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Annual Thanksgiving Interfaith Service at San Fernando Cathedral

San Fernando Cathedral Hosts

Annual Thanksgiving Interfaith Service

 WHAT: The Most Rev. Gustavo Garcia Siller, Archbishop of San Antonio and The Very Rev. Tony Vilano, Rector of San Fernando Cathedral invite you to participate at the Thanksgiving Interfaith Service.  Through prayer and music, leaders of various faith communities and organizations will gather to celebrate our common Thanksgiving holiday and provide the greater San Antonio community with the opportunity to give thanks.               

Now in its 24th year, the 2015 theme is: Unity In God’s Name. The service is an imaginative, inspiring celebration which brings together persons of various religions and ethnicities in a prayerful spirit of brotherhood and reverence.

 Non-perishable food will be collected for distribution to the needy, and all participants are encouraged to bring items.                   

WHO:           The public is invited to attend, and the event is designed for all faith traditions.

Program Participants will include the following leaders:

  • Dr. Michael Passmore                Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

  • Dr. Robert Moreno                     SAMMinistries

  • Rev. Ann Helmke                        Haven for Hope

  • Frank Kiolbassa                          Society of St. Vincent De Paul

  • Imam O. Adib Shakir                 Masjid Bilal Ibn Ra’bah

  • Bishop Rosa L. Wilson              Greater Faith Institutional Church

  • Michael Jester                            Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is

  • Rabbi Marina Yergin                 Temple Beth-El

  • Patricia Castillo                          P.E.A.C.E Initiative

  • Sr. Teresa Carter, CSB              Bexar County Detention Center

  • Rev. Brad Landry                       St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

  • Rev. Monte Marshall                 Travis Park United Methodist Church

    WHEN:         Wednesday, November 25, 2015 – 7:00 p.m.

    WHERE:       San Fernando Cathedral, 115 Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

     CONTACT:   Janie Vela Cavazos, at

Earlier Event: November 20
Pets on the Plaza
Later Event: December 5