Café Catholica


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. 

Online Option for 2023

If you are unable to join us in person this summer, please register and join us online via Zoom! The online presentation will begin at 8:15 pm each night. Online participants will also be able to ask questions of the speaker each night. 

Register here for the Cafe Catholica Zoom link.

July 10th and July 24th sessions will also be recorded and available for viewing after the event ends. The July 17th session with Brian Butler will not be available after the event ends.

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

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Café Catholica 2023 Recordings

July 10th: Q&A with Cardinal DiNardo

July 24thPaul George

Cafe Catholica Podcasts

Check out the following podcasts with our 2023 Cafe Catholica speakers for more excellent content! Content available on the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Podcast (direct links below)! Subscribe to the podcast for more excellent content coming soon!

Theology of the Body for Young Adults with Brian Butler

Discernment with the Saints with Paul George


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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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