Xavier University of Louisiana

Office

Administration Building

Suite 101A

Monday - Friday

8:30AM - 4:30PM

(504)520-7593


St. Katharine Drexel Chapel

chapel

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Unless otherwise noted, Daily Mass is in the Chapel at Noon and Sunday Mass is at 12:30 PM. The Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is available 30 min. prior to all Masses. There is Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament every Wednesday from after Mass until 4 PM. The regular Schedule for Morning Praise, Bible Study, RCIA, Gospel Choir, Sacred Dance, and Dormitory Prayer Circles is listed in Opportunities. Unless highlighted in bold, events are sponsored by Campus Ministry


AUGUST

20 Mass at 8 AM
(due to XU Faculty Institute)
CHAPEL
28 Noon Mass for Recently Deceased CHAPEL
29 Open House 
10-11:45 AM and 12:45—2 PM
ADM 101 (Former CHAPEL)

SEPTEMBER

1--5 Ministry Training--TBA TBA
11 Noon Mass—
Remembrance of 9/11 Tragedies
Recovery Mass with Blessing/Anointing
Immediately after Mass and at 4:30PM
CHAPEL
12 Campus Ministry Social  6:30 PM ADM 101 (Former CHAPEL)
14 Mass of the Holy Spirit ~10 AM CHAPEL
21 Memorial Mass for Alexandra Johnson
12:30
CHAPEL
23 Spirit Praise  4 PM TBA
25 Noon Mass for Recently Deceased CHAPEL
26 Noon Mass Memorial for
Augusta Hicks Bayonne
CHAPEL
28 Sunday Celebration of St. Michael
12:30 PM
CHAPEL

OCTOBER

5 Sunday Celebration of St. Francis of Assisi
12:30 PM
CHAPEL
6-8 Revival—Rev. Maurice Nutt
7 PM
CHAPEL
7 Mass at 8 AM
(due to XU Convocation at Noon)
CHAPEL
17-19 STUDENT RETREAT WEEKEND
(Leave after school on Friday
Return for Sunday Mass)
St. Augustine Retreat Center
Bay St. Louis, MS
23 Staff/Faculty Morning of Reflection
10 AM to Noon
CHAPEL
23 Noon Mass for the Recently Deceased CHAPEL
31 All Hallows Eve—7 PM CHAPEL

NOVEMBER

2 Sunday Celebration of St. Martin de Porres
12:30 PM
CHAPEL
.3 Noon Mass Commemoration
of All Souls Day
CHAPEL
9 Sunday Celebration of Black Saints
Black Catholic History Month
CHAPEL
16 Sunday Celebration of Black Saints
Black Catholic History Month
CHAPEL
18 Spirit Praise TBA
20 Noon Mass for the Recently Deceased CHAPEL
23 Sunday Celebration for
Alumni Reunion
9:30 AM
(no 12:30 PM Mass)
CHAPEL
26 Thanksgiving Mass—11 AM CHAPEL
30 Sunday Celebration of Black Saints
Black Catholic History Month
CHAPEL

DECEMBER

3 Noon Mass Celebration of St. Francis Xavier
Followed by blessing of the Creche
CHAPEL
5 Finals Prayer Service
8:00 PM
CHAPEL

JANUARY

FEBRUARY

1 Sunday Mass--National Day of Prayer for African American Family CHAPEL
8-14 “Loved Ones” Week  
12 Anointing/Sacrament of the Sick
at Noon Mass and at 4:30 PM
CHAPEL
18 Ash Wednesday
Ashes distr
7 Mass at 8 AM
(due to XU Faculty Institute)
CHAPEL
11 Sunday 12:30 Mass
Trafficking Awareness
CHAPEL
16 Open House 
10-11:45 AM and 12:45—2 PM
ADM. BLDG. RM. 101
18 Sunday 12:30 Mass Honors
Martin Luther King, Jr.
CHAPEL
18-25 Unity Octave Morning Prayer and Mass
19 School closed—no Morning Praise/no Mass  
22 Noon Mass for the Recently Deceased CHAPEL
27 Spirit Praise--4 PM TBA
ibuted at Mass and at 4:30 PM
CHAPEL
19 Chinese New Year Prayer at Noon Mass CHAPEL
22 to-March 3 Novena--St. Katharine Drexel at Morning Praise and right after Mass CHAPEL
? Catholicism for the Curious TBA
20 Stations of the Cross—after Noon Mass CHAPEL
24 Mass at 8 AM
(due to XU Convocation at Noon)
CHAPEL
24 Spirit Praise--4 PM TBA
26 Noon Mass for the Recently Deceased CHAPEL
20 Stations of the Cross—after Noon Mass CHAPEL

MARCH

1 Sunday Mass Honors
St. Katharine Drexel
CHAPEL
6 Stations of the Cross—after Noon Mass CHAPEL
13 Stations of the Cross—after Noon Mass CHAPEL
19 Staff/Faculty Morning of Reflection
10 AM to Noon
CHAPEL
19 Noon Mass Honors St. Joseph  
20 Stations of the Cross—after Noon Mass CHAPEL
20-22 STUDENT RETREAT WEEKEND
(Leave after school on Friday
Return for Sunday Mass)
St. Augustine Retreat Center
Bay St. Louis, MS
24 Spirit Praise--4 PM TBA
26 Noon Mass for the Recently Deceased CHAPEL
27 Stations of the Cross—after Noon Mass CHAPEL
29 Palm Sunday Mass CHAPEL

APRIL

1--5 Spring Break—no Services  
5 Easter Sunday Mass CHAPEL
TBA Busy Persons’ Retreat--TBA  
22 Earth Day Celebration at Noon Mass CHAPEL
23 Noon Mass for the Recently Deceased CHAPEL
24 Noon Mass
Appreciation of Administrative  Professionals
CHAPEL
26 Year End Celebration TBA
28 Finals Prayer Service—8 PM CHAPEL

APRIL

8 Baccalaureate Convocation Center
9 Commencement Convocation Center
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