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October 27- November 3, 2013

Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013

Spirituality Tip #9076:
Find inner peace and tranquility in the midst of everyday stress and anxiety.  

Confirmation
Registration is now available for current students who are baptized, have celebrated their 1st Communion and who wish to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation. Please keep in mind that this program is only offered every other year. For more details and to register, please see our website: http://scu.edu/cm/getinvolved/sacramentalformation.cfm

Register for the Ignatian Retreat 
Applications due Friday, November 22 
bit.ly/Iggy2013 
Ignatian Retreat, Jesuit Retreat House, Los Altos, CA, December 15-20, $200. This five-day version of the Spiritual Exercises of Saint Ignatius is targeted at undergraduate and graduate students. From Sunday evening to Friday around noon, retreatants will enter into a contemplative silence. In addition to the culture of silence and extended periods of private reflection, each day also includes presentations on the spiritual exercises, a liturgy, communal gatherings for prayer, and a conversation with a spiritual director. Contact Emily Campi, ecampi@scu.edu, for more information. 

Interfaith Dinner Discussion 
Thursday, November 7, 6-7 p.m., 
Campus Ministry Large Conference Room 
Are you interested in other faiths? Want to talk about interfaith issues, concerns, ideas? Come join us for discussion on issues of interest to those of all faiths and no faith. Free dinner provided. 

Ongoing Activities:
Labyrinth
Mondays, 9am-7pm, Multifaith Sanctuary in St. Joseph’s Hall
Come explore the Labyrinth, a unique form of embodied prayer which involves journeying into the center of one’s faith and spirituality then back out. The labyrinth will be laid out in the Multifaith Sanctuary every Monday this quarter.
 
Bible Study
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Campus Ministry
Please join us in am ecumenical Bible Study each Tuesday as we gather as a community to read, reflect and learn from Scripture. This quarter will cover the books of Jonah and Esther. Whether you’re active in a church community or just learning about the Christian faith, this is a welcoming com- munity for you. All are invited!
 
RCIA (Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults)
Wednesdays, 7- 8 p.m., Campus Ministry
Do you wish to begin exploring your faith in the Catholic Church? Or were you baptized in the Catholic Church, but never did your 1st Communion and Confirmation? Please see our website for more information: http://scu.edu/cm/getinvolved/sacramentalformation.cfm.
 
Weekly Wednesday Worship
Wednesdays, 8 p.m. to 9 p.m., Multifaith Sanctuary
We will be having a Taize prayer this week. All are welcome!
 
Register for the Mission: Sustainable Challenge
http://bit.ly/msc2013
Happening all through October! The Mission: Sustainable Challenge is a daily opportunity for action and reflection on the spirituality of sustainability.

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