Dear Friends …

Our Cursillo community is delighted to welcome our 21 new Cursillistas from the “Here I Am, Lord” weekend that was just held this past weekend. Please invite and welcome them at Ultreyas, School of Leaders, and 4th Day gatherings.

4th Days groups, if a candidate calls to reach out to you, please welcome and embrace them as Brothers in Christ.

Sponsors, please be their guide in their Post-Cursillo journey.

Our New Brothers are …

2019 Fall Men's Weekend Logo

  • Adrian Ho
  • Andre Sosinski
  • Andrew Persaud
  • Celso Singson
  • Chris Marshall
  • David Gomez
  • Francisco Jimenez
  • Gene Yang
  • Greg Overhage
  • Jeff Moe
  • Jim Bargetto
  • John Southwell
  • Louis Lee
  • Mike Brotherston
  • Mike Sunwoo
  • Niels Markert
  • Patrick Ku
  • Peter Le
  • Peter Youn
  • Ralph Coulter
  • Ryan Pham

Women’s Fall 2019 Weekend

2019 Fall Women's Weekend LogoThe Women’s Fall 2019 Weekend, Bless the Lord, is on October 17-20, 2019.

The Women’s weekend has room for additional candidates.
Now is the time to invite your friends and family to make a Cursillo.

Applications for candidates can be found online or by download and print on our San Jose Cursillo website on our Forms page under the Resource Center tab. You may also navigate directly to the page:

For more information, please contact Cathy Allen or Larry Cargnoni on our Secretariat page under the What is Cursillo tab. You may also navigate directly to the page:

And may …

… the Peace of Christ be with you all. You are in my prayers, daily.


Larry Cargnoni
Lay Director

Upcoming Events

October Ultreya

Wednesday, October 16, 2019
6:45PM to 9:00PM

Church of the Resurrection
(School Gym)

1395 Hollenbeck Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
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If you can, please RSVP via Facebook Event.

The entire Cursillo Community is invited and encouraged to attend the October Ultreya.

The Ultreya will be sponsored by the Fall 2019 Men’s team, “Here I Am, Lord” led by Rector Harry Stice.

Come and join together as we welcome our new Cursillistas, celebrate with the team, pray, sing, and support each other on our spiritual journey.

We are told “For where two or three gather in my name, there am I with them.” Come join us as we celebrate and support each other as we journey together as “Grace-filled Christians.”

Spring 2020 Rector & Rectora Discernment

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
7:00PM to 9:00PM

Santa Teresa Catholic Church

794 Calero Avenue
San Jose, California 95123
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If you can, please RSVP via Facebook Event.

Join your fellow Cursillistas for an evening to gather and pray for qualified candidates discerning to serve as the Spring 2020 Rector and Rectora.

The evening with begin with an opening ceremony – song and prayer – before the candidates meet with a facilitator in a private room. During the discernment, the community continues to pray for the Holy Spirit’s guidance through scripture, song, prayer, and meditation. We will end the evening with offering our prayer and ‘De Colores’.

We will have it at Santa Teresa Parish in the Chapel that is adjacent to the Conference Room and Sacristy.

If you know someone who is a qualified candidate and is interested in discerning, please reach out to Lee Panec for Rector and Rita Russo for Rectora on our Secretariat page under the What is Cursillo tab. You may also navigate directly to the page: