Peer Ministry Application

Looking for a way to serve your fellow students, grow in your faith, and develop leadership skills? Prayerfully consider applying to be a Peer Minister for next year.  This group of sophomores and upperclassmen serves visibly and behind the scenes to make Newman a comfortable place you can call your home on campus – spiritually and in general.  Printed applications are available on the Newman chalkboard or download the PDF here: PM Application 2015-2016

Holy Week 2015

Today we begin the holiest week of the year. The Triduum – Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday – focuses our attention on the incredible love and sacrifice Christ has for us; Easter Sunday celebrates his triumph over death and incredible gift of eternal salvation. As we journey through his Last Supper, passion, death, and resurrection, join in our events. The schedule is available in our bulletin (Bulletin-2015-03-29), but we’ve copied it here too.

Tuesday, March 31

  • 4:30p – carpool to the Chrism Mass at Holy Family Cathedral
  • No 5:15p Mass at Newman

Thursday, April 2 – Holy Thursday

  • No Evening Prayer
  • 5p – Mass of the Lord’s Supper
  • After Mass until 11:59p – Chapel of Repose open (in smaller chapel with separate entrance on the east side of the building)

Friday, April 3 – Good Friday

  • No overnight Adoration
  • No Morning Prayer
  • 3p – Liturgy of the Passion of Our Lord
  • No Evening Prayer
  • 5p – Meager meatless meal
  • 8p – “The Passion of the Christ” screening

Saturday, April 4 – Holy Saturday

  • 5a – Tenebrae
  • 10p – Easter Vigil Mass, followed by our Easter Party

Sunday, April 5 – Easter Sunday

  • 11a – Easter Mass, followed by brunch
  • No 5p Mass

An Evening with Bishop Slattery and Luke Spehar

This Thursday, March 26, celebrate Evening Prayer (5p), Mass (5:15p), and dinner (after Mass) with Tulsa’s Bishop Edward J. Slattery, then head across campus to Tyrrell Hall for Luke Spehar’s Music concert on his All Is Gift tour, starting at 7p. It’ll be a great evening and a highlight of the semester, so make sure not to miss it and invite your friends.

**Please sign up at Newman to make sure we order enough delicious Mexican food for dinner