For by grace you have been saved through faith, and this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God.

Ephesians 2:8

Instruction and Prayer Groups

Instructional programs and ongoing Companioned Prayer ministry groups are listed here.  Please contact the person listed before attending to ensure that the information is current, and to receive any additional necessary information.  Please note that when arranging to attend a program of instruction, it is important to attend all meetings.  All programs and groups are sponsored by their own church or religious organization, and are not affiliated with the CPCF.  Their listing here is offered as a courtesy.

Instructional programs


  • There will be an introduction to Companioned Prayer within a program sponsored by Divine Savior Catholic Church, Orangevale, California.  The program, called Listening for God in our Lives, will introduce Lectio Divina, St Ignatius' daily Examen, and Companioned Prayer.  It will meet online via Zoom twice a week, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 2:00 to 3:30 Pacific Time beginning October 15, 2020 and concluding December 17th. For information click here.

  • There are no other instructional programs listed at present.  Use the resources listed on this site's Resources page and start your own program in your religious community.


Ongoing prayer groups

  • The following prayer group has suspended its meetings at St John's due to the Coronal virus: St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Folsom, California.  Meets Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5:30 PM.  Contact Bill Stobbe at