What We Currently Offer
After you submit the following form, our Small Group chair will be in contact with you shortly to help you find your best fit. If any of the following options interest you, be sure to share that when contacted! Some options:
This year we have four Connection small groups led by peer leaders that get together at various times throughout the week to study the Sunday Gospel. It's our oldest and most attended small group. To see when they meet, check it out here and either sign up on this sheet or fill out the form below.
Led by Penn Newman's Assistant Director Carolyn Shields, undergrads and graduate students come together to study and read Vatican documents such as JPII's Letter to Women, On the Dignity and Vocation of Women (Mulieris Dignitatem), Of Human Life (Humanae Vitae), and more!
Women Only Connections
Led by senior Aubrey Kletzel, this womens only small group studies the Sunday Gospel and provides peer led fellowship, support, and...lots of snacks.
Enter into a prayed experience of faith exploration taking you from the existence of God to an intimate relationship with His incarnate Son, Jesus Christ! This RCIA group is led by one of our seminarians and is heavily influenced by Ignatian spirituality. We meet on Thursday evenings at 7pm (after Newman Dinner) starting after Fall Break. Open to both men and women.
Men's Marian Group
Led by Director Alan Teran, this small group meets weekly to discuss the challenges men face in today's society and what it means to be a man of God.
Dirigido por el Director de Comunicaciones , Javier de la Flor, este Hablando pequeño grupo español tiene una profunda devoción a la Virgen y ora con la escritura.
For the Artists
Led by our Office Manager and former FOCUS missionary, Cait Usher, this small group for young adults/grad students focuses on releasing our inner artist and working closely with God our Creator through religious practices.
Young Adults/Graduate Students
Fr. Carlos gathers a group of about 10-20 local young adults each Wednesday night to discuss various topics, view documentaries, and more. Camping trips, pilgrimages to Mexico, and support in this crazy life. Email Sergio "El Presidente" Arrangoiz to join.