Events

3rd Annual Special Benefit for Seminarians at El Paso's Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Join the Catholic Foundation for a private viewing of Paul, Apostle of Christ on four screens at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Tickets are $12. Proceeds benefit the Seminarian Education Endowment Fund.

April 10, 2019
6:00-9:00pm

Event Details

The Catholic Foundation proudly presents Paul, Apostle of Christ on 4 Screens on Wednesday, April 10 from 6-9pm. Special Guests Fr. Tony Celino, Pastor of St. Raphael (Theater 7), Fr. Frank Hernandez, Parochial Vicar at St. Mark (Theater 5), Fr. Mariano López, Rector of St. Charles Seminary (Theater 6), and Fr. Marcus McFadin, Pastor of St. Luke (Theater 8), will provide introductions prior to the viewing of the film and seminarians will join us in each theater to introduce themselves. Each guest will receive 1 raffle ticket and a chance to win fun prizes from Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and more! 

Tickets are $12 per person and seating is first-come, first-served. Please specify your preferred theater. For the Fr. Tony Theater, please purchase tickets at the St. Raphael Parish office. Tickets purchased online by Thursday, April 4 from the Foundation or by phone at 915.872.8412 will be mailed to your home. You can pick up your tickets until Monday, April 8 from the Foundation at 499 St. Matthews Street, Building G. Proceeds benefit the Seminarian Education Endowment Fund. Become a sponsor. See below for opportunities. 

We have 26 seminarians in formation, a 160% increase from 2008, and more seminarians beginning formation in the fall. This is an exciting time! The fund value is $2 million and our short-term goal is to get that to $5 million to generate a $200,000 annual distribution to educate the future leadership of the Diocese of El Paso!


THE OSCAR $10,000

OPENING NIGHT $5,000

INDEPENDENT FILMMAKER $2,500

FILM SCHOOL $1,000