This Week at Newman – February 7, 2016

Ash Wednesday Masses: 8 AM in the Chapel, 12 PM (noon) on the Mall, 5 PM in the Chapel, 7 PM on the Mall.  Ash Wednesday is February 10 (Wednesday).  Find us at 1615 E. 2nd St - 2nd St/Cherry Ave

Newman Sustaining Board Scholarship: 2 $5000 Awards.  Application Deadline is March 11; Apply Soon at

Catholic Relief Services UA Chapter Informational Meeting: Friday, Feb 5, 6PM in the Student Lounge.  Please send any questions to Paul Mather at

Super Bowl 50 Watching Party on Sunday, Feb. 7 at 4PM in Green Hall, hosted by the UA KoC

Word Encounter Sign-Ups

Word Encounter is small faith-sharing groups that meet weekly for about an hour to meditate on Scripture through Lectio Divina. To sign up for Word Encounter for the Spring 2016 semester, Click Here.

Word Encounter

1st Annual Lenten Food Drive: Ash Wednesday through Palm Sunday (Feb 10–March 20).  Non-perishable food items only, please.  Donations Benefit the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona.  Collection Boxes are located throughout the Newman Center

KoC Fish Fry Fridays: Lenten Fish Frys.  Friday, Feb 12, Feb 26, and Mar 4 at 6PM in Green Hall.  Come to a Fish Fry Friday with the UA Knights at 6PM in Green Hall at the Saint Thomas Newman Center.  Price is $5 per plate of fish, fries, and a drink!! Join us for Food, Fellowship, and Fun!

KoC Blood Drive!  Giving = Living; Feb 23, 2016 from 9AM to 5PM; Cherry Street Near the UA Mall; Contact Omar Pereyra at 520-869-8296 or visit

Spring Retreat: Man and Woman He Created Them

The topic of the first 2016 spring retreat is: Man and Women He Created Them; to register for the retreat, Click Here.

Interested in Music? 

The 9:30 am, 11:15 am, and 5 pm Masses are looking for new musicians.
If you are interested in serving as a musician, please contact the following music leaders.

Daniela Rolph 11:15 am
Christian Nguyen 9:30 am, 5 pm

Intimacy of Faith

Beginning now through May 2016, the Arizona State Museum will have an exhibit called, Intimacy of Faith. Featuring retablos and ex-votos from the private collection of Gloria Fraser Giffords and the Giffords family, this exhibit explores the material expressions of petition and gratitude within the Mexican folk religious tradition. Click here for more information. 


Morality: The Catholic View (Discussion); Mondays at 7:30 PM in the Student Lounge

Papers from Rome: Humanae Vitae Discussion: Wednesdays at 7:30 PM in the Student Lounge

Deepen your Faith and Find Community with Newman Nights, Thursdays at 7 PM in the Student Lounge.  For Questions, contact Beth Langdon at

Philosophy or Life? Discussion: Fridays at 3 PM in the Library

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