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Young Adult Groups

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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:


What to Expect


Holy Rosary Young Adults

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


San Antonio Young Catholic Professionals (YCP)

• First Tuesday’s Speaker Events

• Networking Happy Hour (Every other month)

• Quarterly St. Joseph the Worker Retreats

• University Mentoring Program

Christina Schoonover

Email Christina

YC3 (St. Matthew's College Group)

Freedom Finders on Facebook

• Meets weekly

• Bible studies & meditations weekly

• Young Adult Retreats

Natalia Ramirez


St. Helena Young Adults

St. Helena Young Adults on Facebook

St. Helena Young Adults on Instagram

• Meets Weekly

• Annual Summer Retreat

Vanessa Danjuma



St. Francis of Assisi Young Adult Ministry

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

Kenneth Caruthers

210-492-4600 x 204

St. Francis College Life

• Meets Monthly

• Bible Study and faith formation/reflection

Monica Harness


Young Adult Community of Holy Trinity, St. Mark and St. Padre Pio (Y.A.C.)

• Summer Bible Study Series

• Meets Monthly

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month



St. Brigid's Young Adult Group (YAG)

• 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



St. Luke Young Adult Ministry (YAM)

• 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

Tongues of Fire (St. Paul Young Adult Group)

Tongues of Fire on Facebook

• 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


210-435-6211 x 209

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

• Meets weekly

• Annual YA Mixer and Retreat

• Bible Study offered in the Spring


Ministry of the 13th Disciple (St. Leo’s Young Adult Group)

• 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


Our Lady of Perpetual Help – Selma

• Modified Young Adult ACTS Retreat

• Different social, spiritual, and service opportunities each month

Amy Rubio

Email Amy

210-651-6913 x 112

Our Lady of Guadalupe – Helotes

Our Lady of Guadalupe Young Adult Ministry on Facebook

• 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.