Latinx Ministry

Spanish Mass

Spanish Mass is an opportunity for all students to celebrate the Catholic Mass in Spanish. It is held approximately once a month in the Sacred Heart Chapel. Please email FAC if you would like to volunteer for a Mass: [email protected]

2019-2020 Mass in Spanish on Saturdays at 5PM.  Sacred Heart Chapel and Social after Mass.

September 14th; October 12th; November 9th; February 15th; April 18th (Quinceañera Mass)  

(Retreatants at St. Thomas University after a fun, spiritual day at the annual Latinx Retreat)

Latinx Retreat

Since 2015 we have gathered Latinas/os from CSB/SJU, St. Thomas and St. Catherine's University for a 1 day retreat hosted on one of the campuses.  These retreats are planned and led by students.  True to our mission the retreat is planned and celebrated in the Latinx traditioin.  The day is spent listening to inspiring talks, conversations and prayer experiences.

Latinx Retreat will be on March 14th, 2020. 

Retreatants say:

  • "Campus Ministry has done an amazing job at creating events and programs for the Latinx community that deepen our faith. It gives us a safe, familiar platform to further spiritually enrich our lives with other peers."
  • "Small groups allowed for deeper connections and opened real honeuhhiuhm

Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead is a holiday originated in Mexico where family and friends gather to pray for and remember their deceased loved ones and help support their spiritual journey. An event with an altar for pictures of deceased loved ones, coloring sheets to put on the altar, treats, and a prayer service for the Day of the Dead will be held on October 29th, 2019.

Quinceañera

In collaboration with ELAC (Exploring Latin American Cultures), CSB Campus Ministry puts on a Quinceañera Mass at the annual Quinceañera Celebration. Quinceañera Celebration will be on April 18th, 2020.

 

Posadas

In December we host the sixth annual Posadas wher there will be singing and procession around West Apartments, Corona and Regina and end back at the entrance of Mary Commons. Following we will have music, tostadas and treat bags to continue the celebration. Posadas will be on December 5th, 2020. 

 

Our Lady of Guadalupe

 CSB & SJU Campus Ministries collaborates to celebrate this special day that begins with the "mañanitas" in the Gathering Place at 5:45 am, Mass in the Sacred Heart Chapel. & Breakfast of Abuelita and Pan Dulce! The Feast Day of Our Lady of Guadalupe will be celebrated on December 12th, 2020.