Archive: Mission and Ministry

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Rev. Gerard J. McGlone: “Welcome, Breath, and Shalom”

Rev. Gerard J. McGlone delivered a homily for the Mass of the Holy Spirit to welcome the incoming Class of 2023 in Gaston Hall on August 26, 2019. Attached below is the…

September 4, 2019


When Was the Last Time Your Heart Was Broken?

As part of Jesuit Heritage Week 2018, we had the pleasure of hosting Sister Simone Campbell, Executive Director of NETWORK Lobby for Catholic Social Justice, for a Dahlgren…

February 13, 2018


White Noise

Have you ever noticed, quite suddenly, that you’re immersed and surrounded by the buzz of stress and anxiety? When you notice that, what do you do? Earlier this week, I…

October 24, 2017


From the Hoya: “Bosco: Unite in Celebration of Differences”

“The Spirit always draws out this tension. There is a latent desire in each of us to reduce that which is foreign into simple categories, so that we can justify our…

October 12, 2017


Howard Gray, S.J. Graduation Examen 2017

“Hello, Graduating Seniors…” Outgoing Vice President of Mission and Ministry, Fr. Howard Gray, S.J. sat down this week to share a short reflection based on the Jesuit…

May 11, 2017


Papal Nuncio, Archbishop Christophe Pierre celebrates Mass at Dahlgren Chapel

Like most Monday mornings, I woke up, made myself breakfast and did some homework. I was midway through the semester, and used to my routine by now. Around 11:30, I went, …

May 4, 2017


What We Carry With Us: Part of the “As This Jesuit Sees It” Series

Written by Fr. Matthew Carnes, S.J., an Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Latin American Studies  at Georgetown University. This article originally appeared…

April 12, 2017


Remembering Fr. Rick Curry, S.J.

It was a typical Sunday evening in Dahlgren Chapel, the Chapel Choir was busy rehearsing for the 9:30pm Mass, and student coordinators were preparing for the liturgy. As I was…

March 18, 2017


A Life Wound By Mercy: A Sacred Lecture with Rev. Gray, S.J.

A Reflection on Fr. Howard Gray’s Sacred Lecture, “A Life Wound By Mercy” November 16, 2017 As a Lutheran, I’ve had the unusual job of representing Catholic…

December 15, 2016


Every gift for ESCAPE will be doubled this year

Every gift for ESCAPE will be matched dollar for dollar this year.  Please give today to help enhance this important campus ministry program for freshmen and transfer students.…

December 7, 2016