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Faith/Mission December 10, 2018
Making a Difference throughout the World

University of Dayton Online courses changing lives across the Globe.


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Faith/Mission November 15, 2018
Beautiful Religious Imagination
"The Crèches are coming! The Crèches are coming!"
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Faith/Mission November 08, 2018
Sister and her Guardian Angels
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. 
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Faith/Mission October 29, 2018
Art, Mary and a Global Community!
What does it mean to work at a Catholic, Marianist institution? It means everything to me and my colleagues at the Institute for Pastoral Initiatives. We truly serve the Global Church.
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Continuing Education September 24, 2018
Join our Virtual Community
Our distance education program, called the Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation, (VLCFF) is the cornerstone of the work at IPI. Now UD Alumni, Faculty, and Staff can take advantage of our classes.
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Continuing Education September 12, 2018
Online Learning for Faculty and Staff
Interested in Marianist Studies, Social Justice, the Bible? Or what about Islam, Poverty, Praying? There are more than 100 course subjects to choose from and you can learn right from the comfort of your own home, at a time convenient for you.
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Faith/Mission August 08, 2018
Faith-Lived: From Dayton to Karonga
The Marianists have had a presence in Malawi since 1963. Today, our students regularly travel to Africa to engage in numerous projects. Now, the Diocese of Karonga has partnered with the university's Institute for Pastoral Initiatives for online religious education, and its impact is already being felt.
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Faith/Mission August 01, 2018
Proud (proUD) to serve community miles away
We email. We text. We text some more.  We email our friends, our family, our co-workers, our boss. And we email people we have never met. In fact, we may email people and never meet them. You'll be lucky if you even see their face!  
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Faith/Mission July 09, 2018
Listen to Children; they will help you Kaizen!
Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” (Matthew 19:13-14)
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Faith/Mission June 22, 2018
For the Common Good, via El Salvador
"Every stranger who knocks at our door is an opportunity for an encounter with Jesus Christ."
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