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.

The book club will be reading Evelyn Waugh’s “Brideshead Revisited” this semester! Email Michael Hagan at if interested in participating. First meeting will be Friday, March 20th at 7 pm at Eric’s apartment. We will be breaking the book up into two sections.  The second meeting will be in April.

COMPS/THESIS PARTY! Friday, March 27th at 8 pm come celebrate the completion of the 2nd years’ comps and theses at Jonathan’s in Wayne! All are welcome to attend. Beverages and snacks will be provided but feel free to bring something to share. Please let Kristin or Mariana know if you are coming so we know how much food/drinks to get.

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! MUST RSVP.

This Week Day by Day:

Monday, Mar. 9th

Prayers for Peace and Justice 4:30 – 5 pm in the Lower Level Community Room in St. Rita’s/the Fishbowl: A time to pray for those in crisis and situations of struggle throughout the world.  Drawing inspiration from diverse faith traditions—open and welcoming to all.

Tuesday, Mar. 10th

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

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

Theology on Tap – 7:30 at Flip N Bailey’s – Tim and Ellen O’Connell. Free dinner provided!

Wednesday, Mar. 11th

Stations of the Cross 7:30 pm in the Church – Led by the Liturgical Council. The object of the Stations of the Cross is to help the faithful to make a spiritual pilgrimage of prayer through meditating upon the chief scenes of Christ’s sufferings and death.

Thursday, Mar. 12th

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

Friday, Mar. 13th

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.