On Spirit of Mercy Day, the entire SXU community gathers to celebrate the Mass of the Holy Spirit, an annual tradition at Catholic institutions of higher education. This event, which is scheduled for Wed., Sept. 26, honors SXU’s founders and sponsors the Sisters of Mercy on the traditional feast of Our Lady of Mercy. Other events on Spirit of Mercy Day are the annual Leadership Commissioning ceremony and the Meet Some Mercy Sisters social.
The Mass will take place at noon in McDonough Chapel of the Mother of Mercy. The Leadership Commissioning will take place at 3:30 p.m. near the Academy Bell outside the Warde Academic Center’s main entrance. Meet Some Mercy Sisters will take place at 4 p.m. in the Student Lounge in the Warde Academic Center.
For more information, please contact University Mission and Heritage at (773) 298-3981.