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UNITED STATES

ARIZONA

SEDONA: ST. KATERI INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 100 Arroyo Pinon Drive, Sedona, AZ 86336
When: Every first Sunday at 3:00pm
Contact: Rev. Rose Marie (Ree) Hudson, rcwp

St. Kateri is an inclusive catholic community where all are welcome.

TUSCON: ST.MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: Chapel of First Christian Church, 740 E. Speedway, Tucson, AZ 85704
When: 9:00am, Eucharist 1st, 3rd, 5th Sunday; Communion Service 2nd & 4th Sunday
Contact: Rev. Delores J. Kropf
| 520-575-8486 | Website

Founding member of Ecumenical Catholic Communion. We are Eucharistic people who recognize Christ in the Breaking of the Bread. We believe catholic means everyone and unity in all diversities. Social justice is a key in our being Catholic.


CALIFORNIA

FAIRFIELD: HOLY FAMILY OLD CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: 1600 Union Street, Fairfiled, CA 95434
When: Every Saturday at 5pm
Contact: Fr. Robert T. Fuentes | 707-425-1748 | Website

A small but faithful community serving in Fairfield, CA since 1999. We are a part of The Old Catholic church, Province of the United States.

LONG BEACH: HOLY WISDOM CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: St. Luke's Episcopal, 525 E 7th St., Long Beach, CA 90813
When: 1st Sunday of ecah month at 4:00pm
Contact: Presider - Jennifer O'Malley, Roman Catholic Womanpriest | 310-408-9122 |

All are Welcome. We are an inclusive worsiping commmunity dedicating to living out the Gospel values of Justice.

LOS GATOS: MAGDAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: 123 Calle Marguerita, Los Gatos, CA 95032
When: Second and Fourth Satruday at 4:30p.m.
Contact: Rev. Juanita Cordero | 408-688-7012

We are a house church where all are welcome.

ORANGE: ST. MATTHEW ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: 1111 W Town & Country Road, Orange, CA 92868
When: Every Sunday, 8:00am and 10:30am in English; 12:30pm Espanol
Contact: Kathryn Tuma |714-401-7184 | Website

Hear the dynamic preaching of Bishop Peter Hickman and a terrific choir. All the sacraments for all the people.

SANTA BARBARA: CATHOLIC CHURCH OF THE BEATITUDES
Meets at: First Congregational Church, UCC, 2101 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93015.
When: Saturdays at 5:30pm
Contact: Suzanne R. Dunn, Pastor 805-684-3012 | Website

The Church of the Beatitudes offers the faithful "a new way to be Roman Catholic." A weekly Mass, celebrated by the whole community, is presided by a Roman Catholic Woman Priest.  All are welcome.

SANTA BARBARA: ST. ANTHONY COMMUNITY
Meets at: Chapel behind former St. Anthony Seminary Bldgs, 2300 Garden St. (opp Pueblo St.), Santa Barbara, CA 93105
When: Every Sunday - 9:30am
Contact: Keith Forster (805-962-3163) or John Hydar (805-676-1763) | Website

We are an open. compassionate community grounded in our catholic tradition.  All are welcome, regardless of background, history, orientation or anything else.  Our priests are married, called by the community to lead us forward in the emerging church.

SEE WEBSITE: NEW SKELLIG CELTIC CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY
Meets at: Member's Homes - Directions upon request
When: Monthly Sunday Liturgies & Day of Reflection - Dates on Website
Contact: Rev. Vincent Pizzuto, Ph.D. 415-422-5299 | Website

\New Skellig is an inclusive community of the Celtic Christian Church (a canonically independent catholic church).  Our monthly gatherings include the celebration of the Eucharist—with ample attention given to contemplative silence; group reflection; biblical or theological study; and a simple shared meal.

VENTURA: CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF THE BEATITUDES
Meets at: Home Churches in Ventura, Oxnard, Ojai, simi Valley, Port Hueneme
When: First Sunday at 2:00pm
Contact: Deacon Cynthia | 805-366-0363 | website

We are a new intentional community which takes its roots from Roman Catholicism and from the Catholic Church of the Beatitudes in Santa Barbara. We are pastored by Roman Catholic Women Priests and Deacons. We are located in Ventura County, but willing to miniter to communities in the LA Area.

VISTA: ALL SAINTS AMERICAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: 1487 Poinsettia Ave. #130, Vista, California, 92009
When: Every Sunday, 9am
Contact: Rev. Janine Stock | 760-271-1812 | Website

We are a Welcoming and Affirming community of Faith and are committed to an open table open door ministry embracing all of God's people.  We belong to the Ecumenical Catholic Communion.


COLORADO

AURORA: CHURCH OF THE HOLY FAMILY
Meets at: 16738 E. Iliff Ave., Aurora, CO 80013
When: Sundays 10am; 1st Sat, 6:00pm, Celtic Mass
Contact: Lisa@holyfamilyco.org | website

Part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, we are a progressive, all-inclusive community where all are invited to the table, sacramentally and in shaping the life and mission of the church.

DENVER: PAX CHRISTI ECC CHURCH
Meets at: 6th Avenue United Church of Christ, 3250 Sixth Avenue, Denver, CO 80206
When: Every Saturday at 4:30pm
Contact: Fr. Michael J. Nicosia
| 720 218-11081 | Website

Part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, we are a progressive, all-inclusive community where all are invited to the table, sacramentally and in shaping the life and mission of the church.

FORT COLLINS: MARY OF MAGDALA COMMUNITY
Meets at: St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 1208 W. Elizabeth St., Fort Collins, CO 80521
When: 5:00pm Sundays
Contact: marymagdalafc@gmail.com | website

Part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, we are a progressive, all-inclusive community where all are invited to the table, sacramentally and in shaping the life and mission of the church.

LONGMONT: LIGHT OF CHRIST ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1000 W. 15th Ave., Longmont, CO 80501
When: 5:00pm Saturdays, 11:45am Sundays, and 9:00am Wednesdays
Contact: churchoffice@lightofchristecc.org | website

Part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, we are a progressive, all-inclusive community where all are invited to the table, sacramentally and in shaping the life and mission of the church.

NORTHGLENN: CHURCH OF THE BELOVED
Meets at: 10500 Grant Drive, Northgleen, CO 80233
When: 5:00pm on Saturdays
Contact: MotherKae@churchofthebeloved-ecc.org | website

Part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, we are a progressive, all-inclusive community where all are invited to the table, sacramentally and in shaping the life and mission of the church.


CONNECTICUT

NEW HAVEN: ST. JOSEPH OF ARIMATHEA CHURCH
Meets at: St. Joseph of Arimathea, 62 East Grand Ave. , New Haven, CT 06513
When: Sundays at 11:00 a.m.
Contact: Fr. Matthew
| 888-688-2871, ext4 | Website

St. Joseph of Arimathea was founded in New Haven, in October of 2006. Since then the congregation has grown by leaps and bounds. As an Independent Catholic Church we offer an alternative for those seeking a more \"inclusive\" Catholic Church.


DELAWARE

LEWES: ST. PATRICK PASTORAL HOUSE
Meets at: 36000 Chester Street, Lewes, DE 19958
When: First Sunday of the month at 11:00a.m.
Contact: Rev. Michael Carroll, USAFR
| 540-335-6987

Jesuit and Franciscan Liturgical celebrations as a Eucharist centered community. Ministries to assist those the RC has dismissed.


FLORIDA

BROOKSVILLE: ST. PAUL THE APOSTLE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church,8187 Fort Dade Ave. Brooksville, FL 34601
When: Every Sunday at 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Father Michael Clancy | 352-610-1780 | website

We are an independent Catholic community. All are welcome.

FORT LAUDERDAL: PARISH OF STS. FRANCIS AND CLARE,
Meets at: Parish of St. Francis and Clare, 101 NE 3rd St., Fort Lauderdale, FL, 33301-1046
When: Saturdays at 5:00pm and Sundays at 10:30am
Contact: Fr. Joe Spina, ofr | 954-731-8173 | website

We are a member of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion (ECC), a progressive and welcoming community for all people of faith.

ORLANDO: HOLY ANGELS CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: First United Church of Christ, 4605 Curry Ford Road, Orlando, FL 32812
When: Sundays at 12:30pm
Contact: Rev. William R. Cavins, 407-677-0072 | website

Jesus didn't reject anyone and neither do we! No matter who you are, or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here!

PALM COAST: INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC MNISTRIES
Meets at: 2 Westmill Ln., Palm Coast, FL 32164
When: Every Third Sat at 4:00pm, Hospitality following
Contact: Miriam Picconi, ARCWP | 502-320-6817 | website

Please call to confirm Mass as day sometimes changes.  The Faith Community has two women priests ordained through Association of Roman Catholic Women Priests.  We have Mass in a person’s home upon request.

SAFETY HARBOR : HOLY SPIRIT ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: 3265 State Road 580, Safety Harbor, FL 34695
When: Every Sunday, at 10:30am
Contact: Fr. Steven M. Rosczewski |727-754-9758 | website

We are a Welcoming and Affirming community of Faith and are committed to an open table open door ministry embracing all of God's people.  We belong to the Ecumenical Catholic Communion

SARASOTA: MARY MOTHER OF JESUS INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: St. Andrew United Church of Chrrist, 6908 Beneva Rd. , Sarasota, FL
When: Every Saturday, 4:00pm
Contact: Bridget Mary Meehan, ARCWP | 703-505-0004 | website

MMOJ is an inclusive Catholic community where all are welcome to receive sacraments. We have ordained and non-ordained presiders. All are invited to participate in the dialogue homily and celebrate the Eucharist around the altar. We use inclusive language and incorporate feminine imagery of God in our worship. Come and worship with us!

WINTER PARK; ST. DOROTHY CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Wedding Chapel of Winter Park, 301 New England Ave., Winter Park, FL 32790
When: Sundays at 11:00am
Contact: Rev. Anthony Borka | 407-610-5109 | website

St. Dorothy Catholic Community is one of a number of valid branches of Catholicism, not under the jurisdiction of Rome, offering all seven sacraments to all who come honestly seeking a relationship with Christ. The parishioners of St. Dorothy welcome all of God’s children.


ILLINOIS

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS: BLESSED JOHN XXIII
Meets at: Living Word Center, 800 N. Fernandez Ave., Arlington Heights, IL
When: First & Third Sundays at 11:00am
Contact: Joanne Cella-Easton
| 847-620-3126 |

Blessed John XXIII Community is guided by Vatican Council II and is rooted in the Catholic Christian Tradition. We invite all men and women to conscious active participation in the life and leadership of this community.

CHICAGO: EPIPHANY ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Unity Lutheran Church, 1212 W. Balmoral, Chicago, IL 60660
When: First and Third Saturday, 5:00p.m.
Contact: Geoff Duffy, 206-947-7116 | website

Epiphany welcomes everyone and values progressive thinking. We are part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion, an inclusive group of Catholics who stand within the deep tradition of the Catholic faith.

SPRINGFIELD: ST. NICHOLAS FAITH COMMUNITY
Meets at: Heartland Metropolitan Community Church(MCC), 402 Dawson St., Springfield, IL 62702
When: Every Sunday at 8:30am
Contact: Most Rev. Jerry Wood, 217-528-1764 | website

St. Nicholas Faith Community is part of the United Independent Catholic Church, which welcomes all, and is a member of the One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church.


INDIANA

INDIANAPOLIS: ST. MARY OF MAGDALA CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Indiana Interchurch Center, 1100 W. 42nd St., Indianapolis, IN 46208
When: 1st, 3rd, & 5th Sunday of each month at 5:00pm
Contact: Rev. Maria Thornton Mcclain, Pastor
| 317-888-6026 | website

Offers a spiritual home to all people searching for the inclusive leadership and ministry within the sacramental tradition of the Roman Catholic Church.  We are LGBTQ inclusive and handicap accessible.  Pastor is a Roman Catholic Womanpriest.


KENTUCKY

FORT THOMAS: INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Christ Church, 15 South Fort Thomas Ave., Fort Thomas, KY 41075
When: Third Tuesday every month at 7:00pm
Contact: Pastor Debra Meyers | 513-735-2876 |

We are an inclusive Catholic community with the Assocation of Roman Catholic Women Priests that welcomes every to Christ's table.

LEBANON: RABBOUNI CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: 7812 Brownsboro Rd., Louisville, KY and 157 East Main St., Lebanon, KY
When: Louisville - Sat 5pm & Sun 5:30; Lebanon - Sun 9am
Contact: Kevin Przybylski | 502-753-9799

Rabbouni Catholic Community is a catholic community not affiliatd with the Roman Catholic Church. We are an open, affirming community that welcomes all people, no matter your marriage situation, ethnicity, sexual orientation, etc. Come pray with us.

LOUISVILLE: ST. CHRISTOPHER'S INDEPENDENT CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Calvary Lutheran Building, 1838 Hardstown Rd., Louisville, KY 40205 (Parking rear of church)
When: Saturdays at 5:30pm
Contact: Fr. David Price 502-509-7005 | website

An all-inclusive Catholic faith community, in the Old Catholic tradition. All are welcome!


MARYLAND

LANSDOWNE: ST. CHARLES OF BRAZIL
Meets at: Our Savior Lutheran Church, 141 Lavern Ave., Lansdowne, MD 21227
When: Sundays at 10:30 a.m.
Contact: Ruth A. Wickless
| 410-242-5375

St. Charles of Brazl is a member of the Catholic Apostolic Church in North America (www.cacina.org). We celebrate a catholic liturgy; ordination open to all: men, women, LGBT, married or celibate.


MASSACHUSETTS

BRIDGEWATER: EMMAUS COMMUNITY
Meets at: Various Locations around Bridgewater, MA - call for info
When: Last Sunday of each month at 10:00a.m.
Contact: Evelyn DeLutis 508-697-2685
|
eviedon@bellatlantic.net | no website

Emmaus is diverse in age, beliefs, spiritual history and practice. We have a discussion time after liturgy led by a student of Judaism and the Christian connection. We welcome everyone.

HARWICH PORT: ST.MARY OF MAGDALA ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: Evensong Retreat Center, 326 Lower County Road, Harwich Port, MA 02646
When: Mass on Sundays at 10:00a.m. year round
Contact: Revs. Jim or Marie David 508-432-0027 | info@evensongretreat.com | website

We are a growing and vibrant Ecumencial Catholic Community. From our mission statement: "We are called to: Gather for worship; Cherish our living Catholic Tradition; Witness the Gospel; and Minister to others .... All are welcome here."

HYANNIS: SOUTHEASTER OPEN DOOR MISSION
Meets at: The Foster Building, 76 W. Main St., Hyannis, MA 02601
When: Saturdays 4 - 4:30pm; Second Saturday at 4:45PM
Contact: Rev. Carol Bolstad 617-650-6497

Sacraments offered upon request; Buddihist Mindful Recovery Group on Tuesday 7:30 - 8:30pm

LYNN: ST. FRANCIS CHAPEL
Meets at: 40 Cannon Rock Road, Lynn, MA 01904
When: Mass on Sundays at 10:00am
Contact: Bishop Gerry Clements: 978-548-7497

We are a comunity of Disciples, men and women, grounded in the teachings of Jesus Christ. We embrace the seven sacraments and the sacramental theology of the Early Christian Chruch, as well as the teachings and spirituality of St. Francis of Assisi.

MALDEN: ST.NICHOLAS MISSION
Meets at: First Lutheran Church, 98 Waite St., Malden, MA 02148
When: Sundays 5:30pm -- Holy Days as announced
Contact: Rev. David Dismas 617-884-8675 | david@themissionparish.com | website

St. Nicolas Mission is an Ecumenical Parish within the International Council of Community Churches. It is theologically "Cahtholic" and liturgically eclectic. Adult Religious Ecudation is one of our primary ministries.

WESLEY HILLS: HOLY SPIRIT CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Unitarian Universalist Society of Wesley Hills, 309 Washington St., WesleyHills, MA 02481
When: Every Sunday at 5:00p.m.
Contact: Rev. Rosa Buffone: 617-256-6308 | info@holyspiritboston.org | website

If you are looking for a faith community of Spirit-filled people seeking to make the rich Catholic tradition and spirituality available and accessible to ALL people - WELCOME HOME.

WESTON: SPIRIT OF LIFE: A CATHOLIC COMMUNITY OF JUSTICE AND JOY
Meets at:Congregational Church of Weston/UCC, 130 Newton St., Weston, MA 02493
When: Sundays at 5:00p.m. year round
Contact: Revs. Jean Marchant or Ron Hinderlang 508-877-6090 |
rjblessings@gis.net | website

If you are seeking a community with which to pray and to grow in your faith, we invite you to come co-create with us The Spirit of Life… Catholic Community...


MICHIGAN

SAGINAW: EMMANUEL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: Emmanuel Catholic Church, 403 South Jefferson Ave., Saginaw, MI 48607
When: Sundays at 9:00a.m.
Contact: Monsignor James McCarthy | 810-659-8723

Family oriented Catholic Community. All persons are welcome to our Eucharist Celebration. Our community worships in downtown Saginaw now for 23 years.

SEE WEBSITE: FRIENDS IN FAITH
Meets at: Various Locations - contact for information
When: Various Times - contact for information
Contact: John Chuchman | 231-633-3464 | website

Home Liturgy Celebrations with Eucharist in Love.

WYANDOTTE: ST. JOHN XXIII CATHOLIC HOUSE CHURCH
Meets at: Glenwood United Methodist Church, 2130 Ford Ave., Wyandotte, MI 48192
When: Sundays at 12:00p.m.
Contact: Bishop Jerry Brohl, COSF, 734-486-3041| website

We celebrate a modified Novus Ordo Mass, sometimes led by a layperson.  We adhere to Catholic dogma within the limits of our individual informed conscience.  We consider ourselves a Vatican II community open to ALL who wish to join us. 


MISSOURI

ST. LOUIS: REACHING OUT
Meets at: South County St. in St. Louis MO Call for directions or email rschutz1@prodigy.net
When: 2nd and 4th Sunday, 10:45 am
Contact: Marian Bauer | 636-227-1781

Over 30 years ago we started as a support group for priests and religious in transition. We still do that to a lesser degree as needed, but continue as an active Eucharistic Community to which all are welcome

ST. LOUIS: ST. CATHERINE OF SIENNA AMERICAN NATIONAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: 2613 Potomac St., St. Louis, MO 63118
When: Saturday at 5:30pm and Sunday at 9:00am
Contact: Fr. Phillip Lichtenwalter | 314-329-8207 | website

St. Catherine’s is an inclusive Catholic Community that welcomes all people into the fullness of the Catholic  faith.    We strive to live the gospel of Jesus and share a faith that is relevant to our times.

ST. LOUIS: THERESE OF DIVINE PEACE
Meets at: First Unitarian Church (rear), 5007 Waterman Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108
When: Every Saturday at 5:00p.m.
Contact:
Rev. Elsie McGrath, RCWP | 314-477-6089 | website

We are an inclusive Roman Catholic community where ALL are truly welcome and all sacraments are joyfully celebrated. We offer a renewed model of church.

WEBSTER GROVE: STS. CLAIRE & FRANCIS
Meets at: Peace United Church of Christ, 204 East Lockwood, Webster Groves 63119
When: Every Saturday at 5:00pm
Contact: Rev. Frank Krebs | 314-918-2766 | website

We are a faith community belonging to the Ecumenical Catholic Communion. Our pastors and members of the Parish Council are available to meet you and answer questions about our community.


NEW HAMPSHIRE

MANCHESTER: CHURCH OF THE HOLY SPIRIT
Meets at: House and Church settings in Manchester NH call or see website for info
When: 9:30am the second and fourth Sundays of the Month
Contact: Rev. Theresa Novak Chabot, RCWP 603-647-5725 | website

We are a Catholic Welcoming Community of Hope. Mass is celebrated using inclusive language and everyone is invited to receive the Eucharist.


NEW JERSEY
GLEN RIDGE: ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: The Chapel of the Glen Ridge Congregational Church, 195 Ridgewood Ave (Clark St. Entrance), Glen Ridge, NJ
When: Sundays at 12:00 p.m. and Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Most Rev. George R. Lucey, FCM / Br. Geety Reyes, FCM | 978-506-8174

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church is a place for Contemporary Catholics, seeking to learn about God and God’s will, to reach out and share what they have learned and experienced

SPARTA: SOPHIA - AN INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Walter G. Lynch Senior Center, Knoll Heights Village, 39 Trapasso Dr. Sparta, NJ 07871
When: Every Sunday at 10:00am
Contact: Mary Ann Schoettly,
mschoettly@gmail.com

Following each liturgy there is a break and then an open sharing which includes matters of faith, religious practice, social justice, peace, or community concerns. All are welcome!


NEW MEXICO

LAS CRUCES: HOLY FAMILY ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: 702 Parker Road, Las Cruces, NM 88005
When: Saturday, 5:30pm ; Sunday, 10:30pm
Contact: Fr. Jim Lehman, 575-644-5025 | website

We are part of the Ecumenical Catholic Communion.

SANTE FE: CHURCH OF ANTIOCH SANTA FE
Meets at: Loretto Chapel, 211 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501
When: Sunday service: meditation 8:45, Liturgy 9:00
Contact: Rev. Daniel Dangaran, 505-603-0878
| website

We have a contemporary outlook on the Catholic Tradition. Our Communion is open to all who choose to receive with Love and respect. We are an inclusive church open to all regardless of race, ethicity, sexual orientation, or religious or spiritual background.


NEW YORK

ALBANY: INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY OF ALBANY, NY
Meets at: First Unitarian Universalist Society of Albany, NY, 405 Washington, Ave., Albany, NY 12206
When: listed on website calendar
Contact: Mary Theresat Streck, ARCWP | 518-434-2277 | website

The Inclusive Catholic Community of Albany, NY is a community of equals. All are welcome at our friendship table.

FAIRPORT: MARY MAGDALENE CHURCH
Meets at: Mountain Rise Church, 2 Mountain Rise, Fairport, NY 14450
When: Second and Fourth Sundays of the month at 5:00p.m.
Contact: Rev. Denise Donato, 585-943-3633
|

Mary Magdalene Church is a welcoming, inclusive church in the Catholic Tradition.  Come and celebrate Eucharist with us.  Watch our website for our upcoming Sunday morning Mass schedule.

RIDGEWOOD: ALL SAINTS UNITED AMERICAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: Ridgewood Presbyterian Church, 59-14 70th Ave., Ridgewood, NY 11385
When: Every Sunday at 12:00pm
Contact: Rev. Friar Mike Lopez | 347-592-5423 | website

We are a progressive catholic parish of the United American Catholic church. We welcome all people to share with us at the Table of the Lord. We look forward to getting to know you.


NORTH CAROLINA

WILMINGTON: HOSANNA OLD CATHOLIC MINISTRIES
Meets at: Church of the Little Way, 1850 Mission Hills Dr., Wilmington, NC 28405
When: Daily Mass including Sat & Sun at 9:00a.m.; Sat Vigil Mass 6:30pm
Contact: Fr. Tim Connelly, OSB, 910-622-0053
|

Father Tim is an Old Catholic through the Corpus Christi Ecumenical Fellowship and Independent Catholic Union. We celebrate the Eucharist at every Mass and welcome everyone to join us.


OHIO

CINCINNATI: INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Our Lady of Peace, 119 Wocher Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45233
When: First Wednesday of every month at 7:00pm
Contact: Pastor Debra Meyers | 513-735-2876 |

We are an inclusive Catholic community with the Assocation of Roman Catholic Women Priests that welcomes every to Christ's table.

LAKEWOOD: SACRED HEART
Meets at: The Winton Place, 12700 Lake Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107
When: Every First Friday 7pm Agape Meal
Contact: Dagmar Braun Celese

This First Friday Circle has been meeting for over 10 years.  Our goal is to learn more about heart based spiritualities and celebrate the Agape meal in honor of the sacred heart of Jesus and Mary. 

TOLEDO: HOLY SPIRIT CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606 (see comment below for addresses)
When: Saturday 4:30pm; Sunday 9:00am; Sunday 5:30pm
Contact: Rev. Dr. Beverly A. Bingle, Pastor
| website

We are an inclusive lay-administered intentional community formed int he tradition of Vatican II. Saturday 4:30pm and Sunday 9:00am at 2086 Brookdale; Sundays 5:30pm at 3535 Executive Parkway, Toledo. All are welcome!


OKLAHOMA

TULSA: ST. JEROME PARISH OF THE ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNION
Meets at: 205 W. King St., Tulsa, OK 74106
When: Sundays at 11:00a.m. (Summers 10:00a.m.). Holy Days as announced
Contact: Fr. Francis A. Quintana, 918-576-9250
| website

A sacramental and liturgical church dedicated to living the gospel of Christ.  Founded in 1995 to ensure that all people, regardless of gender, marital status, disability, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, or age, were embraced and affirmed as full members of Christ’s Church.


PENNSYLVANIA

DREXEL HILL: ST. MARY MAGDALENE INTENTIONAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Drexel Hill United Methodist Church, 600 Burmont Rd., Drexel Hill, PA 19026
When: Every Sunday at 9:00a.m.
Contact: Joseph Boyle, 484-480-8311 | website

We are an empowering, prophetic Eucharistic community rooted in the gospel and Catholic tradition, Roman Catholic Women Priests.

JOHNSTOWN: SALT AND LIGHT: AN INCLUSIVE COMMUNITY OF FRIENDS IN FAITH
Meets at: Christ Lutheran Church, Elknud Lane, Johnstown, PA 15905
When: Tuesdays at 7:00pm
Contact: Ginny Weir Lunko,814-255-9540 |
website

We are an inclusive community of friends in faith who meet for adult faith formation, Eucharist, and Centering Prayer. We are ecumenical, emergent and inclusive. All are truly welcome to come to the table.

MOUNT AIRY: SANCTUARY OF PEACE EUCHARISTIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Various homes of participants - contact for information in Mount Airy section of Philadelphia
When: First and Third Sundays at 11:30 a.m.
Contact: Joe Clay, jvfc3@msn.com

We are a Eucharistic community. We consider ourselves a "house church," and number about 12 - 20. We break open the Word (we follow the Lectionary) and share a common Eucharist. Liturgical leadership rotates among interested members.


TEXAS

DALLAS: ST. BENEDICT'S MISSION
Meets at: St. Benedict's Mission, P.O. Box 140182, Dallas, TX 75214
When: Sundays at 9:00a.m.
Contact: The Rt. Rev. William Conner, OSB, 469-316-5388

We gather for worship, education, and mutual support; welcome all people and serve the community in God's name. Please check our calendar if you are interested in attending services or activities.

DALLAS: THE OPEN WINDOW
Meets at: First Sun - call for location; Third Sun - Pagewood Clubhouse, 7515 Highmont, Dallas TX 72530
When: First Sun of the month at 11am; Third Sun of the month at 2pm
Contact: Lisa Coleman, 214-641-6934 | website

An organization of Roman Catholics committed to keeping the spirit and ideals of the Second Vatican Council alive in today's institutional church.


VIRGINIA

ARLINGTON: NOVA CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Kenmore Middle School, 200 S. Carlin Springs Road, Arlington, VA 22204
When: Sundays at 10:15 a.m.; 9:30a.m. in Summer.
Contact: Gloria Mog, 703-852-7907
| website

Lay-led Intentional Eucharistic Community celebrating over 40 years of commitment to living out the gospel emphasizing peace & social justice, lively liturgies, education, and care for one another.

CENTERVILLE: ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA AMERICAN NATIONAL CATHOLIC CHURCH
Meets at: St. Anthony of Padua American National Church,5649 Mount Gilead Rd., Centerville, VA 20120
When: Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Fr. Jason Lody, FCM | 703-665-9730
| website

St. Anthony's is an inclusive Catholic community and a place for Contemporary Catholics, seeking to learn about God and God’s will, to reach out and share what they have learned and experienced.


WASHINGTON

LACEY: HOLY WISDOM INCLUSIVE CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: St. Benedict Episcopal Church, 910 Bowker St. NE, Lacey WA 98503
When: Second and fourth Saturdays of the month at 5:00pm
Contact: Tom Maddox | 360-349-1261 | website

Holy Wisdom Inclusive Catholic community gathers for the purpose of worship, spiritual development, service, and social justice. We joyfully embrace the gospel message of Jesus and are called to live it out.

OLYMPIA: EMMAUS ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: First Christian Church "Sacred Space," 701 Franklin St. SE, Olympia, WA 98501
When: Sundays at 11:00a.m.
Contacts: Rev.David Gerardot and Rev. Kedda Keough, 360-357-4333
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We are an inclusive ecumenical Catholic community, a Communion of Communities. We welcome all who feel alienated from their faith tradition and long to celebrate their faith in a new way.

SPOKANE: ST. CLARE ECUMEICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: Conference Room in SNAP Center, 3120 W Ft. George Wright Dr., Spokane, WA 99224
When: Every Sunday at 9:30a.m.
Contact: Rev. Tom Altepeter, 509-361-9463

St. Clare is a Catholic community that is welcoming toward all, regardless of one's race, gender, marital status or sexual orientation. It is much more than a slogan when we say, "All are welcome!"


WISCONSIN
NEENAH: SS CYRIL AND METHODIUS PARISH, United Independent Catholic Church
Meets at: Congregational United Church of Christ, 1511 Nicolet Blvd., Neenah, WI 54956
When: Every Saturday, 5pm Central
Contact: Rev. Andrew Smith, 920-809-3969 | website

We are a member of the One Holy Catholic and Apostolic Church, a church where the laity has a voice. We are an inclusive and affirming Church. Female and aspiring to ministry? Married and want to be a priest? We celebrate all in their diversity!

OSHKOSH: EMMAUS ECUMENICAL CATHOLIC COMMUNITY
Meets at: First Congregational Church, 137 Algoma Blvd., Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 54901
When: Sundays at 6:00pm
Contact: Rev. Michael Bober, 920-410-5877
| website

We are a compassionate spiritual community in the Catholic Tradition where your gifts of intellect and will are subject to God alone.

OTHER COUNTRIES

LIMA 12, PERU

LIMA: OLD CATHOLIC TEMPLAR CHURCH
Meets at: Old Catholic Templar Church, La Molina, Lima
When: Sunday
Contact: Very Rev. Dr. Carlos Neyre Abad, OSB, 7332114
| website

La Iglesia, fundad por Cristo para la redención de la humanidad es una, santa, católica y apostólica. Por mandato de Cristo Redentor, y el poder del Espiritu Santo, la Iglesia tiene poder y autoridad para predicar el Evangelio, la Buena Nueva a todos.

 

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