San Juan del Rio Council of Catholic Women is an affiliate of the 

As an affiliate of the National Council of Catholic Women, we share their mission to act through our members to support, empower and educate all Catholic women in spirituality, leadership and service. Our programs respond with Gospel values to the needs of the Church and society in the modern world.

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Meeting the needs of our parish and our membership

Circles are Committees of Action - they are the legs that get the work of the Council moving. Moved by the Spirit, and the needs of our parish and Council Members, Circles ensure that women are heard, spoken to, engaged and motivated to act. 

Under the banner of our three Commissions - Spirituality, Leadership and Service - Circles find their homes.



Catholic Family F.I.S.H. (Catholic Family Fellowship Invites Serving and Helping)


Catholic Family Fellowship Invites Serving and Helping (FISH) Ministry's purpose is to provide families a place to gather together in fellowship. It also provides women with young children a safe Catholic-based learning environment and also provides couples an opportunity to celebrate life and each other through community and family experiences.

Catholic Family FISH facilities a Wednesday Morning Book Study for Women immediately following the 9 a.m. school Mass, in the Parish Family Center, Room 410. All women are invited to participate. 

Find Catholic Family FISH on Facebook in a private group: Catholic Family FISH



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Saint Elizabeth Circle


Providing Support and Resources for Catholic Motherhood that includes a variety of topics including, but not limited to:

Miscarriage, Natural Family Planning, Pregnancy, Infertility, Fostering and Adoption

Find the Saint Elizabeth Circle on Facebook in a private group: Saint Elizabeth Circle SJDR


Saint Ann Circle

Providing Support and Socialization for Mothers with Children 5 years and younger.

Find the Saint Ann Circle on Facebook in a private group: Saint Anne Circle SJDR