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Catholics at Work

Other January Speaker Opportunities

       Catholics at Work’s next breakfast program is Feb. 14, 2017. In absence of a January C@W speaker members might enjoy the January GIFT (Growing in Faith Together) program at St. Joan of Arc Parish in San Ramon.

       The GIFT experience covers three weeks with 37 different speakers in 43 workshops, including six mid-day. Radio personality Trent Horn will  give keynote addresses, Answering Atheism on Jan 23 and Why be a Catholic on Jan 24.

       Other highlights include Fr. Ray Sacca speaking on the Gospel of Matthew, Fr. Jayson Landeza on Black Lives Matter, Dr. Margaret Turek on The Spirituality of Mercy, Fr. Jim Sullivan on The Rosary and The Gospels, Dr. Ejaz Naqvi on The Quran and The Bible, Fr. Tom Bonacci on What Unites us, Christopher Moreland PhD ABD on The Crusades, Michele Walsh on Becoming Everyday Disciples and much, much more.

       Fun workshops include Comedy Night for couples, Bible Jeopardy games, Hidden Women of the Gospels, A Walk through the Scrovegni Chapel and Yoga for Catholics. It also will host an ALPHA Information Brunch on Jan 22.


Learn more at or register at .  

Catholics at Work is a speakers forum in the Oakland Catholic diocese, monthly except summer and January, featuring top Catholic lay and religious leaders.

To see past speakers click onthe Calendar of Events to left.

Our new membership year began in September so if you have forgotten to renew (it happens) please renew your membership or sign up as a new member by Clicking on the membership link below. 

Typical C@W Event Details

Date:                         Second Tuesday of the Month

Location:                  Crow Canyon Country Club in Danville (get directions)

Time:                        The event begins at 7:00 am and ends sharply at 8:15 am.  

                              Mass is celebrated at 6:30 am for those able to attend.

Cost:                         Breakfast is $20 for members, $30 for non-members.

People who pay their 2016-17 membership ($100) for the

event can receive their breakfast at the member rate.

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