This category is the umbrella category for all organizations that have their roots (however distant)in the Cursillo (kur-SEE-yo) movement of the Roman Catholic Church. Cursillo began on the island of Mallorca, Spain. The cursillo of January 7, 1949 is usually considered to be the first actual cursillo. Cursillo de Christianidad is the full name of cursillo and means a "short course" in Christianity. All cursillo derived organization's purpose is to equip and inspire Christian lay leaders to be servant leaders in their churches and to evangelize their environments (such as work, home, and community). For additional information on the various movements, please see

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3 Day Weekends Online
Features links to various renewal ministries, palanca request list, and history of the individual movements.
Cursillo Worldwide Directory
Extensive directory of 4th day communities. Also provides information on a variety of movements derived from the Cursillo Movement.
7 Mile Walk With Jesus
Maryland. Features news, calendar, and community information.
Aggie Awakening
Catholic-led, Christian-based retreat designed for college-aged students from Texas A&M University and Blinn College in Bryan. Includes calendar, history, and staff applications.
Alberta Presbyterian Cursillo
Features newsletter, contact information, and forms.
Atlanta Christian Cursillo
Includes applications, calendar, newsletters, and secretariat.
Australian Alarga
For people with and without physical disabilities and follows the Emmaus program closely. Includes history, contact information, and calendar.
Big Sky Cum Christo
Montana. Features history, application, and ultreya information.
Brethren Way of Christ
Indiana. Provides history, news, events, and contacts.
Central Iowa Reformed Church in America Cursillo
Features newsletters, upcoming events, and forms.
Closer Walk of Upper New York
Formerly NCNY Walk to Emmaus. Features history, news, events, and applications.
Organization based in Columbus, Ohio whose purpose is to equip Christians with the tools to bring faith alive where they live and work. Includes calendar, history, news and events.
Dias con Cristo
Reno, Nevada. Includes applications, member directory, calendar, and contacts.
Discipleship Walk
Patterned after Walk to Emmaus and Cursillo. Includes events, applications, and history.
Dr. Shirley's Cursillo Links
Directory of renewal movement communities.
Faith Walk Community of South Louisiana
Lists history, contact information, and events.
Faith Walk International
Baptist community in Bartlett, Tennessee holding interdenomination weekends. Includes history, applications, and events.
Footsteps of Jamestown & Chautauqua County
New York. Youth renewal movement. Features news, calendar, and forms.
Grand Rapids Michigan Veritas
For young adult Catholics 18-27 years of age. Includes schedule and application.
Heart of America Camino
Kansas City area. Features forms, events, and community information.
Hesed Retreats
Christian spiritual retreat for developmentally challenged adults that is based upon the Cursillo model. Includes forms, history, and upcoming events.
Journey to Damascus
Interdenominational movement under the direction of the Catholic Diocese of Corpus Christi, Texas. Features events, history, and applications.
Louisiana Methodist Cursillo
Includes events, map, and prayer requests.
Marin Cursillo
Ecumenical cursillo in California. Includes calendar, forms, and community information.
Mesquite Country Christian Community
Snyder, Texas area. Features newsletter, calendar, reunion groups, and application form.
Methodist Cursillo of Mississippi
Includes events, applications, contacts, and community information.
Midland United Methodist Cursillo
3 day Christian weekends involving members of churches in Kansas City and surrounding communities.
Montreal United Church Cursillo
Canada. Includes information about cursillo, forms, and schedule of events.
Northwest Iowa Reformed Church in America Cursillo
Features news, applications, and upcoming events.
Ontario Anglican Challenge
Youth and young adult movement for ages 16 - 24. Features contacts and community information.
Ottawa Catholic Challenge Movement
Retreat movement for youth, run by youth. The focus of Challenge is in the post-weekend support. Includes history, applications, news, and events.
San Francisco-San Mateo Cursillo Secretariat
Features forms, calendar, contacts, and team pages.
South Mississippi Methodist Cursillo
Presents events, forms, ultreyas, and contacts.
Unidos en Cristo
Interdenominational renewal movement in Minnesota. Includes weekends, newsletter, and history.
The Walk With Christ
Formerly Eastern Washington Walk to Emmaus. Features events, contacts, and news.
Wikipedia: Cursillo
Encyclopedia article with description and history.
Yahoo! Groups : 4th Days
Discussion group for all who have been on a three day renewal weekend.
Yahoo! Groups : Cursillo List
Discussion of Cursillo, Emmaus, and other 3 day spiritual renewal retreats. Home of the Cursillo mailing list.
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