Café Catholica

Café Catholica 2023: Rise Up!

The Café Catholica summer series is open to all young adults (ages 18-39) and features dynamic speakers, prayer, and socializing. Café Catholica 2023 will be held in person at St. Anne Church (2140 Westheimer Rd., Houston) on three Mondays in July starting on July 10th. Each night will include Confession at 5:15 pm, Mass at 6:15 pm, Dinner at 7:15 pm, and Talk at 8:15 pm. This year’s theme is: Rise Up! Come for all or part of the evening! No registration is needed to attend. Donations are accepted.

     July 10, 2023: Q&A with Cardinal DiNardo
     Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston

     July 17, 2023: SPIRIT NIGHT: Rise & Run: Living Chastity in Friendship & Dating
     Brian Butler, Co-Author of Theology of the Body for Teens

     July 24, 2023: Decisions, Direction and Discernment: How Mary, Joseph, and the Saints can Help
     Paul George, Author and National Speaker

The Café Catholica program seeks to help young adults (ages 18-39) encounter Christ and his Church. All young adults are invited to join us for Café Catholica Lite throughout the year.

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For more information contact the Office for Young Adult and Campus Ministry at or or 713-741-8778.

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Café Catholica Lite Recordings 2022-23

September 22: Sr. Mary Claire Strasser, SOLT: Facing Doubt: The Message of Eucharistic Miracles
November 3: Julie Fritsch-Dumalet, Director of the Office of Pro-Life Activities: After Roe: Autonomy, Equality, & Health Care
January 19: Sr. Bernadette Mota, FMA, Director of Mission Advancement and Development for the Salesian Sisters of San Antonio: New Year Resolutions: Be who you are and be that Well
March 16: P.J. Lozano, Ablaze Ministries: Finding your own Calcutta
May 11: Fr. Robert Murphy, SJ, Vocations Promoter for the Society of Jesus: How to Make a Decision: Discerning the Ignatian Way

To listen to more past Café Catholica talks, check out the Archives page!


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For more information contact the Office for Young Adult and Campus Ministry at or or 713-741-8778.

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