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Student reacts to Same Love, Same God retreat

CAILIN POTAMI FAITH EDITOR Same Love, Same God was the first retreat at The University to emphasize the issues that face the LGBTQA community. A group containing both members of…

Scripture of Scranton club praises God through song

CAILIN POTAMI FAITH EDITOR The Scripture of Scranton (SOS) club introduced a new way to honor God at The University this week. The club held its first Praise and Worship…

Pope Francis addresses importance of women

DON FENOCCHI FAITH CORRESPONDENT Pope Francis recently spoke on the vocation and mission of Catholic women, describing the important role they can play within the church and society. The pope…

University student practices alternative faith

BY CALIN POTAMI FAITH EDITOR The Oneness Movement is a meditation-based faith tradition which began in India in the 1980s. To graduate student Gloria Elizondo, it acts as a way…

University changes Sunday Mass schedule

BY EMILY GIANNELLI FAITH CORRESPONDENT Campus Ministry has decided to do away with the Sunday 9:30 p.m. Mass. As of the start of this semester, the Sunday Mass options include…

Pope speaks about acceptance

BY SARAH BECKLEY FAITH CORRESPONDENT Pope Francis believes the church should not interfere in the spiritual lives of gays and lesbians. In an interview released by America Magazine on Sept.…

University welcomes new campus minister

BY CAILIN POTAMI FAITH EDITOR New Campus Minister Fred Mercadante hopes to be a welcoming presence to students all over campus. After working in ministry for college students in South…

Discernment benefits daily life

BY EMILY GIANNELLI STAFF WRITER REFLECTON Discernment… what is it? Personally, I have mainly heard the word used in a religious context. The word “discernment”often describes the process individuals use…

University fasts for Syria

BY CAILIN POTAMI FAITH EDITOR With 100,000 people dead and hundreds of thousands more displaced from their homes, all at the hands of their own leader, the pandemonium affecting Syria…

Rosh Hashana brings time of self-reflection, judgment

BY SARAH BECKLEY FAITH CORRESPONDENT The Jewish community reflected on their lives during Rosh Hashana last week. Professor Marc Shapiro, Ph.D., was among those who reflected during the Jewish New…