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Family Organizations in the Archdiocese of San Antonio

Beginning Experience of San Antonio

Grief resolution and accompaniment program. A diocesan ministry for divorced, separated, and widowed individuals of all denominations.

LOCATION: P.O. Box 235, Castroville, TX 78009 

Phone  210-478-0690

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Website  Beginning Experience of San Antonio Website


Black Catholic Apostolate

Promotes the development of Black Catholic leadership, evangelization, family life, racial/social justice, vocations and acculturation in catechetics and worship. The ministry is located at Holy Redeemer Church, the only African American parish in the archdiocese. The BCA has the responsibility to ensure that the African American Catholic community is a viable and visible part of the archdiocese.

LOCATION:1819 Nevada St., San Antonio, TX 78203

Phone  210-532-5358

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Catholic Center for Charismatic Renewal

Serves the church in its primary mission of evangelization in the power of the Holy Spirit and fosters a personal experience of Pentecost through the basic kerygmatic teaching of the church.

LOCATION: 1707 S. Flores St., San Antonio, TX 78204

Phone  210-226-7545

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Website  Catholic Center for Charismatic Renewal Website


Catholic Committee on Scouting (Boys)

Promotes church related scouting programs through the Boys Scouts of America and the National Catholic Committee on Scouting and encourages participation in and administers the religious emblems programs.

LOCATION: 217 Nandina Ct., Cibolo, TX 78108

Phone  210-659-1145

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Catholic Committee on Scouting (Girls)

Provides workshops and summer camps for girls to earn the archdiocesan and national awards. Coordinates annual archdiocesan Girl Scout Sunday Mass. See our website for calendar or on Facebook.

LOCATION: 1235 Vista Del Rio, San Antonio, TX 78216

Phone  210-764-1840

Website  Catholic Committee on Scouting (Girls) on Facebook


Catholic Relief Services of the Southwest Regional Office

Is the official international humanitarian agency of the U.S. Catholic community in the U.S. An organization of 5,000, working in 91 countries and reaching more than 100 million of the world’s poorest people. It provides opportunities for Catholics to live their faith by becoming involved with their families, schools and parishes; supporting programs that inform and engage Americans about poverty and injustice overseas to help build a more just world.

LOCATION: 7711 Madonna Dr., San Antonio, TX 78216

Phone  210-366-3884

Website  Catholic Relief Services of the Southwest Regional Office Website


Courage Apostolate

A group of men/women who experience Same-Sex attractions and who are committed to helping one another to live chaste lives marked by prayer, fellowship and mutual support. EnCourage is a Roman Catholic apostolate for parents, friends and family members of loved ones with same-sex attractions. EnCourage offers a supportive, confidential environment to share feelings, experiences, information and guidance for maintaining healthy relationships with our loved ones with same-sex attraction.

Phone  210-996-1371

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Website  Courage Apostolate Website


Divine Mercy Cenacles

A small group of Catholic people who meet weekly for song, prayer and adoration as well as discussion on Scripture, the catechism, and writings of St. Maria Faustina. The private revelations given to Sr. Faustina are excellent for spiritual growth, and give a deeper understanding of our merciful Lord.

LOCATION: 5712 Blanco Rd., San Antonio, TX 78216

Phone  210-342-9864


Federation of Guadalupanos

Promotes a devotion to Our Lady of Guadalupe throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio, establish a Society of Guadalupanos in every parish of the archdiocese, and develop the leadership skills of Federation members to support the mission of the church and archdiocese.

LOCATION: 2327 Windmill Way, San Antonio, TX 78232

Phone  210-545-5238

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Las Hermanas USA

Las Hermanas USA is a network of women’s groups united to empower themselves and others to participate actively in prophetic, loving transformation of church and society through sharing riches of Hispanic culture, language, spirituality and traditions.

LOCATION: 945 W. Huisache, San Antonio, TX 78201

Phone  210-735-6910


Marian Center of San Antonio

The apostolate seeks to spread the Gospel message through a variety of ministries designed to lead people to Jesus through Mary, such as monthly Peace Mass, peace rosaries, rosary-making, and Marian pilgrimages.

LOCATION:  P.O. Box 831001, San Antonio, TX 78283

Phone  210-225-6279

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Website  Marian Center of San Antonio Website


Movimiento Familiar Cristiano Católico USA

Es un ministerio en español de laicos asesorados por sacerdotes, diáconos y religiosas que unen a familias hispanas. El MFCC-USA ofrece reuniones de equipos con estudios de temas que promueven diálogo entre esposos e hijos, oración familiar y acción apostólica. Tiene servicio de encuentros conyugales, actividades días de campo, posadas, retiros de crecimiento y se promueve para que las parejas se casen por la iglesia.

Phone  210-639-7988

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Website  Movimiento Familiar Cristiano Católico USA Website


San Antonio Right to Life Foundation

We exist to encourage women and men to make life-affirming decisions when faced with an unplanned and/or crisis pregnancy, through counseling, education, compassionate care, and extended material aid as may be needed. We believe and recognize the sanctity of all human life.

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