Pope John Paul II has expressed repeated and strong support for the development of Small Christian Communities over the more than twenty years of his pontificate. In his Apostolic Exhortation, "The Church in America" he is famous for saying this...
"One way of renewing parishes, especially urgent for parishes in large cities, might be to consider the parish as a community of communities and movements."
Small groups are a way to grow together as a community through fellowship, discussion, prayer and reflection on how our relationship with Jesus Christ impacts our lives and our interaction with the world. We have many different opportunities for small group connections here at St. Paul's.