• Open to young adults ages 18-40, single and married
• Focus on Catholic Faith, Service, and Social enrichment
• Events held every second Saturday of the month unless otherwise noted
• Respond to special parish needs through service and involvement
• For St. Barbara Young Adult Information, contact: Brad Zamora or Angela Jordan at: YAM
or Fr. Dennis Ziomek
Annual Theology on Tap
Tuesdays, July 12, 19, 26 & Aug. 1,
7:00 Refreshments & Nosh, 7:30 p.m. Presentation
Join other single persons and married couples in the 20s & 30s. Meet other young adults who are interested in:
We hope to see ALL of the Young Adults to share great conversation, great
food and drinks, and a great speaker. We welcome all 18-40 to join us and
develop lasting relationships with other fellow Young Adults in the
community. This program is free. We do welcome any donations.
• July 12, Fr. Pat
Brennan, Jesus and The Reign of God:
What Did He Mean?
Fr. Pat Brennan is the director of Mission Integration of Pastoral Care at
The Clare and assists at Thomas the Apostle in Naperville. He is the former
pastor of Holy Family Parish in Inverness. A practicing psychotherapist, he
holds a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.
• July 19, Mr. Todd
Williamson, The Roman Missal: What's
Changing at Mass and Why?
Mr. Todd Williamson is the director for the Office for Divine Worship with
the Archdiocese of Chicago. He is an author and presenter in the areas of
liturgy and sacraments, and ministers in the Archdiocese of Chicago teaching
religion and theology. .
• July 26, Dr. Terry
Nelson Johnson, The Art of Intimacy:
A Good Conversation Is Long Overdue
Dr. Nelson-Johnson is director of faith formation at Old St. Patrick’s
Church. He was on the faculty of Loyola Academy. He holds a Doctorate in
Ministry from the University of St. Mary of the Lake.
• August 1, Fr. William
O'Shea, Conscience: How to Make a
Fr. O’Shea grew up in St. Philip Neri Parish in Chicago. As a priest in the
Diocese of Joliet he ministered in DuPage & Kane county parishes. He has
lectured on scripture & ethics at Rosary College (Dominican U), is now
retired, and assists weekends at Old St. Patrick's Church.