Mass of the Holy Spirit – September 13, 2020

The Mass will be available for LiveStream here.

Be part of a global Jesuit tradition as we call on the Holy Spirit to ignite our new academic year with the fire of God’s blessings! Join us as we unite as a Fordham community in heart, mind, and spirit for the celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit

Sunday, September 13, 2020

5:00 PM

Presider and Homilist

Rev. Jospeh M. McShane, S.J.

President, Fordham University

Lincoln Center

Gather together in-person in Lowenstein 206 (Welcome Center) for distribution of communion and a community viewing of the livestream of the Mass of the Holy Spirit.  

Please sign-up in advance as space is limited.

Stick around following the Mass for the first gathering of the year of the Catholic Student Fellowship.  Lowenstein 206 and via Zoom

Rose Hill

University Church in-person attendance is limited to the first 50 reservations for the 11 a.m., 5 & 8 p.m. Sign up here. If you are unable to join in-person, please connect via Livestream.

Prophetic Fire: The Power of Hip-Hop, Media, and Faith

Friday, October 25th | 12 p.m.
Flom Auditorium, Walsh Family Library | Rose Hill Campus

Jesuit Scholastic and FCRH class of 2013 grad, Michael Martinez, S.J. is coming to Fordham once more to share his Prophetic Fire! Come find out how he uses hip hop in ministry and works with new Media. Combining these mediums with his Ignatian Spirituality he lives a faith that does justice and lights a room up. The event features a live performance from and a conversation of faith, hip-hop, and media. 

Check out Michael’s website to see what his Prophetic Fire is all about!

Sponsored by the Francis & Ann Curran Center for American Catholic Studies with support from the Office of Campus Ministry as part of Ignatian Week 2019 |

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Mass in Celebration of St. Ignatius Loyola, Founder of the Society of Jesus

Sunday, October 20

7:00 p.m. | University Church, Rose Hill | Reception to follow

7:30 p.m. | Blessed Rupert Mayer, S.J., Chapel, Lowenstein 221, Lincoln Center | Reception to follow

This Ignatian Week, celebrate St. Ignatius Loyola and Fordham’s living history of Jesuit education at Sunday Mass! On both campuses a reception will follow Mass free T-shirts will be distributed while supplies last.

Questions may be addressed to: (Rose Hill) | (Lincoln Center)

IFTJ 2019: Radical Hope, Prophetic Action

Sign Up to be a part of the Fordham Delegation Here!

Its that time of year again! The Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice is on its way and we couldn’t be more excited. IFTJ is the largest annual social justice gathering of students, faculty and staff from Jesuit High Schools, Colleges and Universities in the United States.

The Teach-In is a time to learn, reflect, pray, network, and get catalyzed to create change alongside your peers from around the nation. Interested already? There’s even more:

  • 2019 Advocacy Focus: Environmental Justice & Humane Migration
  • Keynote speakers:
    • Marcia Chatelain PH.D. – Race and Ethnicity Scholar!
    • Sr. Peggy O’Neil – Founder, Centro Arte Para la Paz!
    • and Reyna Montoya – Founder and CEO, Aliento!
  • Breakout Sessions on dozens of social justice topics!
  • Advocacy Day: Advocate with your congressional representative!
  • A long weekend in Washington, DC!

For more information feel free to contact Erin Hoffman:

Visit the IFTJ website:

Sign Up to be a part of the Fordham Delegation Here!

Mass of the Holy Spirit

Rose Hill

Sunday, September 9
4 p.m.  |  University Church

(Barbecue on McGinley Lawn to follow)

Joseph M. McShane, S.J.
President of Fordham University
Celebrant and Homilist

Lincoln Center

Thursday, September 13
12:30 p.m. | McNally Amphitheatre
(Refreshments in Platt Court to follow)

Joseph M. McShane, S.J.
President of Fordham University
Celebrant and Homilist


Tuesday, September 18
12:45 p.m. | Campus Courtyard

(Reception to follow)

José-Luis Salazar, S.J.
Executive Director of Campus Ministry
Celebrant and Homilist