Prayer Brunch


The Prayer Brunch launches Pilgrim Center of Hope ministries into the new year with partners like you, who are committed to spreading hope by guiding people into a deeper relationship with Christ and the Church!

This annual event gathers the faithful from across the region for an exquisite brunch and a nationally-renowned speaker to deepen attendees’ relationship with Christ, providing tools and resources for spiritual growth, while acting as the sole annual fundraiser for 501(c)(3) nonprofit Catholic evangelization ministry, Pilgrim Center of Hope.

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Omni Hotel at the Colonnade
9821 Colonnade Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78230

9:00 AM – Social & Silent Auction
10:00 AM – Brunch Program Begins
12:30 PM – Program Ends

Sponsored In Part by

Shavano Family Practice

Journey to the Mount of Beatitudes

An Unforgettable Prayer Brunch Experience

Bishop Michael J. Boulette

Bishop Michael J. Boulette

Keynote Speaker

Listen as Jesus‘ teaching atop the Mount of Beatitudes comes alive for us today through San Antonio’s own Auxiliary Bishop Michael Boulette!

Bishop Mike is the founder of St. Peter Upon the Water, a center for spiritual direction and formation in Ingram, near Kerrville.

A native of Hudson Falls, New York, he spent much of his childhood in Texas and was ordained a priest for the San Antonio Archdiocese March 1976. He received bachelor’s and master’s degrees in psychology and, in 1975, earned his master of divinity degree for ministry from the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. He received his doctorate of ministry in preaching and worship from the Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary and, on March 20, 2017, he was ordained as Auxiliary Bishop of San Antonio.

  • Mount of Beatitudes

    Find yourself spiritually transported to the Mount of Beatitudes, as we apply our over 25 years of guiding people to Christ in the Holy Land, to this unforgettable event. See what the Mount is like today!

  • Brunch & Beverages

    Enjoy a social hour with cash bar, followed by delicious brunch prepared by Omni Hotel chefs

  • Silent Auction

    Bid on unique gift packages, jewelry, artwork, and items from Catholic holy sites across the globe

  • Powerful Testimonies

    Discover God’s greatness through the transforming work of Pilgrim Center of Hope!

  • Opportunities to Support

    Join this Catholic evangelization ministry in South Texas in guiding more people to Christ.

Silent Auction Preview


Our Specialty – Items with Quality You Can Trust


Exotic Items from Places of Significance to Our Catholic Faith


Gorgeous, Hand-Picked Selection – including Exclusive Items!


Perfect Pieces for Unique Christmas Gift Shopping!


Walk-In Registrations will be available at the event, beginning 8:30 am.

Please join us!

  • Individual Reservation
  • $75 per person
  • Includes entry into social, silent auction, reserved seating, and meal
  • Table of 10 Reservation
  • $750 per table
  • Includes entry into social, silent auction, reserved seating, and meal
  • NEW – Ministry Table Sponsorship
  • $5000
  • Our Thanks to You: Priority seating for 10 at your Prayer Brunch table, Blessed item from Holy Land, Listing in Prayer Brunch program

Spread the Word

Help us fill the room & continue this important mission of hope!