We will be celebrating the Graduate Student Monthly Mass this Tuesday at 5:30 in Corr Chapel. All are welcome to attend and there will be fellowship afterwards!

Dr. Danove is offering a Lenten Bible study every Tuesday from 1:00 to 1:50 in SAC room 410. Come listen and take part in these readings and reflections as we journey through Lent together! The Bible study will continue each Tuesday during Lent.  Contact Dan with questions:

Keep checking the “Employment” tab for information on job postings!

This Week:

Monday, March 11th

Tuesday, March 12th

Lenten Bible study with Dr. Danove every Tuesday from 1:00 to 1:50 in SAC room 410. (Please note the time and room change from last week.)

Monthly Mass at 5:30 in Corr Chapel, followed by fellowship at the Connelly Center.  Please contact Dan if you can help with the liturgy (non-Catholics invited as well!)

Graduate Student Social hosted by Deal Lindenmeyer and the Ryan Center for the Study of Free Institutions and the Common Good.  7:30pm in Old Falvey 304.  Contact with questions.

Wednesday, March 13th

Comprehensive Exams!  Good luck!
Latin Lunch: 11:45-12:45 in the theology common room. We are reading Augustine’s sermon #14. Come join us!

Take a break from words and come and rest in the Word.  Join the Spiritual Life Committee for Silent Prayer in Corr Chapel every Wednesday from 3-4:30.  Come and share the silence in this sacred place.  Stay as long as you desire. “Be still and know that I am God.”

Stations of the Cross hosted by Campus Ministry at 7:30pm in the St. Thomas of Villanova church.

Thursday, March 14th

“Faith in Flannery O’Connor” – a talk by Paul Elie of Georgetown University as part of the “Catholic Imagination in the Arts” series.  March 14th, 4:30pm Driscoll Hall Auditorium.

Friday, March 15th

Comprehensive Exams!  Good luck, students!

Saturday, March 16th

St. Patrick’s Day Dance!  Join other young adults in their 20s and 30s for an epic St. Patrick’s Day Dance at Ss. Simon & Jude Church in West Chester, PA.  Details online at or contact Lauren for more info:

Sunday, March 17th

St. Patrick’s Day!

Save the Date:

Silent Retreat weekend led by Fr. Martin Laird, OSA, April 19-21, 2013.  Discount offered if you sign up through Campus Ministry. Email for more information.

Conferences and Calls for Papers:

Leuven Encounters Systematic Theology: Call for papers for the annual conference on “Mediating Mysteries, Understanding Liturgies.”  More info here.

The Portsmouth Institute ( has announced that its fifth annual conference will be held June 7-9, 2013, on Catholicism and the American Experience. More info at their website above.  Speakers include George Wiegel and Peter Steinfels, among others.

Molloy College in New York hosts “The Church and Women: 50 Years After Vatican II” on Friday, April 19th.  Registration is $40 and closes on Thursday, April 11th.