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A confidential online prayer request service for alumni, parents and friends of Boston College.

Faith Programs and Service Opportunities

As graduates of a Jesuit, Catholic University we share a special commitment not to live for ourselves alone. We recognize that we are called to share our time, talent, and resources with the world around us.  It is a lifetime commitment – a commitment worthy of St. Ignatius’ call to go “transform the world.” Consider these service opportunities

Upcoming Events


Easter Sunday

Since my Irish childhood, Easter always brings to mind W. B. Yeats’ powerful poem “Easter 1916.”  He wrote it in honor of the “Irish Rising” against British rule that began on Easter Monday 1916, the name and date deliberately chosen to echo the rising of Jesus. Yeats’ refrain throughout the poem is “All changed, changed utterly.  A terrible beauty is born.”  It captured well the rebirth of the Irish nation through that Easter Rising – one hundred years ago this year. It also names the import of Easter for all who believe that “Christ is risen.” If we really believe it! » Read more

Past Presentations:

On Wednesday, March 5 and March 19, 2014, Fr. Joseph O’Keefe S.J., Professor, Lynch School of Education, and Interim Director, Center for Ignatian Spirituality, presented “Finding God in the Difficulties of Life” at the Cadigan Alumni Center. To view his presentation, click here.

On Saturday, February 16, 2013, Melissa Kelley, Associate Professor, School of Theology and Ministry, presented “Caring for the Caregivers” at the Cadigan Alumni Center. To view her presentation, click here.


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