Faith/Mission


Mary in the News: Nov. 12, 2018

November 12, 2018

Read recent items about Mary in both Catholic and secular news. Also, see International Marian Research Institute news and updates.


Weekly Marian Features: Nov. 12, 2018

November 12, 2018

Taking a look at the Jewish identity of Mary, columns as Marian symbols and more


Sister and her Guardian Angels

November 08, 2018

I pondered, as I often do, "how did I get here in my life?" I never thought I would be ministering over so many years in the Caribbean, feeling more at home there than perhaps in any diocese in the United States. 


Perspectives from the GEMnasium: Lauren DeClark

November 06, 2018

Senior Lauren DeClark experiences the impact of vulnerable conversations and a humanity-centered mindset.


Elevating Our Sights

November 05, 2018

The University of Dayton has been shaped by generations of visionaries — wise men and women with imagination and faith.


Weekly Marian Features: Nov. 5, 2018

November 05, 2018

This week takes a look at the Child Mary, images of Mary without Jesus, shrines in Hungary and more.


Drive Series Part I: Who do you want to be?

October 31, 2018

IACT Certificate students look beyond a job title while examining passion, purpose, and possibility.


Is Civility a Lost Art?

October 30, 2018

Is engaging in respectful dialogue and carefully listening to opposing viewpoints a lost art? Evidenced by the overflow crowd of University of Dayton students at a recent Friday afternoon panel discussion, “Civil Dialogue in Uncivil Times,” that was sponsored by the department of communication, I would say it’s far from lost.


Mary in the News: Oct. 29, 2018

October 29, 2018

Read recent items about Mary in both Catholic and secular news. Also, see International Marian Research Institute news and updates.


Beyond UD

October 29, 2018

I was entering this program with so many questions about my faith and what I should do with my life, so I took out my phone with the intention of writing a list of goals for myself, but, I only ended up making one goal for myself. I wrote, “my sole desire for the next year is to seek God more authentically than I ever have before,” and that felt like a substantial enough adventure for me.

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