Come to the Well – A free mini-retreat with testimony and prayer, “Come to the Well: Encounter Jesus,” will take place Saturday, Feb. 9, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., at the Our Lady of Mercy Parish Activity Center, 445 Marquette Dr., Baton Rouge. For more information, call 225-773-8936.

Discalced Carmelites – The Secular Order of Discalced Carmelites will meet on Sunday, Feb. 10, 1:30 p.m., at the Our Lady of Mercy Parish Activity Center in the St. Gabriel Room, 444 Marquette Ave., Baton Rouge. For details, call Ethlyn White at 225-343-3181 or 225-803-3391 or email robert

Divorce Recovery – A nine-week program for the separated and divorced, “Recovery from Divorce,” will begin on Thursday, Feb. 14, 6:30 – 8 p.m., in the St. Francis Room of the St. John the Evangelist Parish Activity Center, 15208 Hwy. 73, Prairieville. For more information, call Deacon Randy Clement at 225-673-8307 or email

Magnificat Breakfast – Father Robert Joel Cruz, pastor of St. Andrew Church in Amelia, pilgrim, missionary and healing minister, will speak at the breakfast of Magnificat, a ministry for Catholic women, on Saturday, Feb. 16, 9 a.m. – noon, at Oak Lodge Reception Center, 2834 Sherwood Forest Blvd., Baton Rouge. Tickets are $22 each and will be sold through Wednesday, Feb. 13 and can be purchased by mailing a check written to BR Magnificat, with the name of each attendee, to Kathy Simoneaux, 9650 Victory Lane, Denham Springs, LA 70726.

Busy Lives Presentation – “Balance in Our Busy Lives” is the Day of Prayer theme Sister Janet Franklin CSJ will present Tuesday, Feb. 19 at the Archdiocese of New Orleans Retreat Center, 5500 St. Mary St., Metairie. Cost is $35. To register, call 504-267-9604.

Marriage Help – Married Couples who are struggling in their relationship are invited to attend a Retrouvaille weekend Friday, March 8 – Saturday, March 9. For confidential information or to register for the weekend call 225-993-2443, email or visit

Retreat on Aging – Dana Territo will present a retreat, “The Spiritual Graces of Aging,” on Saturday, March 9, 9 a.m. – noon, at the Mother Alice Hall of St. Joseph’s Academy, 3015 Broussard St., Baton Rouge. Fee is $40. To register and for more information, call 225-383-3349.

Day of Reflection – Dr. Susan Caldwell, medical director of Hope Woman’s Clinic in New Orleans, will speak at a Day of Reflection for Women, “Hope in the Struggle,” Saturday, Feb. 2, beginning with Mass at 8 a.m. – noon, at St. Jules Church, 7165 Highway 1, Belle Rose. To rsvp, email

MAT Course Registration – The Office of Evangelization and Catechesis is holding registration for its Spring 2019 Ministry and Theology Program. Cost is $15 per course. For more information and to register, visit or call 225-336-8760.

Charismatic Conference – The Regional Conference of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, “The Spirit of Truth: Signs, Wonders and Miracles,” will be held Friday, March 29 – Sunday, March 31 at the Copeland Tower Suites and Conference Center, 2601 Severn Ave., Bldg. B, Metairie. To register and for more information, visit, email or call 504-828-1368.