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40 days for Life

Next date: Mar 24, 2017 - click here for time schedule - English

Come Join us in this fight for the dignity of all Human Life. We stand in peaceful, prayerful vigil in front of the country's largest abortion mill, Planned Parenthood.

We pray and fast everyday from 6:00 AM til 6:00 PM. for 40 days. We stand as a physical witness to the fact that all life from conception to natural death is to be cherished and treasured. We offer help, hope and love to all entering Planned Parenthood's business. We need you to grab a friend, sign up and come pray.


Public right-of-way outside Planned Parenthood
2430 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN N/A (Map)

Memphis Fish Fry list 2017

Next date: Mar 24, 2017 - click here for time schedule - English

Friends, Lent is upon us and that means much fasting, prayer, almsgiving and FRIDAY FISH FRIES!!!! With an unprecedented move, we have compiled a list of fish fries for you to enjoy this Lent.

  • Why not make a new tradition with your friends Catholic and non-Catholic to make a fish fry tour this Lent?
  • How about making sure to hit your local fish fry as a way to make new friends and give back to the parish?

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Without further ado, THE LIST:

St. Ann Catholic Church, 6529 Stage Road, Bartlett, TN 38134

Date: March 3, 2017
The Knights of Columbus sponsor a Fish Fry from 6-7 PM in the school cafeteria.


St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 8151 Chimney Rock Blvd, Cordova, TN 38016

Date: March 3, 2017
LENTEN FISH DINNERS are sponsored by the Knights of Columbus on Fridays during Lent. Everyone is invited to the Parish Fish Fry Dinners from 5 -6:45 PM in the PLC, followed by Stations of the Cross in the Church.

Adults $10; Children 12 and under $6; Maximum $30 per family

Weekly Menu

  • Baked or Fried Tilapia
  • French Fries
  • Hush Puppies
  • Pizza
  • Corn on the Cob
  • Mac N Cheese
  • Green Beans
  • Baked Potatoes
  • Cole Slaw
  • Salad

They also have weekly specials for a little extra…maybe $4 extra for shrimp po boy or whatever the special for the week is.


Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 4851 Park Ave, Memphis, TN 38117

Date: March 10, 2017
Fish Fry Every Friday during Lent. 5:30-7:30 PM, in the Cafeteria. Adults $8; Children $5; Family $30

Weekly Menu

  • Hand Breaded Fried Fish
  • Lemon Pepper or Cajun Baked Fish
  • Homemade Hushpuppies
  • Hand–cut Homemade French Fries
  • Shrimp and pasta
  • Slaw
  • Green Beans
  • Fresh Baked Cookies.

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 1695 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104

Date: March 10, 2017
Immediately following the Stations, usually 5 – 6:30 PM on Friday, the Knights of Columbus Sponsor Dinner in Marian Hall. $8.00 for adults; Children $5; max $30 per family.

Weekly Menu

  • Fried and Baked Catfish
  • Cheese Pizza
  • French Fries
  • Slaw
  • Salad
  • Green Beans
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Desserts available from IC Youth Group
  • Beer $3, Wine $4

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 1303 E. Reelfoot Ave, Union City, TN 38261

Date: March 10, 24 & April 7 2017
The first of three Knights of Columbus Fish fries will be Friday, March 10, 5-7 PM.The second fish fry will be Friday, March 24, and the last one will be Friday, April 7. Adults $9, children under 6 Free. Children ages 6-12, $5. Family of 5 or more $40.00.


Catholic Church of the Incarnation, 360 Bray Station Rd, Collierville, TN 38017

Date: March 3rd – April 7th
The Knights of Columbus host a Fish Fry on Fridays March 3rd – April 7th from 5 – 7 PM $10.00 per Person / $45 Family.

Weekly Menu

  • Beer Battered Fish
  • Southern Fried Fish
  • Baked Fis
  • Vegetables
  • Pizza
  • Mac & Cheese
  • French Fries
  • Baked Potatoes
  • Hush Puppies
  • Salad,
  • Coleslaw
  • Soup
  • Drinks
  • Dessert

St. Louis Catholic Church, 203 S White Station Rd, Memphis, TN 38117

Date: March 24 and 31, 2017
The St. Louis Men’s Club will hold Lenten fish fries on Friday, March 24th and Friday, March 31st at 5:30 PM in the Dining Hall. Adult catfish plate is $10; child’s catfish plate is $5; cheese pizza is $5.


  • Fried catfish
  • Hushpuppies
  • French Fries
  • Cole slaw
  • Desserts and cold beverages will be served.
  • Cheese pizza will be available for children.

Catholic Church of the Nativity, 5955 St. Elmo Bartlett, TN 38135

Date: March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 2017
Different ministries sponsor “Soup and Salad” meals for fellowship after the Stations of the Cross each Friday of Lent. Stations begin at 6:30 with the meal to follow at 7 PM. Occasionally, one of the groups may sponsor a fish fry, instead of soup and salad, but it is not every week. Pam Walton, Nativity.


St. Patrick Catholic Church, 277 S 4th St, Memphis, TN 38126

Date: March 3, 2017
Fish dinners are served Fridays In Lent 3 – 6:30 PM in the Outreach Center. Adults $7.00; Kids $5.00

Weekly Menu

  • Fried or Baked Fish
  • Green Beans
  • French Fries
  • Cole Slaw
  • Hush Puppies
  • Iced Tea

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 8151 Poplar Ave, Germantown, TN 38138

Date: March 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31, 2017
The OLPH Men’s Club sponsors a weekly Lenten Fish Fry March 3, March 10, March 17, March 24, March 31 they begin serving at 5:00 – 8:00 PM. $11.00/$5.00 for pizza.

Weekly Menu

  • All-You-Can-Eat (Fish) Meal with all the trimmings!
  • Fish prepared by Corky’s-Collierville on-site & served up hot!
  • All-You-Can-Eat Pizza Meal With Fries is also available.
  • Wine, Beer, and Soft Drinks are available.

Denim and Diamonds Fashion Show

Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 at 6:30 PM - English

St. Benedict presents Denim & Diamonds Fashion Show.

Lots of goodies and fashions from Farmers Boutique, Kendra Scott and Lula Roe. $35 in advance, $40 at the door.


St. Benedict at Auburndale HS
Dining Hall
8250 Varnavas Drive, Cordova, TN 38016 (Map)

Contact Information

Kathleen Muck

(901) 260-2892

Passport to Greece

Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 at 6:30 PM - English

Dinner, Auction, Music and Wine Tasting.


Barbara Sullivan – Volunteer of the Year.

Rita Linder - The Drott Friend of Life.

David and Erin Archer – Heart and Soul Award.

  • $75 per person.

Proceeds benefit Birthright of Memphis, Inc.


Christian Brothers High School
Heffernan Hall
5900 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis, TN 38120 (Map)

Contact Information

(901) 327-8109

Social Ministry Conference - A Networking Opportunity

Saturday, Mar 25, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM - English

Expect to learn more about current poverty numbers in our area and also a best practice “24 Hours for the Lord” presented by Mary Margaret Koch of St. Louis Church.

This event is for anyone involved in the care and concerns’ ministries in our diocese: parishes, school contacts, St. Vincent DePaul, Knights of Columbus, etc.).

RSVP needed for seating and breakfast

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St. Francis of Assisi
8151 Chimneyrock Boulevard, Cordova, TN 38016 (Map)

Contact Information

Therese Gustaitis

Adoremus: An evening of music, reflection, prayer & confession-20s/30s

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 7:00 PM - English

“Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am meek and humble of heart; and you will find rest...”

Join young adults from all over to pray and worship together in the Eucharistic Presence of Jesus! Confession will be available.

Music led by Mary Katherine Wright. Reflection by Fr. Dexter Noblefranca. Keep up with the event on Facebook. Search for ADOREMUS MEMPHIS in Events.


St. Louis
203 South White Station Road, Memphis, TN 38117 (Map)

Contact Information

Office of Campus and Young Adult Ministry for the Diocese of Memphis


Into the Woods

Mar 30, 2017 to Apr 2, 2017 - various times - English

Be careful what you wish for” seems to be the ongoing theme in the legendary Stephen Sondheim & James Lapine Brothers Grimm inspired musical, Into the Woods, one of the most acclaimed and beloved musicals.

St. Benedict High School presents this favored musical.

Reserved seat tickets $10.00 in advance, $15.00 at the door (while available).


St. Benedict at Auburndale HS
SBA Performing Arts Theatre
8250 Varnavas Drive, Cordova, TN 38016 (Map)

Contact Information

(901) 260-2840

Catholic Charismatic Conference - Golden Jubilee Celebration

Mar 31, 2017 to Apr 2, 2017 - various times - English

“CURRENT OF GRACE” is the theme for the 50th Anniversary “Golden Jubilee” Conference of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal.

Internationally known speakers include: Sr. Briege McKenna, OSC, Fr. Kevin Scallon, CM, Patti Mansfield, Deacon Larry and Andi Oney. Pope Francis has called upon the Charismatic Renewal to “share the grace of the Baptism in the Spirit with the whole Church.”

This conference is designed to do just that. Special session for Youth and Families Saturday afternoon. Inspiring music, Prayer for Healing, Late Night Worship for Youth and Young at Heart, charismatic ministry.

Pre-register at below website. Single Sessions register at the door.


Best Western Plus Landmark Hotel
2601 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002 (Map)

Contact Information

(504) 828-1368

Current of Grace

Mar 31, 2017 to Apr 2, 2017 - various times - English

Charismatic Renewal – Inviting all to share in the blessings!

Speakers will be Fr. Kevin Scallon and Sr. Briege McKenna.


Best Western Plus Landmark Hotel
2601 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002 (Map)

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Eat Right to Fight Hunger

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 from 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM - English

Memphis Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Fifth Annual “Eat Right to Fight Hunger”.

Proceeds benefit the Society of St. Vincent De Paul. Silent Auction and Wine Pull tickets are $60 per person; or $130 per couple with Wine Pull ticket included.


Robinson Gallery
400 S. Front Street, Memphis, TN 38103 (Map)

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Men's Morning of Spirituality (WMOS 2017)

Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM - English

With Bishop Martin Holley.

Freedom Are you truly free?

“...and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” - John 8:32

Keynote Speaker Father Mike Schmitz is Diocesan Director of Youth and Young Adults, Newman Center Chaplain and National Catholic Speaker.

  • Doors open at 7:00am with breakfast.
  • Free Admission! Bring a friend!

Presented by: Knights of Columbus.

Produced by: Fishers of Men.

Click here to download the flyer >>


Church of Incarnation
360 Bray Station Rd, Collierville, TN 38017 (Map)

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SBA Spring Fling – A campus-wide Showcase

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 at 4:00 PM - English

Includes academics, arts, athletics and everything SBA has to offer. Entry to a variety of sports action and discounted entry to the spring musical Into the Woods, along with tours and meet-and-greet. Open to all perspective students and their families.


St. Benedict at Auburndale HS
8250 Varnavas Drive, Cordova, TN 38016 (Map)

Contact Information

For admissions

(901) 260-2873

Seder Dinner

Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 at 6:45 PM - English

A Seder Dinner will be held on April 8.

Dinner begins at 6:45 p.m. and will be conducted by Dave Nelson as teacher with special guest appearance by Tevye, played by Fr. David Orsak.

Limited tickets are available at the Welcome Desk, Parish Office or on the St. Ann Website:


  • Adults: $20.
  • Couples: $35.
  • Child under 10: $10.

Click here to download the Seder Dinner >>


St. Ann (Bartlett)
6529 Stage Road, Bartlett, TN 38134 (Map)

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St. Louis Trivia Night

Saturday, Apr 8, 2017 - various times - English

St. Louis Trivia Night with Brother Ignatius.

Doors open at 5:30 pm. Questions start at 6:30 pm. Hawaiian Luau theme. Prizes for best table and costumes and more!

  • Costs are Teams of 8 are $15 per person.
  • Individuals are $20 per person to join a team.
  • Bring your own food and drink.
  • Popcorn, soft drinks and dessert will be provided.

All team members must be 18 years or older. Registration deadline is April 4th. On-site registration will not be available.

Sponsored by Parish Social Ministry to benefit PSM outreach programs and Feed My Flock.

Click here to download the Registration Form >>


St. Louis
203 South White Station Road, Memphis, TN 38117 (Map)

Contact Information

(901) 686-1934

(901) 761-0415

2017 Collierville Spring Festival at Incarnation Church

Apr 21, 2017 & Apr 22, 2017 - click here for time schedule - English

  • Spaghetti Dinner and Auction
  • Golf Tournament
  • 5k Run 1 Mile Family Fun Walk
  • Cornhole Tournament
  • Doubles Tennis Challenge Doubles

Click here to download the flyer


Church of Incarnation
360 Bray Station Rd, Collierville, TN 38017 (Map)

Friar Fest is Back!

Apr 21, 2017 to Apr 23, 2017 - click here for time schedule - English

Friar Fest is a weekend celebration of faith where high school youth are led by the Franciscan Friars of Renewal through prayer and instruction before the Blessed Sacrament, to have a personal encounter with Christ and grow in a deeper relationship of heart and mind with the Eucharistic Heart of Jesus Christ. Open to High School students.

The event is offered with the assistance of the Memphis Catholic Campus & Young Adult Ministry which can be contacted.

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Holy Rosary
4851 Park Avenue, Memphis, TN 38117 (Map)

Contact Information

(901) 323-3051

Holy Cow Steak Cook-off

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 - various times - English

Holy Cow Steak Cook-off by Holy Spirit Knights of Columbus, Council 15196.

So you think you can cook a STEAK?
Enter and prove it!

  • Cook off from 2-4 p.m.
  • Judging from 5-6 p.m.
  • Silent auction open from 4-7:30 p.m.
  • Live music from 5:30-8 p.m.
  • Dinner served at 6 p.m., immediately after 5 p.m. Mass.

Entry rules and forms available at website.

Click here to download the flyer


Holy Spirit
2300 Hickory Crest Drive, Memphis, TN 38119 (Map)

Fr. James Pugh - 50th Anniversary

Sunday, Apr 30, 2017 at 4:30 PM - English

Fr. James Pugh will celebrate his 50th anniversary of his ordination. Please come and join the choir to sing praises for the blessings of his priesthood.


Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
1695 Central Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104 (Map)

Contact Information

Contact Jackie White at (call or text) for more information

(901) 268-8144

Fatima Centennial U.S. Tour For Peace

May 2, 2017 to May 5, 2017 - various times - English

A four day pilgrimage in the Diocese of Memphis with the International Pilgrim Virgin Statue.

The event will include a procession with and Veneration of Our Lady, Mass and Eucharistic Adoration with the goal of deepening devotion to the Immaculate Heart of Mary so that she may Triumph in the hearts of her children in the Diocese of Memphis. All cultures and people, including those with special needs, are invited to pray, sing, dance together. Catechesis on the Fatima Message by the World Apostolate of Fatima Custodian of the Statue, Patrick Sabat. Hourly Prayers and Catechesis (by priests, deacons, religious, and laity on Lectio Divina, Liturgy of the Hours, The Rosary, Divine Mercy Chaplet, Acts of Reparation, First Saturday Devotion, Role of Art and Music in the Church, Sacramentals including the Brown Scapular and more…



Trivia Night

Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 7:00 PM - English

Doors open at 6:00 PM. Emcee will be Brother Ignatius. All proceeds from the event will go to the Sister Connie Passing on the Faith Scholarship fund. Cost is $10 per person; $80 to reserve a table of 8. Make checks payable to St. Ann. Door Prizes all night long! $5 Mulligans (5 for $20).


St. Ann (Bartlett)
Trinity Hall
6529 Stage Road, Bartlett, TN 38134 (Map)

Contact Information

For more information or to register, please contact Annmarie Ghio at

Pentecost 2017

May 23, 2017 to Jun 5, 2017 - various times - English

Charismatic Renewal – Inviting all to share in the blessings!

Join the Charismatic Renewal on a special 14-day Holy Land and Rome Pilgrimage with Bishop Sam Jacobs and Fr. Dave Pivonka, TOR, from the Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Mass will be celebrated for pilgrims in the Franciscan Chapel of the Cenacle in Jerusalem. Pilgrims are invited to Pentecost Mass on June 4 with Pope Francis in St. Peter’s Square!


Franciscan Chapel of the Cenacle
Jerusalem, Israel, (Map)

Contact Information

(800) 225-7662

Beginning Experience of West Tennessee

Jun 2, 2017 to Jun 4, 2017 - click here for time schedule - English

  • Widowed, separated or divorced?
  • Don’t know where to turn?
  • Struggling with grief or loss?

You are invited to join others who, like yourself, are hurt and wounded in spirit by the loss of their spouse. Weekend begins Friday at 5:00 PM and concludes Sunday at 4:00 PM.

Click here to download the registration form


Our Lady Queen of Peace Retreat Center
3630 Dancyville Road, Stanton, TN 38069 (Map)

Contact Information

Alma Abuelouf

(901) 373-1224

2017 Jubilee Conference

Jul 20, 2017 to Jul 23, 2017 - various times - English

Charismatic Renewal – Inviting all to share in the blessings!

2017 Jubilee Conference celebrating (50 years of Catholic Charismatic Renewal with the theme “Rivers of Living Water.”

Conference will be held at the Pittsburgh Convention Center.


Pittsburgh Convention Center
1000 Fort Duquesne Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA N/A (Map)

Ministry for the Sick Training

Next date: Aug 5, 2017 - click here for time schedule - English

This ministry embraces love for others, as its fundamental concept along with our Lord's concern for the sick & lonely.

As a trained minister you bring compassion, communion and become sacramental presence of Christ for those sick and homebound.

The training is designed to provide you with the basic tools that will be helpful in your ministry.


Catholic Center
5825 Shelby Oaks Drive, Memphis, TN 3813 (Map)

Pilgrimage to Fatima, Spain & Lourdes

Oct 22, 2017 to Jul 22, 2018 - various times - English

Join Fr. Ben Bradshaw on a Pilgrimage to Fatima, Spain & Lourdes.

Spiritual Director: Fr. Ben Bradshaw.

  • $3,999 per person from Memphis, MEM.

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Various Locations
N/A, N/A, FL N/A (Map)

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