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

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

 

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 distributed 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

MAY

8

Baccalaureate

Convocation Center

9

Commencement

Convocation Center

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