August 26, 2012 - Vol 6, Issue 1

Campus Ministry @ John Carroll University
Join us for 6pm or 10pm Mass tonight - Ice Cream Reception after both Masses!
Get Involved in Liturgy

10 pm Mass 2011



Sign up to be a lector or eucharistic minister. Click for the On-line sign-up 

You will be contacted about diocesan training to become a eucharistic minisiter.  General training for everyone else will be either Sunday night September 12th or Sunday night September 19th between 7 and 9 pm.  

JCU CLC Sign Ups 2012-13 - OPEN Enrollment 


Join the 250+ students who meet one hour weekly for reflection, prayer and CLC Get Involved conversation in a CHRISTIAN LIFE COMMUNITY

  • Groups consist of 8-10 students and are facilitated by trained student leaders. 
  • CLC gives a feeling of "belonging" to a group as you wrestle with finding God amidst your busy lives! 
  • Make new friends! Find a home away from home! Learn how others experience God!
  • You can sign up ANYTIME and you will be placed in a group that fits your schedule and interests.      
Click HERE to Register
Questions - Contact Fr. Jim Collins, S.J.
Student Coordinator Apps Available 

Student Coordinator Applications NOW available for SB & May 2013. Remember, applicants must have participated in a JCU Immersion Experience.  Applications due September 10th.  


Click HERE to Learn More!

Murphy Mass - Wed 9:30pmMurphy Hall

Murphy Mass begins this week -- Wednesday August 29th at 9:30 pm in Murphy Hall Chapel. 
All students are welcome -- you don't need to be a Murphy Hall resident to attend. 
       Next Sunday 6 pm Mass ONLY
Next week is Labor Day weekend.  There will be only a 6 pm Mass on Sunday, September 2nd. There will NOT be a 10 pm Mass.  Our normal schedule will resume on September 9th. 
9/4 Festival of Praise

Need time for prayer?  Do you find God in Praying with Music?  Come to the Festival of Praise on Tuesday, Sept. 4th at 9:30 pm in St. Francis Chapel.
Celebrate the Spirit 

Plan on attending the "Celebrate the Spirit" Mass on Thursday, 
September 13th at 12:05 at Gesu Church (across from Rodman Hall on Miramar).  Classes will be shortened so that you can attend Mass and join the entire JCU community for lunch.  No classes are cancelled and no classes are held between noon and 2:30 pm. 

Connect with JCU Campus Ministry


11-12 VIDEOS:

Campus Ministry Video Highlights

Celebrate the Spirit Highlights

Fr. H Paul Kim: Memoir of JCU 


11-12 PHOTOS:

Baccalaureate Mass

Senior Retreat

"I Pray" - Our culture of prayer

Manresa 21

Mass Reception - 4/15

Pray from the HeART 

CLC Revival Day

Ignatian Heritage Week - Student Mass

March for Life

Manresa 20

Celebrate the Spirit

CLC Leaders Retreat

Guidance Retreats

4G Retreat 

Post Grad Volunteer Fair 



Jamaica 2012

Ecuador 2012

El Salvador 2012

Honduras 2012

Uganda 2012

Joplin 2012

Louisville 2012

SB/May Community Day

Nicaragua 2012

New Orleans 2012

Immokalee 2012

Guatemala 2012


Orthodox Christian Fellowship (OCF)

Contact: Mira
Phone: 440-888-6213 


Contact: Dave Markovich

Visit Hillel's website at:


Muslim Student Society

Contact Sanam Farooq 


Still not finding a faith community?

If you are from a faith background for which there is currently no active group on campus, please contact Fr. Jim Collins, SJ, Coordinator of Small Faith Communities in Campus Ministry at JCU and he will work to help you form a group!

Make a prayer request or mass intention!
Get Involved in Liturgy
CLC Sign-ups
SC Apps Available
8/29 - Murphy Mass
Labor Day Mass Schedule
9/4 - Festival of Praise
Celebrate the Spirit Mass
Other Faith Ministries
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Sunday, August 26, 2012 

6:00 pm - St. Francis Chapel

Presider:  Fr. Bernie McAniff, SJ 

10:00 pm - St. Francis Chapel

Presider:  Fr. Jim Collins, S.J. 


Monday, August 27, 2012 

12:05 pm - St. Francis Chapel

Intention: JCU Class of 2016 

Presider:  Fr. Bichl, S.J. 


Tuesday, August 28, 2012  

5:05 pm - Rodman Chapel   

Intention: Ed Esch 

Presider:  Fr. Schubeck, S.J. 


Wednesday, August 29, 2012   

12:05 pm - Rodman Chapel 

Intention: Elizabeth Miess 

Presider: Fr. Bichl, S.J. 


Murphy Mass  

9:30 pm - Fr. Jim Collins, S.J. 


Thursday, August 30, 2012 

5:05 pm - Rodman Chapel

Intention: Mary Anne Javorek  

Presider:  Fr. Collins, S.J. 


Friday, August 31, 2012 

12:05 pm - St. Francis Chapel  

Intention:  Wanda Rowinski 

Presider:  Fr. Collins, S.J. 



Monday 2 - 3 PM

Fr. Cozzens - Office AD Bldg

Thursday 4 - 5 PM
Fr. Collins or Fr. McAniff in Rodman Hall Chapel

By appointment:
Fr. Bichl: 397-3075


(across the street from Rodman Hall) welcomes JCU members for Mass and confession.   



Collections for August and September will be for Jesuit Refugee Services.

Campus Ministry Staff


John Scarano 


Phone: 216-397-4701

CLC (Small Faith Communities)

Phone: 216-397-1995


Paula Fitzgerald 


Phone: 216-397-4709


Carrie Pollick

Immersion Exp. & Social Justice

Phone: 216-397-1506


Gail Roussey 

Liturgy & R.C.I.A.

Phone: 216-397-4766


Part-time  Minister 

Phone: 216-397-3075

Phone: 216-397-4717  

Resident Ministry Staff


MURPHY HALL - Room 218

Jurell Sison  

HAMLIN HALL - Room 250

Craig Sidol 

DOLAN HALL - Room 201

Gillian Halusker


Shannon Edwards

Important Links


Cleveland Catholic Diocese

Gesu Parish 

Daily Mass Readings & Podcasts

JCU's Jesuit Community

Society of Jesus

Weekly Rosary in Rodman Chapel
Rosary Beads

 Join a group of staff, faculty and students that meet each Tuesday at noon in Rodman Chapel to pray the rosary.  All are welcome.  Questions - contact Ann Buda

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