Weekly Features: Feb. 27, 2017

February 27, 2017

See these features for an index of resources for Mary and the Lenten season. Also see resources on African religions and Mary, Mary's Jewish identity and more.

In the News: Feb. 26, 2017

February 26, 2017

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

A Community of Welcome

February 25, 2017

Walking across campus, I struck up a conversation with a first-year African American student from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. Without prompting, he told me he grew up in a poor, inner-city neighborhood, but the University of Dayton now feels like home.

Living the Mission

February 25, 2017

The Lackner Awards dinner has become one of my favorite nights on campus. It's more than just a heartwarming evening. It lifts the soul.


February 24, 2017

Please pray especially during this Lenten season for our elect and our candidates for full communion in the Church as they prepare to celebrate the sacraments of initiation.

Our Lady of the Archives

February 23, 2017

The Blessed Virgin Mary has many important titles but one that has a special meaning here at the Marian Library is Our Lady of the Archives.

March for Life 2017

February 22, 2017

The March for Life is not just about Catholicism, but a social justice issue that impacts all human beings.

The Power of Prayer

February 20, 2017

“Lord, make me an instrument of your peace; where there is hatred, let me sow love…”

Catholic Lent Retreat

February 20, 2017

Fast from doubt, worry, and sin this Lent. Feast on love, trust, and hope.

Weekly Features: Feb. 20, 2017

February 20, 2017

Have you ever noticed a parrot with Our Lady in a work of art? Learn about the parrot as a symbol in this week's features. Other resources include Mary and the Holy Spirit, Latin American titles of Mary and more.

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