• Rev. Kevin O'Brien, SJ, speaks at the Brunch following the Baptism of the Lord Mass.

    Rev. Kevin O'Brien, S.J., Vice President of Mission and Ministry at Georgetown University, delivers his talk, entitled "Pope Francis: The First Jesuit Pope," at the Brunch following the Baptism of the Lord Mass.

  • Volunteers pack meals for the people of Burkina Faso through the Helping Hands program.

    More than 100 volunteers gathered together on a Saturday afternoon to battle hunger, packing 10,206 nutritious meals for the people of Burkina Faso through Helping Hands, a program developed by Catholic Relief Services and Stop Hunger Now.

  • Catholic Charities Dinner Van Program -- JCS Volunteers

    Msgr. John Enzler, President and CEO of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington, serves a sandwich at the agency’s Dinner Van program, joined by John Carroll Society volunteers Bill Chip, Michael Huston, and Valencia Camp. (Photo by Jaclyn Lippelmann/Catholic Standard)

  • New members gather with JCS leadership and clergy for a picture at the Brunch following the Baptism of the Lord Mass.

    Elizabeth B. Meers (JCS President) joins Daniel Hardwick (JCS Board Member), Auxiliary Bishop Martin D. Holley (Principal Celebrant and Homilist of the Baptism of the Lord Mass) and Rev. Kevin O'Brien, SJ (Brunch Speaker) in welcoming new members to the John Carroll Society at the Brunch following the Baptism of the Lord Mass.

  • Bishop Barry Knestout presents the Cardinal's Award to JCS President Elizabeth B. Meers and JCS Chaplain Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi

    His Excellency, Bishop Barry Knestout, Auxiliary Bishop of Washington, presents the Cardinal's Award to Elizabeth B. Meers (JCS President) and Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi (JCS Chaplain), at the Brunch following the Red Mass. The Cardinal's Award was given to the entire John Carroll Society, in honor of the Archdiocese’s 75th year, for helping to manifest the Kingdom of God in the Archdiocese.

  • Winners of the 2014 Pro Bono Health Care Awards

    Gathered at the Awards Ceremony following the Rose Mass are Msgr. Peter Vaghi (JCS Chaplain), Elizabeth Meers (JCS President), Award winner Fr. M. Valentine Keveny, Dr. Thomas Winkler (Rose Mass Committee Chair), Award winner Dr. Elizabeth Dugan; Cardinal Wuerl, and Award winners Dr. Joshua Yamamoto, Dr. Salvatore Selvaggio, and Dr. Robert Murphy.

  • 2014 Red Mass -- Pro Bono Award (Miller & Chevalier)

    Elizabeth B. Meers (JCS President), Bishop Barry C. Knestout (Auxiliary Bishop of Washington), Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi (JCS Chaplain) and Daniel W. Hardwick (JCS Red Mass Committee Chair) present the Pro Bono Legal Service Award to Anthony F. "Tony" Shelley of Miller & Chevalier Chartered, who accepted the award on behalf of the firm.

  • Gathering at the 2014 Top of the Town event.

    Enjoying the 2014 Top of the Town gathering are Elizabeth B. Meers (JCS President), Jonathan Diffley (Co-Chair, JCS Young Adult Fellowship), Jonathan Lewis (Coordinator of Evangelization and Young Adult Initiatives, Archdiocese of Washington), Sarah Yaklic (Director of Social Media, Archdiocese of Washington), Gabrielle Tucci (Co-Chair, JCS Young Adult Fellowship), and Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi (JCS Chaplain).

  • 2014 Red Mass -- Pro Bono Award (Jacqueline Acosta)

    Presenting the Pro Bono Legal Service Award to Jacqueline N. Acosta are Bishop Barry C. Knestout (Auxiliary Bishop of Washington), Elizabeth B. Meers (JCS President), Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi (JCS Chaplain) and Daniel W. Hardwick (JCS Red Mass Committee Chair).

  • Pilgrims gather at the Papal Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls during the 2014 Pilgrimage to Central Italy.

    Pilgrims gather at the Papal Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls during the 2014 Pilgrimage to Central Italy.

  • 2014 Red Mass -- Justice Scalia

    U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia joins several John Carroll Society members and guests at the Brunch following the Red Mass.

  • 2014 Red Mass -- Pro Bono Award (O'Melveny & Myers)

    Elizabeth B. Meers (JCS President), Bishop Barry C. Knestout (Auxiliary Bishop of Washington), Msgr. Peter J. Vaghi (JCS Chaplain) and Daniel W. Hardwick (JCS Red Mass Committee Chair) present the Pro Bono Legal Service Award to Hugh E. Hilliard of O'Melveny & Myers LLP, who accepted the award on behalf of the firm.

Upcoming Events

Feb 05

Monsignor Vaghi's First Thursday Talk

Little Flower Church (5607 Massachusetts Ave., Bethesda) Rectory Meeting Room 7:00am - 8:00am
Feb 17

Mass and Mardi Gras Dinner

St. Matthew's Cathedral & Daily Grill 6:00pm - 9:00pm  More Details
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Feb 18

Meal for the Homeless sponsored by the Community Projects Committee

Catholic Charities, 924 G St., NW 4:30pm - 6:30pm  More Details
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Feb 21

Cup of Joe

5170 Lawrence Place, Hyattsville, MD 20781 8:00am - 10:30am  More Details

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