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Encountering Faith; Transforming Life

Welcome, Incoming Students!

Happy Callings StudentsThere are so many ways to get involved with Campus Ministry! Explore the links to the right to help you get started.

6 Feet Apart But Together in Faith

This school year is beginning like no other year in the past, and that's OK, because Flyers are always up for new possibilities and challenges! Campus Ministry is ready to be part of your UD experience.

6 Feet Apart But Together in Faith

This school year is beginning like no other year in the past, and that's OK, because Flyers are always up for new possibilities and challenges! Campus Ministry is ready to be part of your UD experience.

Mass for the Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary,
Saturday, August 15 at 10am

Mass will be celebrated in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception with a capacity of 50 people. No reservation required, participants will be seated on a first-come, first-seated basis.  The Mass will also be live streamed here on YouTube.

Mass schedule for Sunday, August 16, Chapel of the Immaculate Conception

Sunday Mass will take place at 10am and 6pm with a capacity of 50. Attendees should register for the event using 1850 and searching for "Campus Ministry Mass, Interdenominational Worship, and Prayer". If you are an outside guest, please visit https://1850.udayton.edu/events to search for the event and register. 
Sunday Mass will also be livestreamed on the UD Campus Ministry YouTube Channel. 

Daily 12:30 Mass has resumed and registration is required for this Mass as well.

For more information concerning registering for Masses and what to expect when you attend Mass at the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception, please read the "August Letter for Mass in Time of Covid" here.

Are you Up For the Challenge?

We know you are! If you are looking for a way to start the semester right, these challenges are just the thing. Get to know other students, learn more about the Marianist founders, enjoy great music, maybe even earn your first PATH point! Find the daily challenge here or on our Facebook (udaytoncampusministry) and/or Instagram (udcampusministry) feeds.

Challenge of the Day Calendar

UDI 264 Mini Course: The Anti Racism Challenge

This five-week long mini-course will consist of a weekly video, podcast, reading, action, and prayer, as well as small group discussions on many aspects of racism in US society. The first two weeks will happen before the fall 2020 semester officially starts. It’s best to register by August 7; the first assignment is for August 11 and enrollment is limited. For more information, contact Nick Cardilino at ncardilino1@udayton.edu

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Campus Ministry is Here For You

We are here to assist you, listen to you and support you. Whether you want to find out about retreats and small journey groups to enhance your spiritual life, have a great idea for a faith and/or service club, need direction to organize a social justice event or just want to talk, we are here!

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Faith/Mission 08.05.20
A Prayer for Educators, Parents, and Students

While every school year is unique, this year is beginning with unprecedented challenges and opportunities.  We are grateful to Fr. Satish Joseph, Pastor of Immaculate Conception & St. Helen parishes, for this wonderful prayer to start the year.

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We should not let it be said that George Floyd died for no reason. We should honor the sacrifice of his life by removing racism and hate from our hearts and renewing our commitment to fulfill our nation’s sacred promise — to be a beloved community of life, liberty, and equality for all.

Archbishop José Gomez

President of the US Conference of Catholic Bishops

Faith/Mission 07.21.20
Prayer for All Times and Seasons: Liturgy of the Hours on Campus

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage on in our community, I have found myself relying more and more each day on the Liturgy of the Hours and the way that it invites us as a community of believers to connect with our ancestors of faith in longing for the fullness of time and redemption of all people. 

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Faith/Mission 06.12.20
Fall Semester: Be Like a Brook

Change. Uncertainty. Apprehension.  What will Fall semester look like at UD? How will physical distancing affect our sense of community?

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Faith/Mission 07.21.20
Yes, Callings Can Happen Virtually

This summer, student leaders channeled the Marianist spirit by responding to the moment and providing a virtual place for first-year students to seek connection and explore their call as new UD students.

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Virtual Retreats and Live Stream Masses

Find Campus Ministry faith programs on line including live stream Masses.

Faith Resources
Students  performing service

University of Dayton Selected as a Top School for Service

University of Dayton, Campus Ministry and the Center for Social Concern have been selected by the Catholic Volunteer Network as one of their 2020 Top Schools for Service.

University of Dayton Selected as a Top School for Service

Students  performing service

University of Dayton, Campus Ministry and the Center for Social Concern have been selected by the Catholic Volunteer Network as one of their 2020 Top Schools for Service.

Faith/Mission

Miryam Award Winners 2020

2020 Miryam Award Winners Announced

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Pope Francis’ Prayer to Mary During Coronavirus Pandemic 

O Mary, you always shine on our path as a sign of salvation and of hope. We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick, who at the cross took part in Jesus' pain, keeping your faith firm. You, Salvation of the Roman People, know what we need, and we are sure you will provide so that, as in Cana of Galilee, we may return to joy and to feasting after this time of trial. Help us, Mother of Divine Love, to conform to the will of the Father and to do as we are told by Jesus, who has taken upon himself our sufferings and carried our sorrows to lead us, through the cross, to the joy of the resurrection. Amen. Under your protection, we seek refuge, Holy Mother of God. Do not disdain the entreaties of we who are in trial, but deliver us from every danger, O glorious and blessed Virgin.

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Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0408
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