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.
Join Fr. James Martin, SJ in an interactive conversation on how to engage controversy constructively – both in social media and our daily conversations. Come with your questions and examples from your own experience!
Thursday, February 8th | 8:00 p.m.
South Lounge, Lincoln Center
James Martin, SJ is Editor-at-Large at America Media and author of several books including, Building a Bridge: How the Catholic Church and the LGBT Community Can Enter into a Relationship of Respect, Compassion, and Sensitivity. A limited number of copies will be available for purchase.
Participants will receive 5 raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes such as an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and more!
For more information contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu
Celebrate Ignatian Week by participating in a day (or half day) of service in our local communities.
Sign up to serve at any of the following sites (Please note, times listed are those to be served at the site. Please allow additional time before/after for meeting and transportation. Details will be sent out prior to the project.):
9:00 am-12:00 pm || New York Common Pantry (Bronx)
We will be working with families that are experiencing food scarcity (Departs from Rose Hill, Transportation provided)
9:00 am – 5:00 || University Neighborhood Housing Program“Housing Connect-A-Thon”
Help individuals enroll in Housing Connect, NYC’s online affordable housing lottery resource. **Spanish speaking skills appreciated but not required** (Departs from Rose Hill, Walk from campus)
10:30 am – 1:30 pm || St. Vincent de Paul, 145 East 23rd Street
Kenmore Hall will identify its “highest needs” tenants who will benefit from the social interaction and cleaning services from volunteers. We will start off the day with a social breakfast between tenants and volunteers before pairing them together. The cleaning services are up to what volunteers are comfortable with doing including trash collection, sweeping and mopping. (Departs from Lincoln Center, MetroCards provided)
Work in teams of 4-6 to solve a series of challenges and puzzles to decode the cipher that unlocks the door so you can Escape the Room in this Jesuit-themed challenge! Escape the Room will take place at both Rose Hill and Lincoln Center.
Escape the Room at Lincoln Center:
Tuesday, February 6th
12-3 p.m. | 140 W 62nd St. Rooms G76 A&B
7-9 p.m. | McMahon 109 & McKeon 22-05