YOUNG ADULT GROUPS

Young Adult Groups

THEY DEVOTED THEMSELVES TO THE APOSTLES’ TEACHING AND FELLOWSHIP, TO THE BREAKING OF BREAD AND THE PRAYERS … ALL WHO BELIEVED WERE TOGETHER AND HAD ALL THINGS IN COMMON. (ACTS 2, 42-44)

All Young Adults are invited to join any of these Young Adult groups that actively gather for fellowship, prayer, and service throughout different areas and communities of the Archdiocese:

Group

What to Expect

Contact

Meets on the second Saturday of the month for Bible study and faith sharing after the 5:00 pm Vigil Mass.

Chicago Schuler

Email Chicago

210-433-3241

• First Tuesday’s Speaker Events

• Networking Happy Hour (Every other month)

• Quarterly St. Joseph the Worker Retreats

• University Mentoring Program

Christina Schoonover

Email Christina

• Meets weekly

• Bible studies & meditations weekly

• Young Adult Retreats

Natalia Ramirez

210-478-5011

• Meets monthly on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 6:30-8 PM in the parish library

Kenneth Caruthers

210-492-4600 x 204

• Meets Monthly

• Bible Study and faith formation/reflection

Monica Harness

210-492-4600

• Summer Bible Study Series

• Meets Monthly

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

• Meets Weekly

• YA Retreat

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

210-696-0896 x 108

The Furnace SA (St. Mary Magdalen Young Adult Group)

• Monthly, 1st Wed., Adoration and Praise & Worship

• Monthly, 3rd Wed., Fellowship and discussion on a topic

• Adoration 8th Day of the month

• Young Professionals Group

• Monthly YAM nights

• YA ACTS Retreat

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

210-433-2777 x 148

• Meets weekly for biblical teachings and faith sharing and monthly adoration

• Tongues of Fire Band: Charismatic Group; hosts several praise & worship nights

• Annual young adult retreat

St. Dominic’s Young Adults

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

Y.A.C.H.T. CREW (St. Anthony de Padua)

• Meets weekly

• Annual YA Mixer and Retreat

• Bible Study offered in the Spring

• Meets weekly

• Young Adult retreat

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

Our Lady of Grace Young Adult Group

• In the process of establishing a YA group

• Lends support to Trinity University

• Modified Young Adult ACTS Retreat

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

Amy Rubio

Email Amy

210-651-6913 x 112

• Meets weekly on Sunday evenings

• Collaborates with UTSA

Spanish Language Groups

St. Luke’ Amigos de Jesus

• Meets weekly

• Social, spiritual and service opportunities

Genesis Grupo Catolico (Immaculate Heart of Mary)

• Meets weekly

• Social, spiritual and service opportunities


Want to start a Catholic Young Adults Group?

Find your neighborhood parish and talk to the pastor or pastoral associate for guidance. If you are parish staff member, contact your Pastor so she/he can help you in this process or contact the Department for Pastoral Ministries at 210-734-1952 or by email.

Contact Aarón Castillo, Archdiocesan Director for the Secretariat for Mission: Life, Justice, Peace, Outreach & Young Adults, or call him at 210-734-1655 for assistance.

Questions or Comments?

Amy Rubio

Director for Youth & Young Adult Ministry