Registration opens in early December!

February 6-9, 2021

Virtual Gathering

Theme: "Make justice your aim” (cf. Is. 1:17): Rebuilding Together

CSMG 2021 Schedule of Events

Saturday, February 6, 2021

3:00 PM-8:30 PM ET


Exhibits open

5:00 PM-6:00 PM ET



5:15 PM-5:45 PM ET


"Missionary Disciple" Sponsor Event: Catholic Relief Services

6:00 PM-6:45 PM ET


Opening Plenary Session
Dr. C. Vanessa White, Associate Professor of Spirituality & Ministry, Catholic Theological Union

6:45 PM-7:00 PM ET



7:00 PM-8:00 PM ET


Opening Mass

Sunday, February 7, 2021

1:00 PM-7:00 PM ET


Exhibits open

2:30 PM-3:30 PM ET



2:45 PM-3:15 PM ET


"Missionary Disciple" Sponsor Event: Catholic Charities USA

3:30 PM-3:40 PM ET


Welcome and Sponsor Video

3:40 PM-3:50 PM ET


Opening Prayer

3:50 PM-4:30 PM ET


Grassroots/Policy Panel

4:30 PM-5:00 PM ET


Break/Networking/Visit Exhibits

5:00 PM-5:30 PM ET


Community Workshops: Group A (concurrent)

5:30 PM-5:40 PM ET




5:45 PM-6:20 PM ET


Community Workshops: Group B (concurrent)



Monday, February 8, 2021

1:00 PM-7:00 PM ET


Exhibits open


2:30 PM-3:30 PM ET




2:45 PM-3:15 PM ET


"Missionary Disciple" Sponsor Pre-Event: Bread for the World


3:30 PM-3:40 PM ET


Thank you and Sponsor Video


3:40 PM-3:50 PM ET


Opening Prayer


3:50 PM-4:20 PM ET


Legislative Issues Briefing


4:20 PM-4:35 PM ET


Break/Networking/Visit Exhibits


4:35 PM-5:05 PM ET


Policy Workshops (concurrent)

5:05 PM-5:20 PM ET




5:20 PM-5:50 PM ET


State Delegation Meetings

TUESDAY, February 9, 2021

9:00 AM-8:00 PM ET


Virtual Advocacy Visits, Message from Archbishop Gomez, Leave a Testimony

12:00 PM-2:00 PM ET


Exhibits open