Join the Young Adult Ministry of the Diocese of Joliet for our annual Theology on Tap series!


We will have various speakers throughout the diocese during July and August. Invite your friends, come meet new ones, let’s grow in faith together!

Open to all young adults 18+ – men and women in college, single, or married, Catholic or otherwise.

The closest summer speaker series to St. James is the one hosted by St. Michael Catholic Church at Emmett’s Brewing in downtown Wheaton.

Speaker Schedule, Wednesdays at 7 pm:

July 11—Fr. Max Behna, “Me? A saint!?” A look at Pope Francis’ latest Encyclical on becoming a saint in modern times
July 18—Pete Newburn, “How To Bear Good Fruit: A Comparison of Two Trees”

July 25—Nancy Kreuzer, “Human Frailty; Divine Redemption: A Story of God’s Intervention”
August 1—Jack Rigert of the John Paul II Renewal Center

Food and delicious beer is available for purchase! We will meet in Emmett’s downstairs Tap Room. Check out our website: