Week of Reconciliation

“To celebrate the Sacrament of Reconciliation is to be wrapped in a warm embrace”-Pope Francis

In the season of Lent, we offer many additional opportunities for the sacrament of Reconciliation.  Throughout the day on Monday, March 5th we will have various events taking place. All are welcome!

March 5th, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, 5:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Confessions in the University Church

March 5th, 12:05 PM
Daily Mass in University Church

March 5th, 5:15 PM – 5:45 PM
Service of the Word with Fr. Koterski, S.J.

March 5th-March 9th
Confessions in the Residence Hall

Ash Wednesday

Rose Hill Campus

Mass

8:30 a.m., 12:05 p.m., 5:15 p.m., and 8 p.m. at University Church 

5:30 p.m. at  St. Robert Bellarmine, S.J., Chapel in Spellman Hall

Distribution of Ashes

11 a.m. at Faculty Memorial Hall 

2 p.m. at the McGinley Ballroom

Lincoln Center Campus

Mass

8:30 a.m., and 12 p.m. at Blessed Rupert Mayer, S.J., Chapel in Lowenstein Center, Room 221

Distribution of Ashes

11:30 a.m. at Martino Hall, 45 Columbus Avenue, 9th-Floor Conference Room

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

7 p.m. at McMahon Hall, Room 109

8 p.m. at McKeon Hall, 22-05

Westchester Campus

Mass

12 p.m. at Blessed Miguel Pro, S.J., Chapel

Distribution of Ashes

5 p.m. at Blessed Miguel Pro, S.J., Chapel

Mardi Gras

Join us TODAY for our annual New Orleans Style MARDI GRAS party!!

Celebrate  with lots of yummy food, great music, and wonderful friends as we enter into the Lenten Season.

The fun begins at 5:00 PM in the Ignatius Loyola Room! We hope to see you there!!

Ignatian Week Events & Raffle!


Ignatian Week is coming!

Ignatian Week celebrates the rich heritage of Fordham’s Jesuit mission and the ways it is alive and thriving at Fordham today.

How does our Ignatian tradition encourage us to envision a more just and loving world?

Attend any or all of the events at the Rose Hill, Lincoln Center, and Westchester campuses to:

  • Reflect on how Ignatian Spirituality can deepen your understanding and engagement with the world,
  • Learn more about who the Jesuits of Fordham are and what the Ignatian tradition can offer each of us, and
  • Engage your Ignatian imagination!

Ignatian Week events participants will be given raffle tickets at each event for a chance to win great prizes including an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and more.  The more events you attend, the better your chance to win!

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events, which includes a list of how many raffle tickets you receive at each event!

 

See the full schedule of events for opportunities to engage your Ignatian imagination (and win some great prizes)!

Contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu for more information.

Fr. James Martin, SJ on How to Listen Like a Jesuit: Engaging Controversy Constructively

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

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

 

Pedro Arrupe, SJ Day of Service

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)

Learn more and to register to participate (pre-registration required)

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 Gil Severiano (severiano@fordham.edu)

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

 

Jesuit Storytelling: 3 Generations of Jesuits

Listen to the stories of 3 generations of Jesuits from the Fordham community and ask them questions in this interactive conversation.

Tuesday, February 6th | 7 p.m.

Bepler Commons, Rose Hill

Participants will each 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

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

 

 

#GetReel: Living for Others Student Film Festival – Call for Submissions!

What does “Living for Others” mean to you?  Or what would you like it to look like?

You’re invited to show us by participating in this year’s #GetReel: Living for Others Student Film Festival, which will take place Friday, February 9th at LC After Dark as part of Ignatian Week.

Please see the call for submissions and event guidelines below.  Submissions are welcome from students of any campus.  The most important things are to have fun and no prior film experience is required!

 Submissions are due by Wednesday, February 7th at 11:59pm via YouTube link sent to CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

 All those who submit films will receive 8 raffle tickets for a chance to win great prizes such as an Amazon Echo, AmEx gift card, Fordham swag, and more!

All are welcome to view the films at the Film Festival on Friday, February 9th at 8:30 p.m. in the Student Lounge at Lincoln Center.

 

For more information contact CampusMinLC@fordham.edu

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!

Trivia with the Jesuits

So you think you know about the Jesuits, Fordham, and our university mission? Put your knowledge to the test and learn new things in this interactive trivia competition complete with 4 quarters of play and several intermission challenges.  Come with a team or as an individual and join others!

Monday, February 5th at 8pm

140 W 62nd St Room G76

No pre-registration required (or even available).

Participants will each receive 3 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

Check out the full schedule of Ignatian Week events!