Dec. 7th – 13th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

The GTSC is sponsoring a Warm Clothing Drive taking place from now until the end of the semester! Please consider donating any blankets, coats, hats, socks, gloves, or other warm clothing items. We will accept any type of clothing, including boots, purses, belts, etc. There will be a box in the Theology Department Lounge copier room to drop off items.  All items will go to the Vietnam Veterans of America, a non-profit that distributes items to veterans of all wars and their families.  We would appreciate if each person donated at least one item. Thanks!

Thomas Merton Conference June 4-7, 2015 at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky: scholarships available! More info here.

This Week day by day:

Tuesday, Dec. 9th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

A Festival of Lessons and Carols at 7:30 pm with the Villanova Pastoral Musicians and the St. Thomas of Villanova Parish Choir in the Church

Thursday, Dec. 10th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Friday, Dec. 11th

Advent Social 12 – 3 in the Lounge

“Letting Truth Be: Augustine, Derrida, and the Post-Modern Turn” Lecture by Dr. Caputo in St. Rita Hall’s Community Room 3-5 pm

Nov. 30th – Dec. 6th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

The Advent Retreat is coming up on December 6th! You must RSVP by emailing Kristin at kwilli51@villanova.edu. The Advent Retreat is a great day full of prayer, community, friends and fun.  Come prepare for the Advent season with us and take a break from the stress of school. There will be an optional Mass at 9:30 am in Corr Chapel for those who want to come, otherwise join us at 10 am in Corr Lobby and the day will conclude at 3:30.

The GTSC is sponsoring a Warm Clothing Drive taking place from now until the end of the semester! Please consider donating any blankets, coats, hats, socks, gloves, or other warm clothing items. We will accept any type of clothing, including boots, purses, belts, etc. There will be a box in the Theology Department Lounge copier room to drop off items.  All items will go to the Vietnam Veterans of America, a non-profit that distributes items to veterans of all wars and their families.  We would appreciate if each person donated at least one item. Thanks!

Thomas Merton Conference June 4-7, 2015 at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky: scholarships available! More info here.

This Week day by day:

Tuesday, Dec. 2nd

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Graduate Student Monthly Mass 5:30 pm – Corr Chapel

Gingerbread House Making – Dougherty Dining Hall 8 pm

Wednesday, Dec. 5th

Tree Lighting Ceremony 5:30 pm – Connelly Plaza

Thursday, Dec. 4th

Holiday Bazaar and Health Promotion Basket Raffle 10 am – 6 pm – The Villanova Room

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Friday, Dec. 5th

Latin Lunch after noon Mass. Contact Eric if interested.

Showing of Elf 5:30 pm, 9 pm and 11 pm – Connelly Cinema

Nov. 23rd – Nov. 29th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

The Advent Retreat is coming up on December 6th! You must RSVP by emailing Kristin at kwilli51@villanova.edu. The Advent Retreat is a great day full of prayer, community, friends and fun.  Come prepare for the Advent season with us and take a break from the stress of school. There will be an optional Mass at 9:30 am in Corr Chapel for those who want to come, otherwise join us at 10 am in Corr Lobby and the day will conclude at 3:30.

The GTSC is sponsoring a Warm Clothing Drive taking place from now until the end of the semester! Please consider donating any blankets, coats, hats, socks, gloves, or other warm clothing items. We will accept any type of clothing, including boots, purses, belts, etc. There will be a box in the Theology Department Lounge copier room to drop off items.  All items will go to the Vietnam Veterans of America, a non-profit that distributes items to veterans of all wars and their families.

Thomas Merton Conference June 4-7, 2015 at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky: scholarships available! More info here.

This Week day by day:

Monday, Nov. 24th

Thanksgiving Interfaith Prayer Service 5 pm – St. Thomas of Villanova Church in choir area

Tuesday, Nov. 25th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Thursday, Nov. 26th

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!

Friday, Nov. 27th

Enjoy your Thanksgiving weekend!

Nov. 16th – Nov. 22nd

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

The Advent Retreat is coming up on December 6th! You must RSVP by emailing Kristin at kwilli51@villanova.edu. The Advent Retreat is a great day full of prayer, community, friends and fun.  Come prepare for the Advent season with us and take a break from the stress of school. There will be an optional Mass at 9:30 am in Corr Chapel for those who want to come, otherwise join us at 10 am in Corr Lobby and the day will conclude at 3:30.

The GTSC is sponsoring a Warm Clothing Drive taking place from now until the end of the semester! Please consider donating any blankets, coats, hats, socks, gloves, or other warm clothing items. We will accept any type of clothing, including boots, purses, belts, etc. There will be a box in the Theology Department Lounge copier room to drop off items.  All items will go to the Vietnam Veterans of America, a non-profit that distributes items to veterans of all wars and their families.

Thomas Merton Conference June 4-7, 2015 at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky: scholarships available! More info here.

This Week day by day:

Tuesday, Nov. 18th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

“The Economy of Grace and the Church of the Poor: Papal Responses to the Financial Crisis,” lecture by Fr. Christiansen, SJ of Georgetown University at 4:30 pm – St. Augustine Center Room 300

Thursday, Nov. 20th

Centering prayer 12:30 – 1 pm – St. Rita’s Community Room

Friday, Nov. 21st

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

Thanksgiving Potluck at 6 pm in the Theology Lounge. Must sign up either by emailing Kristin at kwilli51@villanova.edu or on the sign-up sheet in the lounge! Wine and rotisserie chicken will be provided. Faculty, staff, friends and family are all welcome!

Nov. 9th – Nov. 15th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

Thanksgiving Potluck on Friday, Nov. 21st at 6 pm. Location TBD. Make to sign up either by emailing Kristin at kwilli51@villanova.edu or on the sign-up sheet in the lounge! Drinks will be provided.

Thomas Merton Conference June 4-7, 2015 at Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky: scholarships available! More info here.

This Week day by day:

Tuesday, Nov. 11th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Wednesday, Nov. 12th

“Is Pope Francis Revolutionizing Catholic Social Teaching?” Lecture given by Rev. Martin, Archbishop of Dublin at 7:30 pm in the Church

Thursday, Nov. 13th

PCT Conference from 10 am – 12 pm in SAC 300!!! Come support your fellow classmates Carl Vennerstrom, Michael Santos, Michael Hagan and Daniel Holmes as they present their papers. All are welcome to attend! Free lunch!

Come see the volleyball team play our last game at 9:30!

Friday, Nov. 14th

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

“Augustine and Beauty” Lecture given by Carol Harrison (Theology and Religious Studies, Durham University, UK) from 3-5 pm in the Community Room in St. Rita’s Hall

Nov. 2nd – Nov. 8th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

Most classes cancelled this week due to the graduate colloquium!

PCT Conference will be held Thursday, Nov. 13th from 10 am – 12 pm. The conference includes submissions by Carl Vennerstrom, Michael Santos, Michael Hagan and Daniel Holmes. All are welcome to attend! Lunch will be provided.

This Week day by day:

Monday, Nov. 4th

“Getting Carried Away: Why Did Augustine Sing?” Free lecture, 7:30 – 9 pm, Dr. Carol Harrison – Driscoll Auditorium

Tuesday, Nov. 5th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Wednesday, Nov. 5th

“Religious Freedom in a Secular Age,” free lecture and Civitas Dei Medal Award, Professor Mary Ann Glendon, 4:30 – 7:30 pm, Driscoll Auditorium

Thursday, Nov. 6th

Graduate colloquium 4:30 – 6:30 – Falvey 204

Book club at Austin’s at 7! Make sure you’ve read chapters 1-3 of Silence! .  Contact Michael Hagan at mhagan3@villanova.edu if interested!

Come see the volleyball team play at 8:45 pm!

 

Friday, Nov. 7th

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

Come out to a social at Howl at the Moon dueling piano bar! If you want to carpool meet at the west side of Main Lot across from the church at 4 pm or you can meet us down there. Free buffet, first 2 drinks $1 each, and no cover charge! Don’t miss this great opportunity of requesting songs, dancing and lots of fun! Bring your friends!

Oct. 26th – Nov. 1st

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

Grad Colloquium is Nov. 6th. The speaker will be Dr. Caputo.

The book club will be starting up on Nov. 6th at 7 pm at Austin’s house. They will be reading Silence and discussing chapters 1-3 at the first meeting.  Contact Michael Hagan at mhagan3@villanova.edu if interested!

PCT Conference will be held Thursday, Nov. 13th from 10 am – 12 pm. The conference includes submissions by Carl Vennerstrom, Michael Santos, Michael Hagan and Daniel Holmes. All are welcome to attend! Lunch will be provided.

This Week day by day:

Monday, Oct. 27th

The last Theology on Tap of the semester at 8 pm at Bryn Mawr Beef and Ale: Free dinner is provided with drink specials available! The speaker is Kate Giancatarino from Campus Ministry.

Tuesday, Oct. 28th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Free Theatrical Presentation of the Gospel of St. Mark – 7-10pm in the Connelly Center Cinema

Thursday, Oct. 30th

Centering Prayer 12:30 – 1  in St. Rita’s Community Room

Come see the volleyball team play at 8:45 pm!

Friday, Oct. 31st

Happy Halloween!

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

Oct. 19th – 25th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

Grad Colloquium is Nov. 6th.

PCT Conference will be held Thursday, Nov. 13th.

This Week day by day:

Monday, Oct. 20th

Come cheer on the Hermeneut-Megs at their last game of the season!

Theology on Tap at 8 pm at Bryn Mawr Beef and Ale: Free dinner is provided with drink specials available! The speaker this week is Villanova alum, Mary Beth Appel, who will be speaking about the Catholic Worker Movement.

Tuesday, Oct. 21st

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Thursday, Oct. 23rd

Centering Prayer 12:30 – 1  in St. Rita’s Community Room

Friday, Oct. 24th

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

3 pm: Captive Heart: Catholics in the Third Reich and the Anxiety of Persecution Lecture – Helena Tomko, Humanities: location TBD

Sleepy Hollow Hayride and Bonfire at Active Acres in Newtown, PA!  We’ll meet at 5:30 pm in the west side of Main Lot across from the church to carpool to the farm.  The GTSC will provide food and beverages, as well as marshmallows to roast and make s’mores. It’s going to be a FANTASTIC evening so feel free to bring friends, family and significant others! Please let Kristin know if you can make it no later than Thursday!

Sunday Regular Mass Times
7:30 am, 10:30 am, Student Masses: 5:30 pm, 7 pm, & 9 pm
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

Daily Mass (Mon–Fri)
12:05 & 5:30PM
Corr Chapel  

Sacrament of Reconciliation
3:30–4:30PM Tue & Wed
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

Oct. 5th – 11th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

PCT Conference call for papers! Abstracts due Wednesday, Oct. 15th! Questions? Email Eric DeMeuse at edemeuse@villanova.edu. Conference will be held Thursday, Nov. 13th.

Sleepy Hollow Hayride and Bonfire at Active Acres in Newtown, PA on Friday, October 24th!  We’ll meet around 5 or 6 pm on campus to carpool to the farm.  We’ll provide the food and beverages, as well as marshmallows to roast and make s’mores. It’s going to be a great evening so feel free to bring friends, family and significant others! Please let Kristin know if you can make it.

Interested in playing intramural volleyball?  Games will be held Oct. 26th – Dec. 2nd: Sundays – Thursdays between the hours of 7 pm – midnight.  Please see Kristin or Mariana to fill out a waiver to sign up!  Waivers due Wednesday, Oct. 8th.

This Week day by day:

Monday, Oct. 6th

Theology on Tap at 8 pm at Bryn Mawr Beef and Ale: Free dinner is provided with drink specials available! The speaker this week is Dr. Michael Moreland, J.D.

Tuesday, Oct. 7th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Soul Sessions 2:30 – St. Rita’s Room 113: Looking for an opportunity to step back from the busyness of school life to relax and reflect?  Come to Soul Sessions for meditation, prayer and reflection! The topic this month is “Villanova as a New Home.”

“The Purpose and Power of Children’s Literature” lecture by Daniel McInerney – Radnor/St. David’s Room in the Connelly Center – 4:30 – 6:30 pm

Graduate Student Monthly Mass – 5:30 in Corr Chapel

Wednesday, Oct. 8th

Last day to sign-up to play intramural volleyball!

Thursday, Oct. 9th

Centering Prayer 12:30 – 1  in St. Rita’s Community Room

Friday, Oct. 10th

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

Dr. Hughes’ lecture on “Love in Bonaventure” – 3-5 pm in St. Rita’s Community Room: Refreshments provided.

Sunday Regular Mass Times
7:30 am, 10:30 am, Student Masses: 5:30 pm, 7 pm, & 9 pm
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

Daily Mass (Mon–Fri)
12:05 & 5:30PM
Corr Chapel  

Sacrament of Reconciliation
3:30–4:30PM Tue & Wed
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

Sept. 28th – Oct. 4th

Announcements!

What to keep on your schedule:

PCT Conference call for papers! Abstracts due Wednesday, Oct. 15th. Questions? Email Eric DeMeuse at edemeuse@villanova.edu. Conference will be held Thursday, Nov. 13th.

Sleepy Hollow Hayride and Bonfire at Active Acres in Newtown, PA on Friday, October 24th!  We’ll meet around 5 or 6 pm on campus to carpool to the farm.  We’ll provide the food and beverages, as well as marshmallows to roast and make s’mores. It’s going to be a great evening so feel free to bring friends, family and significant others! Please let Kristin know if you can make it.

Interested in playing intramural volleyball?  Games will be held Oct. 26th – Dec. 2nd: Sundays – Thursdays between the hours of 7 pm – midnight.  Please see Kristin or Mariana to fill out a waiver to sign up!  Waivers due Wednesday, Oct. 8th.

This Week day by day:

Monday, Sept. 29th

Soccer game at 6:15 in the Football Stadium!  Come cheer on the Hermeneut-Megs!

Theology on Tap at 8 pm at Bryn Mawr Beef and Ale: Free food is provided with drink specials available! The speaker this week is Fr. Joe Mostardi, O.S.A.

Tuesday, Sept. 30th

Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

GTSC Meeting at 2 in the Dept. Lounge

Thursday, Oct. 2nd

Centering Prayer 12:30 – 1  in St. Rita’s Community Room

Friday, Oct. 3rd

Latin Lunch after noon Mass in the lounge. Rookie or scholar, it matters not. Come translate St. Augustine’s Confessions with us or brush up on your Latin skills. Contact Eric at edemeuse@villanova.edu with questions.

Saturday, Oct. 4th

Apple Picking at Linvilla Orchards in Media! Meet us at the west side of Main Lot across from the church at 12:15 pm to carpool to the farm.  Besides apples, you can also pick other fresh produce! Please RSVP to Mariana at mflore03@villanova.edu.  Faculty and staff welcome too!

Sunday Regular Mass Times
7:30 am, 10:30 am, Student Masses: 5:30 pm, 7 pm, & 9 pm
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

Daily Mass (Mon–Fri)
12:05 & 5:30PM
Corr Chapel  

Sacrament of Reconciliation
3:30–4:30PM Tue & Wed
St. Thomas of Villanova Church

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