Things to do in MoCo this week

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270Catholic Events

Christ in the City Holy Hour

Tuesday, June 30th 7:30pm

St. Mary’s Historic Chapel (520 Veirs Mill Rd, Rockville MD 20852)

Join us for our monthly Holy Hour; evening will include praise & worship adoration, scripture reflection, silent meditation & Confession. Holy Hour followed by bbq! Minimum of $5 donation appreciated to help provide food/drinks for social, thanks!

“Hearts on Fire” Young Adult Retreat

Friday, July 10th 6-11pm (No overnight)

Saturday July 11th 8am-6pm

Georgetown Prep (10900 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda MD 20852)


A day and a half of spiritual renewal for young adults. Insights on how the deepest desires of our hearts lead us to the Heart of Christ. An introduction to the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Dynamic presentations from young Jesuit priests and scholastics (seminarians). Practical ways to connect faith and daily life. Mass (meets Sunday obligation) and opportunity for Reconciliation. Saturday light breakfast and lunch provided.

Cost for the weekend: $20.00.  Scholarships are available.

Theology on Tap

Thursday, July 9th 6-8pm

Miller’s Rockville Alehouse (1471 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852)

All Young Adults (20s & 30s) are invited for Happy Hour from 6-7pm with a dynamic talk and Q&A to follow from 7-8pm.

Coming Soon: More volunteer opportunities!  Keep an eye on this space for more details!

MoCo Parish/Local Events

:The Truth will Set You Free” Summer Series

TUesday, June 23rd 7-9pm

St. Patrick’s Catholic CHurch (4101 Norbeck Rd, Rockville, MD 20853)

Join Nick Hladek, Director of Adult Faith Formation, and Monica Ludwig, Director of Social Concerns Ministry, for a series of documentaries and guest speakers on hot topics in Catholic Social Teaching, including Abortion, Catholic Bioethics, Contraception, End of Life issues, Moral Relativism, Religious Freedom, Traditional Marriage, among others. We will discuss not only what the Church teaches about these issues, but also why the Church teaches what it does, and how we can apply Church teaching in our own lives. THE TRUTH WILL SET YOU FREE will begin on Tuesday, 23 June 2015 from 7:00pm–9:00pm in the Parish Center Meeting Room. Download a flyer at for a complete schedule and list of topics. For more information, contact Nick Hladek / / (301) 924-2285 x317.


St. John the Baptist’s Epic BBQ for Catholic Young Adults

Friday, June 26th 6:30pm – 10:30pm

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School (7500 Pearl Street, Bethesda, MD 20814)

For More Information, contact:

Dan Smyth at

Xiomy Esteban at


DC/Archdiocesan Events

Theology on TAPtalks

Tuesday, July 7th, 6-8pm 

Catholic Information Center (1501 K St NW, DC 20005)

DCCatholic and the Catholic Information Center present their rooftop Summer Theology on Tap series: Theology on TAPTalks. Join us Tuesday evenings July 7, 14, 21, 28 August 4 and August 11 at the Catholic Information Center rooftop! All young adults (21-late 30s) are invited for Happy Hour from 6-7pm with a talk and Q/A to follow from 7-8pm.

RAIN LOCATION: Catholic information Center bookstore on the street level.

Must have valid 21+ ID to enter


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