Why Ministry?

In this town hall event, join Sr. Misty Garriga, CDP, and Sr. Susan Van Baalen, OP, in reflecting over their past year of ministry and their hopes for the upcoming year. Sr. Misty is a new diocesan director of prison ministry in Beaumont, TX (home to Texas death row), and Sr. Susan has 27 years of experience in prison chaplaincy with 14 of them as the Director of Chaplains of the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

Recent Town Halls

Creatively Repurposing Parish Space

Join CPMC in conversation with Fr. Larry Dowling of St. Simon of Cyrene Parish in Chicago to learn about how to creatively use parish spaces!

Mental Health Awareness

Join CPMC for a conversation about mental health awareness and advocacy with Katherine Sheffield (USCCB), Ben Wortham (CCUSA), and Ronald Jackson (CCUSA).

Kairos Outside

Kairos Outside offers a comfortable, non-judging retreat for women to support each other as they journey through the incarceration of a friend or relative. Join Evelyn Lemly, CEO of Kairos Prison Ministry International, and Margie Rodriguez, Kairos Outside Leadership Team, to learn about this needed ministry.