Mission/Ministry

Community Celebrates Advent Liturgy

The community celebrated its annual Advent Liturgy, Friday, December 20, 2019 in the John H. Ryan Jr. Memorial Gymnasium. We were blessed to once again welcome Bishop Emeritus Matthew Clark who presided over the Mass. Special thanks to Ben Talbot,… Read More

Christmas Blessings Drive

More than 200 jackets and coats have been purchased and will be donated to the House of Mercy. For this year’s Christmas Blessings Drive, high school students are being asked to make monetary donations to help offset the cost of… Read More

Agape Latte 6.0: “The Gatorade Dump”

On Tuesday, December 10 at flex, Dan Bates, a member of McQuaid’s physical education department and assistant football coach, delivered Agape Latte 6.0: “The Gatorade Dump” in the Wegman Center Atrium. Students, faculty, and staff gathered to hear why Coach… Read More

Nativity Students Visit McQuaid

On December 10, McQuaid Jesuit welcomed Nativity Prep’s eighth grade class for their inaugural retreat day. Students reflected on finding their purpose, the gifts they bring to their community, and how to navigate the transition from middle school to high… Read More

Arrupe Society Skypes with Microfinance Recipients

Earlier this week, students from the Arrupe Society skyped with women at the Working Families Center in Quito, Ecuador. These women received loans for their small businesses through the Arrupe Society’s microfinance program. The women showed students the items or… Read More

Kairos 82

Kairos 82 took place at Notre Dame Retreat House from November 24-27. Based on The Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, Kairos is a Greek word that means “God’s time.” The retreat is a four-day, three-night experience where students get to… Read More

Sister Helen Prejean to Speak During Xavier Week

Inspired by Saint Francis Xavier’s extraordinary example of encountering the world, preaching the gospel, and working for a more just society, the McQuaid Jesuit community annually celebrates its patron saint through the recognition of “Xavier Week,” formerly “Xavier Day.” Xavier… Read More

Students “Meet the Jesuits”

As part of National Vocations Awareness Week, Mission & Ministry hosted our annual “Meet the Jesuits” event. Students heard vocation stories from Fr. Al Hicks, S.J., Fr. Tom Slon, S.J. and Fr. Bob Reiser, S.J. If you are interested in… Read More