What is Ultreya?
Ultreya is a Spanish word, derived from the original Latin word meaning ONWARD. It was commonly used by pilgrims
to greet and to encourage one another along the way. This word is now used by the Cursillo community to signify the
meeting, often held after a Cursillo experience. The gathering provides continuity by contributing to the maintenance
of the Cursillo spirit and by revealing the reality of the living Church.
a climate of friendship, members share their life experiences based on the three tenets of Cursillo life: Prayer, Study and
Action. The Ultreya should be the place where we receive the nourishment we need for our spiritual and evangelical journey.
How do I host an Ultreya?
Must do list:
- Reserve place at parish to have potluck
Teresa of date, time of Mass and whether or not coffee maker available
- Try to fulfill preferred list
Preferred to do list:
- Musician(s) and books or song sheets
- Religious to give a short( 10-15 minute) spiritual talk
Cursillista) to give short talk on how their 4th day is going
Ultreya Schedule 2018
Contact Teresa Border with questions
Please feel free to join in
and add to the missing slots!
|JANUARY || || |
|FEBRUARY || || |
|MARCH || || |
|APRIL 21|| |
St. Patrick in Portland
4:30 PM Mass
|MAY|| || |
|JUNE || || Picnic|
|JULY || || |
|AUGUST || || |
|SEPTEMBER 15|| |
St. Charles in Greenville
|OCTOBER || |
Our Lady of Fatima
5 PM Mass
|NOVEMBER 10 || |
St. Joseph in Belding
No evening mass
|DECEMBER || || |