Faith/mission


Video: IPI Hosts Intern from Malawi

December 15, 2017

Ignatius Mvula spent two months this fall at the University of Dayton’s Institute for Pastoral Initiatives (IPI) learning to develop online faith formation courses for his diocese in Malawi, Africa.


The Marian Library Acquires Seven Works by Eric Gill

December 14, 2017

The prints which the Marian Library has acquired, express the spiritual side of Gill who is associated with the Arts and Crafts movement.


Reflection: Celebrating the Birth of Christ

December 14, 2017

As Christmas approaches, it’s nice to take time to quietly reflect on the beauty and blessings in our lives.


God Loves and Blesses a Cheerful Giver

December 11, 2017

Gifts from the heart are the best gifts of all.


IMRI Weekly Features: Dec. 11, 2017

December 11, 2017

Continuing with resources for Advent, we also prepare for the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe which falls on Dec. 12.


The Light Shines in Darkness, and the Darkness Has Not Overcome It

December 07, 2017

How blessed is it then to pray and worship within a liturgical mindset that places four candles at the center of the worship space, with more light being added as we move towards the Nativity of the Lord rather than diminished as it does outside!


The Mystery of the Spanish Antiphonary

December 06, 2017

Scholarly sleuths delight in the discovery of new clues about the age, origins and purposes of a rare book of Christmastide antiphons.


Mary in the News: Dec. 6, 2017

December 06, 2017

Read recent items about Mary in both Catholic and secular news. Also, see International Marian Research Institute news and updates.


From Malawi to Dayton

December 05, 2017

A nativity set carved from 29 different native woods is a must see at this year's "At the Manger: World Nativity Traditions" exhibit.


IMRI Weekly Features: Dec. 4, 2017

December 03, 2017

The resources selected for this week focus on Advent and the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception.

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