Happy Passover! Chag Sameach! (April 22 – April 30)

Passover reminds us of the importance of freedom and collective resilience. It is a celebration of the triumph of faith over fear and the enduring promise of deliverance. Have a joyous passover!

Chocolate Seder Friday, April 19th, 5PM | Ignatius Room (Lower Level University Church) Join the Jewish Student Organizations for an evening of sweets, learning, and community

Student-Curated Passover Exhibition Come visit the display cabinets outside the Henry S.Miller Judaica Research Room in Walsh Family Library (RH) during the week of Passover to view a Passover-themed exhibition about the Seder, featuring Haggadot from Fordham’s Judaica Collection 

WHOM SHALL I SEND: a musical drama presented by the Xavier Company

Join us for a spiritual journey of faith, love, and friendship!

Director & Choreographer: Carol Ferrone
Musical Director: Gerard DeMan Playwright: JS Pecorella

FEATURING: Pasqualino Beltempo, Nikki Casseri, * Dorothy Dobkowski,
Kyle Jack, Brandon Schraml* & Tony Bartoli, Percussionist
*Courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association

Tuesday April 16th at 8:00 PM
Fordham University Church
Our Lady’s Chapel
441 East Fordham Road Bronx, NY 10458

Sponsored by Fordham Campus Ministry

Holy Week 2024

Join us to celebrate the most sacred week in the Christian Liturgical calendar!

(Sunday, March 24 – Sunday, March 31)

Palm Sunday (March 24)
Palm Procession |10:45 a.m., Church Plaza, 11 a.m., University Church
Note: There will only be one Mass on Palm Sunday.


Holy Thursday (March 28)
Mass of the Lord’s Supper | 7 p.m., University Church

Good Friday (March 29)
Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion | 3 p.m., University Church
Tenebrae Service | 8 p.m., University Church

Holy Saturday (March 30)
Easter Vigil | 8 p.m., University Church

Easter Sunday (March 31)
Mass| 11 a.m., University Church
Note: There will only be one mass on Easter Sunday.

Meet the Jewish Chaplain Finalist Candidates

The Jewish Chaplain Search Committee invites you to meet with and share your feedback on the three (3) candidate finalists who have been granted in-person campus interviews.   

Within the course of the interview day, there are three (3) opportunities for you to participate:

The Campus Partners Conversation is a chance to ask questions and learn more about the candidates’ visions and goals.

The Teach & Learn Candidate Presentation aims to give us a better sense of how they would interact with the Fordham community as a daily campus minister and spiritual leader.

The Lunch Session is an opportunity to share in a Kosher meal and informal conversation. 

Campus Partners Conversation at LC (in-person)

10:00-10:50am on Monday, March 11 in McMahon 109 (Zoom option: https://fordham.zoom.us/j/2126366268?omn=82662502615)

10:00-10:50am on Thursday, March 14 in McMahon 109 (Zoom option: https://fordham.zoom.us/j/2126366268?omn=81983484234)

10:00-10:50am on Friday, March 15 in McMahon 109 (Zoom option: https://fordham.zoom.us/j/2126366268?omn=89149337633)

Teach & Learn Candidate Presentation at LC (in-person)

11:15am-12:00 noon on Monday, March 11 Lowenstein 1017

11:15am-12:00 noon on Thursday, March 14 in Lowenstein 1017

11:15am-12:00 noon on Friday, March 15 in 140W, Room 334

Lunch Session at LC (in-person)

12:00-12:45pm on Monday, March 11 Lowenstein 1017

12:00-12:45pm on Thursday, March 14 in Lowenstein 1017

12:00-12:45pm on Friday, March 15 in 140W, Room 334

Teach & Learn Candidate Presentation at RH (in-person, repeated session from morning)

2:15-3:00pm on Monday, March 11 in Dealy 105

2:15-3:00pm on Thursday, March 14 in Keating 104

2:15-3:00pm on Friday, March 15 in Dealy 107

*REQUESTPlease inform Robert Parmach, parmach@fordham.edu, of which session(s) that you or a designate from your area/department/student organization plan to attend. Thank you. 


Robert Parmach (chair), on behalf of the search committee (Joan Cavanagh, Sarit Kattan Gribetz, Donna Lajoux, Jason Morris, Magda Tetter)

Catholic Women Speak Symposium

Celebrating women in the church: Past, Present, and Future

On Saturday March 16th, spend the day grounded in intentional community with fellow catholic women as we affirm, empower, and rejoice in our voices within the church. Featuring Presentations by Christine Firer Hinze and Julia Oseka.

Symposium: 11 AM – 5:15 PM, McShane 311

Mass: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM, University Church (mass is open to all)

Sign up here

Ash Wednesday 2024

Join us for Mass and Prayers services on February 14th marking the beginning of Lent!


Prayer Services with Distribution of Ashes

9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Masses with Distribution of Ashes

12 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Blessed Rupert Mayer, S.J., Chapel Room 221, Lowenstein Center


Prayer Services with Distribution of Ashes

10 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Great Hall, Third Floor McShane Campus Center

Masses with Distribution of Ashes

12:05 p.m., 5:15 p.m., 7 p.m. University Church 

Mardi Gras Celebration 2024

You’re Invited to Fordham’s Mardi Gras Celebration
Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler

Join the President’s Office, the Office of Campus Ministry, the Office of Student Involvement, the Administrator’s Council, and the Fordham University Association for a Fordham Mardi Gras Celebration on Tuesday, February 13

At Lincoln Center, we will celebrate with a lunch at 12:30 p.m. in 140W G76.  

At Rose Hill, we will begin our festivities at 5 p.m. in front of the McShane Campus Center with a parade around the Rose Hill campus, before returning to the McShane Campus Center’s Great Hall for food and fun.

All members of the University community are invited and encouraged to attend one or both celebrations!