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.
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News & Events
ORDINATION OF Rev. Mr. Salinger M. Istre
Deacon Istre will be ordained to the Sacred Priesthood on Saturday, June 15th in ceremonies at St. John Cathedral. His First Solemn Mass of Thanksgiving will be celebrated the following day, Sunday, June 16th, at the 11 a.m. Mass here at Fatima.
Fatima Parish will present to Deacon Istre a chasuble to match the deacon dalmatic which was given to him (on behalf of Fatima Parish) at his ordination to the diaconate. Both the chasuble and the dalmatic were made in Fatima, Portugal.
A reception will be held for the newly ordained Fr. Salinger Istre immediately following his First Solemn Mass in Knight Hall.
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
June 22, 2019
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.