Archive: Mission and Ministry

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Advent 2016 Daily Devotional is HERE

The Office of Mission and Ministry at Georgetown University is pleased to offer you the 2016 Advent Daily Devotional, created by and for the Georgetown University community. The…

November 15, 2016


God in All Things…Even SaxaNet (CIR Series No. 03)

This blog post is part of a series of reflective pieces written by various Chaplains-in-Residence. The Chaplains-in-Residence play a special role in the lives of students on…

November 10, 2016


Georgetown University Chaplains Reflect on Jesuit Values at New Student Orientation

Moderating the inaugural “NSO Jesuit Values Panel” was a very special honor for me. After all, who wouldn’t want to hang out with our amazing chaplains? But apart from, …

October 4, 2016


Inspired Reflection Through Pilgrimage: Part of the “As This Jesuit Sees It” Series

Written by Rev. Gregory Schenden, S.J., Roman Catholic Chaplain. This article originally appeared on September 30, 2016, in the Hoya and can be found online here. “As…

October 4, 2016


A Lesson in Hope In Becraft’s Story: Part of the “As This Jesuit Sees It” Series

Written by Rev. Matthew Carnes, S.J., Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Latin American Studies. This article originally appeared on September 16, in the Hoya…

September 16, 2016


An Advisor’s Reflection: “If you want peace, work for justice.”

“If you want peace, work for justice.” This profound statement from Pope Paul VI has been a guiding force throughout my life. The power of which was further emphasized to…

September 12, 2016


Interim VP for Mission & Ministry Offers Parents Inspirational Words on a Georgetown Education

August 27th, 2016 My name is Howard Gray, S.J. I am a priest of the Society of Jesus and the Interim Vice President for Mission and Ministry here at Georgetown University. I want…

September 7, 2016


Deep Silence Spurs Reflection: Part of the “As This Jesuit Sees It” Series

How does the whirlwind that is New Student Orientation at Georgetown conclude? Not with cries and cheers, nor with blaring horns. Rather, it concludes in a sustained hush, in…

September 4, 2016


The Circle of Companions: Fr. Mark Luedtke, SJ

The following article was originally posted by Midwest Jesuits (new window) and can be found online he (new window)re. Father Mark Luedtke, SJ, encounters Christ wherever he.…

August 31, 2016


Nine Jesuits to Pronounce First Vows

A Jesuit brother of mine recently used the Latin phrase jubilate Deo to reference this year’s vow day, that was held this year on Saturday, August 13 in the United States. …

August 15, 2016