Archbishop to visit Xavier’s Holy Hour

By: Maddie Day Archbishop Dennis Schnurr of the Cincinnati Archdiocese will visit Xavier this Friday for a night of worship and reflection. The event is sponsored by Life After Sunday, a student organization that works to integrate the Catholic faith in individuals’ daily lives and build the community. The club chose the name “Life After Sunday” as a way to remind students that partaking in the Catholic faith means more than just attending Sunday mass. The Holy Hour will feature a brief talk from Schnurr, student-performed worship music, traditional Latin chants and time for self-reflection and individual prayer. A small … Continue reading Archbishop to visit Xavier’s Holy Hour

CFJ founds new liturgical choir

By: Joshua Stahl The Dorothy Day Center for Faith and Justice (CFJ) is adding a new liturgical choir that will provide music for the 10 p.m. mass. “The goal of a liturgical choir is to foster the participation of the assembly while lifting praise and glory to God,” Rachelle Kramer, assistant director of liturgy and music in the CFJ and the choir’s director, said. Kramer said starting a choir has been a priority for her in her first year at Xavier, and she hopes the group will serve the Xavier community. “(I hope the choir will) foster a faith community … Continue reading CFJ founds new liturgical choir