The many colors of Palanca

The Actual Grace talk on Friday afternoon of our Cursillo weekend introduced us to a new word, Palanca. It's the Spanish word for lever, and a lever is a tool that can be used to lift something up, especially something heavy. Our own physical strength can be amplified with a lever. Palanca is a means to amplify our spiritual strength with the supernatural strength of the Holy Spirit, and it's … [Read more...]

National Cursillo $3/Year Campaign Update

$3/YR Campaign Update As of July 31, 2014, the National Cursillo Center has received a total donation amount of $40,629. This amount is up 9% from May 2014. We have reached 13.5% of our $300,000 goal for this fiscal year. The National Cursillo Center has issued 58 vouchers worth of $6,800 to the dioceses that donated $200 or more. Thanks to your generosity, we were able to offer 2 free National … [Read more...]