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  •  November 10 to November 16, 2014

    Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

    November 10-November 16, 2014

    Remembering the UCA Marytrs

    Thursday, November 13, 4-5 pm, Mission Church

    Please join the SCU community as we remember in prayer the six Jesuits and two women who were killed on the grounds of the UCA, the Jesuit university in El Salvador, 25 years ago. We will honor these martyrs, whom we memorialize with the eight white crosses in front of the Mission Church, as well as the many other prophetic voices whose words and actions call us to live with truth and love.


    eXaLT

    Thursday, November 13, 8-9 pm, Mission Church

    Experience eucharistic adoration, worship, and refreshments with CLC. If you have any questions, contact Ana Fuentes (abfuentes@scu.edu) or Charlotte Coe (ccoe@scu.edu)


    CLC Service Immersion

    Friday, November 14, 3:30-5 pm, Luther Burbank School

    Come interact and play with the children at Luther Burbank School in San Jose. If you have any questions, contact Jimmy Harrison (jgharrison@scu.edu) or Hope Titus (hetitus@scu.edu)


    Apply to serve as a DISCOVER Retreat leader

    The DISCOVER Retreat is a dynamic weekend that engages in the process and the practices of discernment. It will be held at Hidden Villa Hostel, February 6-8, 2014. Applications are now available to current Juniors and Seniors for the 5 student leader positions; leaders give talks and facilitate small groups. Prior participation is not a prerequisite for serving as a leader. The commitment, meeting times and expectations of student leaders are included in the online application. Contact Charlotte Coe (ccoe@scu.edu)  or Victor Lemus (vlemus@scu.edu) for more information.


    Fair Trade gift sale

    Monday-Friday November 17-21, outside of Benson

    feel good about the Christmas gifts you give this year by buying gifts for your friends and family from the CRS fair trade gift sale. CRS student ambassadors will be selling fair trade items outside of Benson. The artisans are paid a fair wage for their products and a percent of the proceeds also benefit the work of Catholic Relief Services. Contact Grace Lacayo (glacayo@scu.edu) or Sara Seligmann (sseligmann@scu.edu) for more information.


    Ongoing events:

    Bible Study

    Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Campus Ministry
    Got questions about the Christian Bible? So do we! You are warmly invited to join the ecumenical Bible Study every Tuesday evening in Campus Ministry. This study is for everyone – from cradle Christians to those just beginning to encounter the Scriptures. We provide snacks and Bibles, all you have to do is bring yourself (and maybe a friend). This quarter we are looking at Scripture and Social Justice.For more information please contact Rev. Laura Brekke or Hope Titus.


    Sunday Evening Liturgies

    6 p.m. and 9 p.m., Mission Church

    Join with old friends and new in the joyful celebration of the Eucharist. These Catholic liturgies are a hallmark of the Santa Clara University community. All are welcome!


    Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) & Sacrament of Confirmation

    Interested in exploring questions of faith within the Catholic tradition, and possibly celebrating the sacraments of Baptism, Confirmation and/or First Eucharist? Preparation for these sacraments is available for current SCU students, undergrad and graduate. Please see the website or contact John Michael Reyes (jmreyes@scu.edu) or Ali Martinez (asmartinez@scu.edu). for more information.


    Society of St Vincent de Paul Youth ‘Vinnies’ Meeting

    Thursday, November 13, 6 pm., Campus Ministry

    We are a group of enthusiastic students who are working together to help those who could use a step up (for example the homeless). Twice monthly meetings, contact Dany Kelly or visit the Facebook page.

 
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