Mass of the Holy Spirit: Sept. 27
The Mass of the Holy Spirit will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, at the Immaculate Conception Church (18th and E. Marion). Attendees will form a processional after the Mass and will proceed down E. Marion and continue directly to the plaza in front of Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons. Faculty, staff, students and alumni of all faiths are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Faculty are invited to robe and participate in the academic procession that is part of the Mass and remain robed for the processional pilgrimage back to campus for an ice cream social at the Lemieux Library plaza where Tim Leary, Executive Vice President, will provide brief welcoming comments along with SGSU President Nicole Gaddie.
The Mass of the Holy Spirit is the annual prayer of the university community for God's spirit to bless our endeavors. All students, faculty and staff are welcome. All classes are cancelled between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. (i.e. classes that begin at 9 a.m. will begin as scheduled, but will end at 10 a.m.). University offices are also closed from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Robing will take place in the basement of the Immaculate Conception Church beginning at 10 a.m. The procession will begin at 10:20 a.m.. Please return rented caps and gowns to the bookstore as soon as possible after the mass, pilgrimage and dedication.
Beginning at 10 a.m., shuttles will depart from the university seal (11th & Mall) and proceed to Immaculate Conception Church.
DATE OF EVENT: Thursday, Sept. 27
EVENT TIME: 10:30 a.m.
EVENT LOCATION: Immaculate Conception Church