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Modern Lazarus

"In my comfortable life I struggle to live the good news of Jesus, to be free from excess things so that I can love all God’s people freely. I wonder how Jesus might speak to me and to us today. "

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Student Life

"The hustle and bustle of college life can distract us from the most important calling of our lives... "

Tiffany Hunsinger's blog
Faith in Action

Hannah's Reflection

Hannah Klein,University of Dayton Alumni currently serving in Jesuit Volunteers, is at Akoyikoyi School in Chuuk, Micronesia. "I am not here to trample through your village or to prove myself, my country, or my language. I am here to be. "

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Upcoming Events

Thanksgiving Food Drive

The Thanksgiving Food Drive is right around the corner. Food items and money collected will be used to provide a Thanksgiving dinner for our neighbors here in the Dayton area.

Curious how you can get involved?

SERVICE Saturday Leadership Team

The Center for Social Concern needs your gifts! We invite you to apply for the SERVICE Saturday leadership team.


Table of Plenty

Register now for the November 19th Table of Plenty, from 12:30 - 1:45 pm in Liberty Hall 08! This month's topic is Hunger and Homelessness Awareness in the Miami Valley.

Find out more about this PATH eligible event.
Celebrate Black Catholic History Month 2019
Keynote Address by Father Joseph A. Brown, S.J. - Professor of Africana Studies, Southern Illinois University
Date: Sunday,  November 17, 2019
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Place: Kennedy Union Ballroom, University of Dayton, Parking in Lot B or C
Black Catholic History Month Mass
Date: Sunday, November 17, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Place: Immaculate Conception Chapel, University of Dayton, Parking in Lot B or C
Annual Father Joseph M. Davis, S.M. Black Catholic History Month Lecture
Date: Wednesday November 20, 2019
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Place: Sears Recital Hall, Jesse Philips Humanities Building, University of Dayton, Parking in Lot C
Presenter: Dr. C. Walker Gollar, Professor of Theology, Xavier University, Cincinnati
Title of Presentation: "Nothing But Slaves": The Enslaved Women and Men Owned by Edward Dominic Fenwick, the First Catholic Bishop of Cincinnati

Reaching Out

Tornado Relief

Tornado Relief - What You Can Do to Help

Interested in helping our Dayton neighbors with the clean up effort? Visit the Miami Valley Tornado Recovery Information website at for more volunteer opportunities.

Volunteer Opportunities
Advocating for Change

Hunger Dialogue

Shea Heath, Addy Nichols, Cara Confer, Lindsay Horn and Emily Shanahan (left to right), UD students passionate about social justice and food security, presented on their community engagement at the 2019 Ohio Hunger Dialogue at Walsh University.

Taking action at UD
Around Campus...
Faith/Mission 08.19.19
Blessed Beginnings: A Reflection on Courage and Hope

"This is a good time to be alive. This is a good time for us to be here."

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Faith/Mission 08.19.19
God and a 2-year-old Get a Prof Arrested

“It was a call from God,” said George DeMarco, Professor of Physical Education and Sports Studies. 

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I need to do a better job accepting the church as a grey area instead of seeing it as inherently flawed. It’s something that I need to actively work to fix, not abandon.

Student at the UD Synod of Young People



Campus Ministry

Liberty Hall, Room 101
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0408

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