Fatima Parish is currently home to approximately 1457 families, totaling 4748 members. The present day Church and a convent were formally dedicated on November 21, 1958.
Our parish offers a wide range of ministry opportunities. Whether you'd like to learn more, pray more, or serve more, we have a ministry for you.
Making an offering of our financial resources is an integral part of what it means to be a Christian. We have a variety ways to make it easy for you to support our church.
News & Events
Lent Schedule and Events
MASS SCHEDULE: There will be no Friday 6:15 a.m. Mass during Lent. The Masses on the Fridays of Lent will immediately follow the 5:30 p.m. WAY OF THE CROSS. All other Mass times remain the same.
SOUP AND SILENCE (served by CAST MEN) begins Friday, March 8th following the 5:30 p.m. Way of the Cross / Mass (around 6:30 p.m.). The remaining dates are the Fridays of: March 22, 29, April 5, 12. Due to St. Joseph Altar there will not be Soup & Silence on March 15th.
LENTEN COME, LORD JESUS ADDED BIBLE STUDY GROUPS: In addition to the regularly scheduled group times (listed in the bulletin each week), session times are being added just for the six weeks of Lent: Wednesdays, 1:30 p.m. til 2:30 p.m. in Knight Hall; Thursdays FOR MEN ONLY, 6 a.m. til 7a.m. in Knight Hall; and Tuesdays, 6 p.m. til 7 p.m. in Knight Hall. A sign-up table will be erected after all Masses the weekend of March 9/10. Feel free to contact DD McElligott (319.8866) or Jill Jordan (501.1147) if you have questions.
FRIDAY FASTING WITH THE PASTOR: 6 a.m. til 6 p.m. Bread and Water Fast, concluding with “Soup and Silence” for the sanctification of the Priesthood and in reparation for the clergy scandal.
Why are Mary, the Holy Spirit and You Critical
for Our Time?
Join Johnnette Benkovic Williams and women from around the country for a weekend of formation, fellowship and fun at our Women of Grace Retreat this summer. Discover God’s plan for you as we explore our theme, “Embracing the Holy Duet: Mary and the Holy Spirit.”
Women of Grace Retreat
Held At Our Lady of Fatima Church Campus
Opening Mass celebrated by the Most Reverend J. Douglas Deshotel, D.D. Bishop of Lafayette
—Adoration—Dynamic & Inspiring Talks
Speakers include: Johnnette Benkovic Williams, Father Christ Decker, Jack Williams, Thomas K. Sullivan and Kathleen Beckman
Also available: “Get Spirit Savvy!!”
Young Women of Grace Retreat Day
Girls 6th—8th grade ages.
June 22, 2019
Led by Young Women of Grace Development Team
The Young Women of Grace Retreat inspires girls to understand what it means to be a daughter of God and to discern their purpose and mission in the world. This is accomplished through a fun, interactive, hands-on learning environment and inspirit Catholic speakers. Girls will leave the retreat ignited by the Holy Spirit and ready to “step out into the deep” wherever God calls them to follow.
We Invite ALL WOMEN, Daughters, and Granddaughters in our Diocese and State To Join Us for a Most Blessed Event
Register TODAY (Enrollments are Limited!)
Visit the Women of Grace National website to register
A CELEBRATION OF 70 YEARS - MONTH BY MONTH
This year we celebrate 70 years as a parish with events each month. Select this link MONTHLY SCHEDULE to view the many events planned for our year.