Dear Friends …

As we look forward to the start of Holy Week and our celebration of the great feast of Easter, I want to keep you apprised of the upcoming Women’s Cursillo Weekend and events that will occur in the weeks following Easter.

Spring Women’s Cursillo Weekend
May 2-5, 2019

There are still a handful of openings for the upcoming weekend!

If you have been talking to that friend in church or a family member, now is the time to get them on the list for the weekend.

Check out our website at for more information including the following links:

Please also check out the website to find the lists of candidates and team for the upcoming weekend.

As for the weekend, please plan to attend the following events to extend a warm welcome to the new Cursillistas!


Sunday, May 5, 2019
5:45AM to 7:00AM

St. Clare’s Retreat Center
2381 Laurel Glen Road
Soquel, California 95073
Google Maps ]

If you can, please RSVP via Facebook Event.


Sunday, May 5, 2019
6:00PM to 9:00PM

St. Martin of Tours Parish
200 O’Connor Drive
San Jose, California 95128
Google Maps ]

If you can, please RSVP via Facebook Event.

April Ultreya

Thursday, April 25, 2019
6:45PM to 9:00PM

Resurrection Parish
1395 Hollenbeck Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
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Witness talks from new Cursillistas, a talk on visiting Lourdes, catching up with our Cursillo sisters and brothers and food. What’s not to like!

If you can, please RSVP via Facebook Event.

April School of Leaders

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
6:45PM to 9:00PM

Holy Family Parish Youth Hall
4848 Pearl Ave
San Jose, CA 95136
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Come and learn about the discernment process to become a Rector or Rectora. This is a great event for anyone thinking they might someday discern. It is also a great way to learn how to support those who do discern.

If you can, please RSVP via Facebook Event.

In Conclusion …

Please remember that all Cursillistas are invited to and encouraged to attend both of these events.

On behalf of the Secretariat, and myself, my wife Norma, I wish you all a blessed Holy Week and a glorious Easter.

Know that you are all in my prayers everyday.

Chris Basanese
Lay Director