Sr. Barbara Beesley, IHM
Service Learning/Campus Minister
Student Center, Rm. 227
Student Center Building
8245 W. McNichols
Detroit, MI 48221
9:00 am - 5:00 pm M,W, F
11:00 am - 7:00 pm T, TH
Campus Ministry seeks to be an extension of Christ's love offered indiscriminately to the entire student body, faculty and staff of Marygrove College. We are committed to collaborate with the administration and academic staff in order to provide an education based on the best of Catholic traditions and values. This commitment is rooted in IHM (Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary) core beliefs, which ask that:
The events, activities and services campus ministry is involved in seek to help all function and grow as a community rooted in faith and committed to service.
Marygrove College responds to global community needs. The desire of the campus community to respond to local, national or global crisis is often coordinated through the Campus Ministry/Service Learning Office which:
Schedule of Event
Nourishing the Spiritual Life
Celebration of the Eucharist
Students, faculty and staff are welcome to join us for the Catholic Eucharistic ceremony commonly referred to as ‘Mass.’ In that ceremony scriptures are read, a homily is delivered and communion is shared.
February 6, 2008
Noon in the chapel of the Student Center
May 10, 2008
7 PM in the Sacred Heart Chapel of the LA Building
Prayer Services are offered throughout the year to celebrate, remember and challenge the college community to be people of prayer, justice and action.
There is an annual women's retreat during spring break. It offers opportunities to:
There are two Busy Person's retreats scheduled for this coming academic year. The Busy Person's retreat is an opportunity to stop, pray and reflect for 30 minutes or an hour each day for a week. It offers a type of 'mini' retreat for those unable to take a full day or week retreat.
This year we are also planning a weekend retreat with the Student Supports Services Department. This retreat deals with issues of faith, dignity and goal setting.