What Happens on a Weekend2019-11-24T21:36:51-07:00

What Happens on a Weekend

Who Should Attend?

Who Should Attend? Who should attend a Via de Cristo weekend? Via de Cristo is intended for lay people from every walk of life and for pastors. Via de Cristo is for people who live strong and active lives in Christ, and also for those who seek to be renewed and strengthened in their relationship with Christ and the people around them. Via de Cristo is open to married couples as well as single men and [...]

On the Weekend

What happens on a Via de Cristo weekend?   A Via de Cristo weekend is a three-day journey, beginning on Thursday evening and ending Sunday evening.   The participants live, study, worship and commune together daily. There are fourteen talks, nine by lay people and five by clergy, presenting the Christian life, based on the person and teachings of Jesus Christ. The titles of these talks indicate their content: Ideal, Piety, Study, Sacraments, Action, Obstacles to [...]

After the Weekend

After the Weekend What Happens After the Weekend? You may attend a Via de Cristo only once in your life. Our prayer is that you build on it for the rest of your life. After you have attended a Via de Cristo weekend you are considered a Fourth Dayer (meaning the rest of your life).  We encourage you to: 1) Expand your inner spiritual life through prayer, study and church participation. 2) Become a more active [...]

Here’s another way to put it:
You’re here to be light, bringing out the God-colors in the world.

Mathew 5:16, The Message