What to keep on your schedule:

Pick up your Lenten Reflections booklet composed by faculty, staff, students and friends of Villanova University (includes the daily readings) in the back of church on Ash Wednesday and from the offices of Mission & Ministry in Corr Hall and and Campus Ministry in St. Rita’s Hall! They can also be accessed here.

Next Poetry for Prayer: Tues Feb. 24th at noon in the Lounge

The book club will be reading Evelyn Waugh’s “Brideshead Revisited” this semester! Email Michael Hagan at if interested in participating. Details to come soon.

Next Theology on Tap: March 10th at 7:30

GTSC Spring Retreat! Save the date: April 10th – 12th at Ocean City, NJ. Email Kristin if interested in attending. This relaxing weekend will be spent at a beach house and will include spending time with your fellow classmates, various forms of prayer, activities, service and fun! Guaranteed to a be a great time!

This Week Day by Day:

Monday, Feb. 16th

4:30 – 5 pm Prayers for Peace and Justice in the lower lounge of St. Rita’s for those in crisis around the world

Tuesday, Feb. 17th
Centering prayer 12:30-1 – St. Rita Community Room in Campus Ministry

Wednesday, Feb. 18th  

Ash Wednesday!
8:30 am Morning Prayer & Ashes – Villanova Church
12:05 pm Mass – Villanova Church
3 pm Ecumenical Service – Villanova Church
5:30 pm Mass – Villanova Church
7 pm Mass – Villanova Church

Thursday, Feb. 19th

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

Friday, Feb. 20th

Interested in learning Latin or brushing up on your Latin skills? Come read and translate Augustine’s Confessions with Carl! 12:05 Mass first and then Latin in the Lounge. Email Carl at if you plan on attending.

Sunday, Feb. 22nd

Come out to the Mummers Mardi Gras Parade in Manayunk from 10 am – noon! If you want to carpool, meet at the west side of Main Lot (across from the church) at 9:15 am or you can meet us there!