Witness history, shape the future

Welcome back as we celebrate both Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Blessed William Joseph Chaminade, founder of the Marianists. Both of them dreamt of equality, nonviolent advocacy for justice, and an end to poverty. Both call us to build the "Beloved Community."

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Marianist PULSE--Community, Work and God

This morning, I received an encouragement from a dear friend to "be thankful for a God who keeps us guessing." What a hard thing to be thankful for, when I would much rather tell God what I want and have it appear as if I ordered it off a menu.


Prayers of the HEART

Prayers of the HEART, which stands for Healing, Empathy, Awareness, Reconciliation and Transformation, began in September 2016, as a call for students, faculty and staff to band together and create a spirit of positive change.


Table of Plenty

12:30 p.m. — 1:45 p.m.


Bicentennial Mass & Reception

4:30 p.m. — 7 p.m.

Become a Campus Ministry Graduate Assistant

Get great professional ministry experience while you study for your master's degree in pastoral ministry or theological studies. Tuition, housing, and stipend are all included for those accepted.

Details and application
UDSAP 2017 group

UDSAP 2018

The University of Dayton Summer Appalachia Program (UDSAP) is a 50+ year old summer service program rooted in Salyersville, KY. Participants will live in community that is committed to service, simplicity, and spirituality. Want to learn more? Pick up an information packet in the Center for Social Concern (Liberty Hall 107). Application deadline is January 21.

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Hanging out in Marycrest 2015

Faith and Action Journey Group

Mondays, January 22-March 5, 7-8:30pm, ArtStreet Studio B ´╗┐The Faith and Action Journey Group is a small faith sharing community experience that focuses on how we answer the call to action against injustice, through the lens of faith. We will be exploring how different social movements and individuals made the connection between faith and justice, as well as how individual vocation spurs us in unexpected ways.

Contact Samantha for details

Upcoming Retreats

Sign up now for the Metanoia Retreat (sophomores and above, Feb. 9-11) or the Road Less Traveled Retreat (first-years, Feb. 16-17 or 23-24) or other retreats coming up later in the semester. Hurry! They're filling up quickly!

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Prayer Book

Share Your Prayer Request

Please add your prayer intentions to our chapel book of intentions.

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Campus Ministry

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