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  •  March 16 to March 22, 2015

    Monday, Mar. 16, 2015

    Finals Week Study Break

    Monday through Thursday, Campus Ministry large meeting room

    Take a break, watch a movie, have some goodies, and...use our old pictures to make a large collage? Yes, we have leftover pictures that formerly decorated our office. Come and help us turn them into something new.


    Sunday Liturgy Schedule/Spring Break

    3/22: 10 a.m. ONLY

    3/29: Palm Sunday- 10 a.m. and 9 p.m. (NO 6 p.m.)


    Triduum/Easter Liturgies

    4/2: Holy Thursday- 8 p.m.

    4/3: Good Friday- 3 p.m. (No classes)

    4/4: Easter Vigil (Holy Saturday)- 8:30 p.m.

    4/5: Easter Sunday- 9 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.


    Weekend Silent Retreat Registration

    April 17-19, 2015, Vallombrosa Retreat Center, Menlo Park, CA

    Registration for the Weekend Silent Retreat is now open. Enjoy this three-day weekend retreat which will guide you through exercises of contemplation, spiritual direction, and prayer. For more information, please contact Charlotte Coe at or Victor Lemus at


    Sacrament of 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. For more details and to register, or contact John Michael Reyes or Ali Martinez.


    Open applications:


    Campus Ministry Internships

    Applications due April 7

    If learning more about work in ministry and developing your own leadership skills seem interesting to you, we hope you’ll consider an internship in Campus Ministry. Internship applications for the 2015-2016 school year will be available starting this Monday, March 3, on the Campus Ministry website. Visit for details. To apply, visit:


    Now Hiring 2015-2016 Spirituality Facilitators! (formerly “Resident Ministers”)

    In this ten-month, renewable, fixed-term, part-time position (August 15-June 15) Spirituality Facilitators work in collaboration with Campus Ministry and their Residential Learning Community leadership teams to support the vocational, spiritual, intellectual, personal, and social development of undergraduate students who live on campus.  Info sessions to find out more about being a Live-In Spirituality Facilitator are happening in Campus Ministry:

    Monday March 16 @ 5:00 p.m.

    Wednesday March 18 @ 12:00 p.m.

    Apply by Wednesday, April 8, here:

    More info? or email Julia Claire Landry,


    Washington to Washington Program Application

    Applications due Wednesday, April 8

    The Washington to Washington program is a year-long experience that will invite you to explore themes of justice through ongoing accompaniment with mothers of the Greater Washington Neighborhood of San Jose. An integral part of the program is the Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice in Washington, DC (November 7-9). More details can be found on the application, linked above. For more information, please contact Matt Smith.


    Become a CRS Student Ambassador

    After 9 pm Mass

    Continue your lenten journey of solidarity by learning more about the work of Catholic Relief Services. Stop by our table after mass and learn how you can make a difference on campus and around the world. for more details contact Sara Seligmann


    Ongoing opportunities:

    Sacrament of Reconciliation during Lent
    Mission Church Reconciliation Room
    Sunday evenings, 8-8:45 p.m (except 3/22)

    Mondays, 11:30 a.m.


    Ecumenical Bible Study

    Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30, Campus Ministry

    Join us as we continue our study of the Gospel of Luke. Bibles and snacks provided! All are welcome. For more information contact Rev. Laura Brekke or Hope Titus.


    Zen Mindfulness Meditation

    Wednesdays during weeks 1-10, 5:15-6:10 p.m., Multifaith Sanctuary, St. Joseph Hall

    Take a moment to meditate with others and learn about Zen sitting meditation. No experience is required. Come as you can; leave when you must.


    Lenten Simple Meal

    Fridays during Lent, 6:30 p.m., Sanfilippo lounge

    Enrich your Lenten practices and grow in solidarity through joining in a Catholic Relief Service Lenten simple meal and reflection from a different featured country each week. For more details contact Sara Seligmann at


Open weekdays from 9 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.
Benson Center 105, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053
(408) 554-4372 (main line)
(408) 554-4373 (fax)