail Brewery, 5301 Winthrop Ave., Indianapolis. Theology on Tap Catholic Speaker Series: “Service to Others, Serving Those in Need,” Heidi Smith and Andrew Costello presenting, 7 p.m., free admission, food and drink available for purchase, registration not required. Information: www.indycatholic.org/indytot/, mkinast@archindy.org.

      August 10

      Benedict Inn Retreat & Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Peace and Nature Garden Walk, Benedictine Sister Angela Jarboe facilitating, 7-8:30 p.m., free will donation. Information: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org.

      August 12

      Immaculate Conception Parish, 2081 E. Cty. Road 820 S., Greensburg. Community Consignment Auction, begins at 9:30 a.m. and will last 5-6 hours (items accepted Aug. 11 from 7 a.m.-8 p.m.), pulled pork sandwiches available at lunch, raffles. Information: 812-591-2362.

      August 12-13

      All Saints Parish, Dearborn County, St. Paul Campus, 9798 N. Dearborn Road, Guilford. Parish Festival, Sat. 5-9 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m., chicken dinner, turtle soup, lunch stand, music, kiddie land, big money and grand raffle, country store and beer garden. Information: 812-576-4302.

      August 13

      St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 7575 Holliday Dr., E., Indianapolis. 100th Anniversary Fatima Holy Hour, after 11:30 a.m. Mass, prayer and rosary. Information: 317-259-4373. 

      St. Mary Parish, 2500 St. Mary’s Dr. NE., Lanesville. Annual Picnic, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., chicken and ham dinner served country style in air conditioned dining room, $6,000 in cash prizes, quilt raffle, linen/craft booths, Granny’s Attic, games, silent auction. Mass schedule: 8 and 10:30 a.m. Information: 812-952-2853.

      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.

      St. John Paul II Parish, St. Joseph Chapel, 2605 St. Joe Rd. W., Sellersburg. 100th Anniversary of Fatima, commemoration events vary per month, 6 p.m. Information: Phyllis Burkholder, 812-246-2252.

      Immaculate Heart of Mary Parish, 5692 Central Ave., Indianapolis. Recitation of the Rosary (outdoor Fatima shrine, corner of E. 57th St. and Washington Blvd.), in celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Fatima Apparitions, 6 p.m.; recurring each 13th of the month through October. Information: mbdoughert@aol.com.

      August 14

      St. Luke the Evangelist, 7575 Holliday Dr., Indianapolis. Catholic Radio Indy Mass and Lunch, celebrating the feast day of St. Maximillian Kolbe, 11:30 a.m. Reservations: 317-870-8400 or jim@catholicradioindy.org.  

      August 15

      St. Lawrence Parish, 6944 E. 46th St., Indianapolis. Catholic Charismatic Renewal of Indianapolis, Life in the Spirit Seminar, session four of eight, 7-8:30 p.m. Information: 317-546-7328, mkeyes@indy.rr.com.

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      General Announcements 

      Office of Pro-Life and Family Life seeks nominations for Respect Life awards

      Each year, the Office of Pro-Life and Family Life honors an adult or married couple and a high school student at the annual Respect Life Sunday Mass, which is held the first Sunday in October. The Mass will be celebrated on Oct. 1 this year.

      Please consider nominating an adult or married couple whom you believe should be recognized for their leadership in promoting the dignity and sanctity of human life in the parish community and the archdiocese for the Archbishop Edward T. O’Meara Respect Life Award.

      Please also consider nominating a high school student whom you believe demonstrates leadership in promoting the dignity and sanctity of human life in the parish, community, school community and in the archdiocese for the Our Lady of Guadalupe Pro-Life Youth Award.

      A downloadable nomination form is available by logging on to www.archindy.org/rls. Completed nomination forms can be returned to The Office of Pro-Life and Family Life, 1400 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46202, or e-mailed to sseibert@archindy.org by Aug. 31.

      More information about the awards and a list of past recipients is also available at www.archindy.org/rls.

       

      NFP Awareness Week honored by Mass and reception on July 26

      In honor of National Family Planning week, the Couple to Couple League of Indianapolis will sponsor a Mass and reception at St. Alphonsus Liguori Parish, 1870 W. Oak St., in Zionsville, Ind., in the Lafayette Diocese, at 6 p.m. on July 26.

      During the dinner, a transitional deacon will speak on “Family and Theology of the Body.”

      RSVP by calling 317-492-9527 or e-mailing julieandmatt@nfpindy.org.

       

      Retreats and Programs

       

      July 14-21

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Silent Directed Retreats, choose from a 3- to 8-day retreat, registration fee varies and includes accommodations, all meals, use of common areas and Mass, and daily meeting with a spiritual director. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      July 17-21

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad.  Bringing to Life the Word of God in Song, Benedictine Father Columba Kelly presenting, $465 single, $735 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      July 21-23

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Tobit Marriage Preparation Weekend, $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Information, registration: www.archindy.org/fatima/calendar/tobit.html, Marcia.johnson@archindy.org or 317-545-7681, ext. 107.

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. A Step 11 Retreat for Recovering Alcoholics and Alanons, Dave Maloney presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      July 24

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis.  Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., $32 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $37 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence and includes light dinner. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      July 24-28

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Bringing to Life the Word of God in Song, Benedictine Father Columba Kelly presenting, $465 single, $735 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      July 25-27

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Forgiven and Forgiving, Benedictine Father Zachary Wilberding presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      August 8

      Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Spend a Day with God: Personal Retreat Day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room and lunch; spiritual direction $30 (optional). Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org

      August 11-13

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Retrouvaille Weekend, $150. Information and registration: 317-489-6811or www.retroindy.com.

      August 18-20

      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.

      Mount St. Francis Center for Spirituality, 101 St. Anthony Dr., New Albany. Worldwide Marriage Encounter Weekend, Fri., 7 p.m.-Sun., 4 p.m., $75 application fee.  Apply online www.wwme.org. Information: 317-435-5986, jbradleylevine@msn.com.

      August 21

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Day of Prayer, Father Jim Farrell presenting, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., $42 includes continental breakfast and lunch. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      August 22-24

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Pray Your Way to Happiness, Benedictine Father Maurus Zoeller presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      August 23

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Parenting: A Little Encouragement Along the Way, Father Jeff Godecker and Mary Schaffner presenting, 9 a.m.-noon session, $42 includes continental breakfast and lunch, 6-9 p.m. evening  session, $35 includes continental breakfast and lunch. Add an afternoon of silence from 1-5 p.m. to either session at no charge. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      August 24

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., $32 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $37 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence and includes light dinner. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      August 25-27

      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, Part I, Benedictine Father Martin Erspamer presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      September 8-10

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Twelve Step Weekend Retreat for Men. Information and registration:  317-439-9835 or allenjhammer@yahoo.com.

      September 13

      Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Spend a Day with God: Personal Retreat Day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room and lunch; spiritual direction $30 (optional). Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org

      September 15-17

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Tobit Marriage Preparation Weekend, $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Information, registration: www.archindy.org/fatima/calendar/tobit.html, Marcia.johnson@archindy.org or 317-545-7681, ext. 107.

      Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Praying with the Gospel of Luke, Benedictine Father Eugene Hensell presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      September 22-23

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Pre-Cana Preparation Conference, $255 with overnight accommodations (two rooms), $185 for commuters, includes meals, snacks and materials. Information, registration: www.archindy.org/plfl/marriage-precana.html.

      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.

      September 25

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., $32 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $37 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence and includes light dinner. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      September 29-October 1

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. The Bellinis: Artists of the Renaissance in Venice, Benedictine Father Noël Mueller presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      October 4

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., $32 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $37 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence and includes light dinner. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.

      October 3-5

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Hail Mary Full of Grace: Pray with Mary, Benedictine Father Luke Waugh presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      October 11

      Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Spend a Day with God: Personal Retreat Day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room and lunch; spiritual direction $30 (optional). Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org

      October 13-14

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Pre-Cana Preparation Conference, $255 with overnight accommodations (two rooms), $185 for commuters, includes meals, snacks and materials. Information, registration: www.archindy.org/plfl/marriage-precana.html.

      October 13-15

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Reading the Scriptures, Benedictine Father Harry Hagan presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      October 20-22

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Tobit Marriage Preparation Weekend, $298 includes separate room accommodations for couple, meals, snacks and materials. Information, registration: www.archindy.org/fatima/calendar/tobit.html, Marcia.johnson@archindy.org or 317-545-7681, ext. 107.

      November 3-5

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. Gratitude, Benedictine Father Zachary Wilberding presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      November 7-9

      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 presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      November 10-12

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad. The Church in the Modern World, Benedictine Father Adrian Burke presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      November 14

      Benedict Inn Retreat and Conference Center, 1402 Southern Ave., Beech Grove. Spend a Day with God: Personal Retreat Day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $35 includes room and lunch; spiritual direction $30 (optional). Information and registration: 317-788-7581, www.benedictinn.org

      November 17-19

      Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House and Retreat Center, 200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad.  Praying with the Gospel of John, Benedictine Father Eugene Hensell presenting, $255 single, $425 double. Information: 812-357-6585 or mzoeller@saintmeinrad.edu.

      November 21

      Our Lady of Fatima Retreat House, 5353 E. 56th St., Indianapolis. Silent Self-Guided Day of Reflection, $32 includes room for the day, continental breakfast, lunch and use of common areas, additional $37 extends stay to include the night before or night after day of silence and includes light dinner. Information and registration: 317-545-7681, ext. 107 or www.archindy.org/fatima.