Prayer, Healing, and Retreats

Following are some of the prayer, healing, and retreat opportunities available in the Diocese of Fargo.


Our Lady of Guadalupe Adoration Chapel

The Our Lady of Guadalupe Adoration Chapel has been designed specifically as a diocesan chapel for perpetual adoration. It will be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for those who wish to come and pray before Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament.


Married Enrichment

Check out the programs on the Married Life page for programs to help strengthen marriages or heal broken ones.

Break Free from Pornography

Visit the “Breaking Free” web page for resources to help you break free from pornography.

Courage Apostolate

Courage is an international group dedicated to help those who suffer with same-sex attraction to live in accord with the Catholic teaching on the meaning of human sexuality and chastity. A local group meets in the Fargo-Moorhead area.

Beginning Experience

Beginning Experience is a Christian support program for separated, divorced, and widowed people.

Post-Abortion Care / Project Rachel Ministry

Many resources are available to help those coping with the effects of an abortion.



People are introduced to the Cursillo movement in a three-day weekend experience, during which they not only hear inspiring talks on what it means to be a Christian, but experience the joy of building and being part of a genuine Christian community. To find out more about Cursillo, and where and when the 3-day weekends will be offered, visit the Cursillo North Dakota web page.

Vianney Discernment Weekend

The Vocation Office sponsors a Discernment Weekend at Maryvale Convent in Valley City for men 16-40 years old who are discerning a vocation to the priesthood. The weekend allows men the opportunity to pray, reflect and visit with others discerning the possibility of answering Jesus’ call to be a priest. For more information, call (701) 356-7956 or email vocations(at)fargodiocese(dot)org.

Other Retreat Opportunities