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PRAY THE ROSARY!!

Have you been troubled by the apparent loss of a just and moral society, or perhaps, some suffering in your family and wanted to help but did not know how? If you are praying the rosary, then you are already helping!

Sr. Lucy of Fatima said the following in 2002 before her death; “The Most Holy Virgin in these last times in which we live has given a new efficacy to the recitation of the Rosary, to such an extent that there is NO problem, no matter how difficult it is, in the personal life of each one of us, of our families, or even the life of peoples and nations that cannot be solved by the Rosary. There is NO problem, I tell you no matter how difficult it is, that we cannot resolve by the prayer of the Holy Rosary” - Sr. Lucy of Fatima.

If you are not already praying the daily rosary, please join all those who are! If you would like to receive a rosary and instructions on praying it, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call us at 317-888-0873

FATIMA EVENT CENTER – 1040 N POST RD

May 15 - We will be celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Our Lady Fatima Apparitions.
6:00 PM Rosary
6:30 Dinner – Adults/$5.00. Kids 12 & under are free. Soda, wine, beer & cocktails for sale.
7:15 Short presentation by Rev Richard Ginther Pastor at Our Lady of Lourdes Dessert will be served after Fr. Ginther’s presentation

St. Agnes Academy All-Class Reunion/Brunch 2017 *

This year’s St. Agnes Alumnae Brunch will be held Sunday, June 4, 2017, at the Riviera Club. This annual gathering of women of all classes of St. Agnes Academy is a tradition begun more than thirty years ago. The Riviera Club, featuring a renowned catering facility, is located at 5640 North Illinois on the near north side of Indianapolis. The brunch will begin around 12:00 noon. Attendees may wish to celebrate the 10:30 Mass at SS Peter and Paul Cathedral Church at 14th and Meridian immediately prior to the brunch.

Every year, the brunch honors graduating classes of distinction. For this year’s Brunch the honored classes are 1947, 1957 and 1967. The cost this year is $20.00 per person. Reservations are required and would be appreciated at least five days prior to the event. Please send your check, including maiden name and graduation year, to Pat. Douglass, 7550 N. Pennsylvania Street, Indianapolis, IN 46240.

Any attendees of St. Agnes (even if you are not a St. Agnes graduate) are welcome. Bring your year books, class pictures and other memorabilia to share.

For additional information, please call Pat. at 317/340-7550 or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

(St. Agnes Academy was a prominent all-women college preparatory high school located in downtown Indianapolis until it merged with Ladywood, then with Cathedral High School in the 1970s.)

*This annual event takes place on the first Sunday in June. Please make a note of it.

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LISTEN TO FATHER TOM'S HOMILY ON MAY 21, 2017

Lost and Found Items in the Church

There is a gray plastic bin marked “Lost and Found” near the bookcase in the Narthex of Church. It is filled with hats, scarves, umbrellas, etc. that have been left behind in church. Please check and take anything that belongs to you. Anything left after May 31 will be given to St. Vincent de Paul for those less fortunate.

CALLING ALL GRADUATES!

Saint Lawrence Class Of 1967
North Deanery Schools 50th Reunion Planning
There is a 50 year reunion being planned for the north deanery schools on August 19, 2017 at Touhy Hall at Christ the King. The committee is looking for an alumnus from the Saint Lawrence class of 1967 to be a representative. If you are a member of the class and are interested please contact Deborah Chandler Michel at dmitch5516@sbcglobal.net

LOW-GLUTEN HOSTS ARE AVAILABLE

(0.01% gluten content) Please alert the presiding priest before Mass and stand in this priest’s Communion line to receive the host.

FAITH DIRECT ONLINE

Giving Fast. Pray. Give up your Envelopes! We invite you to help your parish save money by giving up your offertory envelopes this Lent! Enrolling with Faith Direct will provide St. Lawrence Catholic Church with consistent support and simplify your giving without the wasteful envelopes. Join us in giving up envelopes this Lenten season! www.faithdirect.net church code: IN124

PARISH LIBRARY

Stop in after the weekend masses or visit online by clicking here.

PRAY THE ROSARY EVERY WEEK at St. Lawrence

4:30pm every Saturday evening in the Church before 5:00pm mass

8:30am every Sunday in the Chapel before 9:00am mass
1:00pm every Sunday in the Chapel after the noon mass
7:00pm every Monday night in the Chapel
Following daily mass Tuesday-Friday in the Chapel

SCHEDULE YOUR 2017 MASSES

Our mass book for 2017 is open. Make sure to schedule your masses early, especially if you would like a particular date or a weekend mass. First available weekend times are in April 2017. First available daily mass times are in January 2017. Mass stipend is $10. Ways you can schedule a mass:

  1. Stop by the parish office.
  2. Contact Kim Czachura 317-546-4065 ext 234 or kczachura@saintlawrence.net
  3. Fill out a Mass Offering envelope (found in the bookcase in the narthex) and place it in the collection basket at mass

WELCOME FR. NICOLAS TO ST. LAWRENCE

We welcome Fr. Nicolas Ajpacajá Tzoc who was ordained by Archbishop Joseph Tobin on June 25, 2016. Fr. Nicolas has been appointed associate pastor of St. Simon the Apostle Parish beginning July 6, 2016 and will also assist with Hispanic Ministry here at St. Lawrence.

CONFESSIONS

Sunday: 8:00-8:45am before 9:00am mass
Sunday: 5:30-5:45pm before 6:00pm mass (español)
Saturday: 4:00-4:45pm before 5:00pm mass
First Friday: 8:30-8:45am after 8:00am mass

EUCHARISTIC ADORATION

In the Blessed Sacrament Chapel
Sunday: 1:00-4:00pm after 12pm noon mass
Thursday: 8:30am-4:00pm after 8am communion service
Friday: 8:30am-3:00pm after 8am mass

COMMUNION SERVICES

In the Blessed Sacrament Chapel, except for Holy Days & holidays.

6:45am – Monday thru Wednesday & First Fridays
8:00am – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday
5:30pm – Monday, Wednesday, Friday

VESPERS

5:15pm Monday thru Fri - Church Choir Area

AROUND TOWN

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