Faith/Mission


Mary Flowers on the World Wide Web

April 24, 2017

John Stokes maintained a website rich with information on Mary’s flowers and plants which he entrusted to the Marian Library and IMRI.


Weekly Features: April 24, 2017

April 24, 2017

This week we take a peek into the month of May. You will also learn about Mary and the Gospel of Life, Collyridians and the Marian symbolism of fountains.


Graduation Pledge

April 21, 2017

What are we really doing here? Why does the University of Dayton exist? How are UD grads different from those who graduate from other colleges and universities?


Sustainability through a Catholic Lens

April 21, 2017

Reflect on Earth Day at the Mary's Gardens exhibit. You will be inspired by the living garden as well as John S. Stokes Jr.'s collection of materials on sustainability.


In the News: April 20, 2017

April 20, 2017

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


Immigration Guided Reflection 1

April 19, 2017

Lately there has been a lot of discussion around Immigration. Campus Ministry’s Center for Social Concern thought it might be helpful to reflect on what US Catholic Bishops have to say! So, we put together a reflection guide, for you to use in your own time, to prayerfully read and contemplate where the Catholic Church stands on issues surrounding Migration.


John Stokes provided his "Input"

April 18, 2017

As part of his work with the Wellsprings Ecumenical Center, John S. Stokes Jr. frequently appeared on "Input," a panel discussion program on Philadelphia television in the late 1960s and early 1970s.


Weekly Features: April 18, 2017

April 18, 2017

He is Risen! Mary's sorrow has turned to joy! The features this week focus on the Easter season, Our Lady of Mercy, Mary and opera, and much more.


In the News: April 13, 2017

April 13, 2017

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


An Easter Message of Hope

April 12, 2017

During this Easter season, I hold the message of hope in my heart because every day on our campus I see reasons to hope in the way we care for each other, love each other and work to make our community better and more just.

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