Fr. Robert Barron at reception following the 2011 Fall Lecture
Fr. Robert Barron, who gave the Fall Lecture entitled, "Culture Cries Out for Christ", speaks to members at a reception after the event.


The John Carroll Society welcomes new members. Applicants for membership in the John Carroll Society must be sponsored* by at least one active member of the Society. You may register online by completing an application at the "Join JCS" link on this page.

  • Please complete the application and then fill in your sponsors name on the bottom portion of the application.
  • The Society’s annual dues are $85; spousal membership dues are $140. Spouses must complete a separate application.
  • A member may also contribute as one of the Society's special supporters: Benefactor ($1,500), Sustainer ($1000), Fellow ($500), Sponsor ($250), and Patron ($150). Benefactor and a guest may attend the Red & Rose Mass Brunches, the January Brunch and the Annual Dinner free of charge. Sustainer may attend the Red & Rose Mass Brunches and the January Brunch free of charge.

Please allow two to three weeks for email notification from the Society about your membership acceptance. Thank you.

*If you do not know an active member of the Society and would like to inquire about membership, please contact the Society office at 301-654-4399 or