Weekday Offerings

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Education for Ministry

6:30–9 p.m., Mellinger Room

The most comprehensive adult education offering in the Episcopal Church, EFM involves four years of study of the Old and New Testament, church history, and Christian theology. Visit www.texas-efm.org for more information.


Childcare is available at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday evenings in the Jones Building for children age three months through 10 years.


6:30–8 p.m., Dean’s Conference Room

From the Bronze Age forward​, learn how Jerusalem became a holy presence in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. (Meets Sept. 2 to Nov. 4.)

The Just War

6:30–8 p.m., Jeffers Conference Room

Join Canon Callaham for an in-depth study of various historical theories of war and warfare covering different epochs and religious traditions. (Meets Sept. 2–23, Oct. 7 to Nov. 4.)

Cathedral 20s & 30s

6:30–8 p.m., Mellinger Room

Jeremy Bradley and a rotating group of facilitators will lead a series of weekly activities, book studies, and reflections selected specifically for young adults.

Buscando La Luz

6:30–8 p.m., Bride’s Room

This Spanish-language spirituality and prayer group seeks to connect faith and daily life. The focus this semester is Brené Brown’s bestseller, “Los Dones de la Imperfección.” (Meets Sept. 9 and 23, Oct. 14 and 28, Nov. 11, Dec. 9.)

The Dean’s Book Club

6:30–8 p.m., McGehee Conference Room

The Book Club discusses a different book each month, including novels, nonfiction, and books on spirituality and faith. (Meets Sept. 2, Oct. 7, Nov. 11, Dec. 2.)

Faith and Society Seminar

6:30–8 p.m., McGehee Conference Room

Participants engage in serious and lively conversation about Holy Scripture, faith, and society. The conversation style ensures all voices are heard and respected. (Session on Sept. 9 is required. Other dates: Oct. 28, Nov. 18, Dec. 16.)


Game Night: Playing at Faith

6:30–9 p.m., Mellinger Room

Join Art Callaham as we play popular contemporary games and think about what games have to do with our life of faith. (Meets Sept. 18, Oct. 23, Nov. 13, Dec. 4. Childcare is available.)

Bible and Study Groups

Bible “By the Glass”

Mondays, 6:30–8 p.m., OKRA Charity Saloon, 924 Congress

Canon Razim convenes a group for Bible study and fellowship utilizing the Kaleidoscope Method for those living and working in the urban context. All are welcome.

Hebrews, James, and John(s)

Tuesdays, 7–8:15 a.m., Mellinger Room

Canon Art Callaham will lead an early-morning exploration of non-Pauline voices that shaped early Christian doctrine.

Speaking of Faith

Tuesdays, 6:30–8 p.m., Honeymoon Café, 300 Main

Explore the current week’s podcast of Krista Tippett’s “On Being” with Cathedral members, downtown residents, and others. Led by Canon Genevieve Razim.

Women’s Morning Bible Study

Wednesdays, 9:30–11 a.m., Jeffers Conference Room

Gather for sincere and truthful conversation on the appointed scripture readings for the following Sunday. Journals are encouraged.

Women’s Lunch Bible Study

Thursdays, 12–1 p.m., Jeffers Conference Room

Led by Canon Glenice Robinson-Como, this offering focuses on topics chosen by the group during the first sessions. All women are welcome to attend.

Men’s Lunch Study Group

Alternate Thursdays, 12:15–1:15 p.m., Mellinger Room

Equal parts sharing and topical, this group is open to all men of the Cathedral interested in accountability and relational community.

Men’s Morning Study Group

Second and fourth Fridays, 7–8 a.m., Jeffers Conference Room

Join Dean Thompson for book study and prayer.