February 7, 2019
Jacopo Bassano, Miraculous Draught of Fishes, detail_ 1545 . Courtesy of the Sunday Website at Saint Louis University.
Jesus said to Simon, "Do not be afraid;
from now on you will be catching men."

LK 5:10
Burke Lectureship on Religion & Society
Jose Ignacio Cabezon of the University of California, Santa Barbara presents, "What is a Woman? What is a Man? Exploring The Buddhist Sources" on Thursday, February 7, at 6:00pm in the Great Hall. Learn more.
Coffeehouse is a talent show that is open to everyone and anyone and includes FREE DINNER, FREE TALENT, AND FREE FUN!! Bring your friends and come join us for a spontaneous night!!

Doors open at 6:00pm and dinner will be served at 6:30pm at Roetter Hall!! 

Our theme this year is 'City of Stars'!!! So dress to impress!!

Spring Break Immersion Trip
10:00am On-Campus Mass
Join us on  Sunday, February 10, at 10:00am for On-Campus Mass at the RIMAC Annex in the Dugout.
Thursday Night Dinner (TND)
Want good food at an extremely affordable price? Join us,  Thursday, February 7, at CES. All students are welcome! Doors open at 6:00pm and food is served at 6:30pm. Don't miss out on a $1 ALL YOU CAN EAT meal! Bring your friends!
Healing Circle
Our Care Ministry will hold its monthly healing circle on Sunday, February 10, after 12:30pm Mass, in the chapel. Everyone is welcome, especially those who would like to join together in praying for healing in any aspect of their lives or those of their loved ones.
Help Stock the Food Pantry
This month's item for the food pantry at the Community Christian Service Agency (CCSA) is Mac and Cheese. You can place items in the CCSA basket at the entrance of the church on Sundays.
Intramural Volleyball and Basketball
The Crazy Catholics IM Co-ed Volleyball plays on Monday at 6:00pm and IM Co-ed Basketball plays on Tuesday at 8:00pm . To join, contact  Sebastian Bonilla or  Anna Stangl .
CLC: Student Faith Series
A bi-weekly student faith series. This week's topic, Consistent Ethic of Life. Join us on  Wednesday, February 13, at 8:00pm at CES!!

Contact  Annmarie or  Florence for more info!
Young Adults and Graduate Students (YAGS)
Young adults (ages 21-35), (generally already graduated) and graduate students are invited to attend a gathering on Thursdays at 7:30pm at Roetter Hall. Bring a friend or make a new friend at this weekly gathering of faith sharing, Bible study, and camaraderie.
XLT: Adoration
XLT is short for exalt. It combines contemporary worship music with Eucharistic Adoration for an evening filled with prayer, music, reflection and fellowship. Come join us on  Wednesday, February 20, at 8:00pm at CES for a night to sing in praise and prayer before the Blessed Sacrament!
Women's Ministry Presents: A Wonderful Musical Evening

James Trepasso, Conductor

Thirteen Year Old
National and International Competition Winner

Jennifer Korngiebel, Director

7:00pm Saturday, March 2, 2019
Good Samaritan Episcopal Church

Admission $15
Tickets available after 12:30pm and 6:30pm Masses or at the door
      Please make checks payable to the Newman Center at UCSD with the memo Women's Ministry Concert
UCSD Students who register will receive FREE tickets.

Meet the Musicians Reception to follow in Roetter Hall
For tickets and more information contact:
Build a Miracle: Tijuana Housebuilding
Volunteer to help build a home for a Tijuana family in need on Saturday, March 2. Sign-up by  February 24.

Build Dates

Saturday, March 2 – Mix and pour concrete to build foundation
Saturday, March 30 – Install insulation, metal lathe, and drywall
Saturday, April 27 – Paint and assemble furniture

Sign-up for one or all three build dates. Each build date is one-day, from  7:00am - approx. 6:00pm. For more information, visit the  BAM webpage or contact  Katie or Tracy Jewell(858) 705-1152.
St. Patrick's Day Auction
All are invited to Good Sam’s bi-annual Fundraiser supporting the church and outreach programs.

Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 5:30pm in Roetter Hall

Remember, everyone is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day! Wear your green and come celebrate!
Closure of Intersection at Genesee Ave and La Jolla Village Drive February 8-15
Work at the intersection of La Jolla Village Drive and Genesee Ave is scheduled for Friday, February 8, at 9:00pm, with partial closures in place through Friday, February 15, at 5:00am. For specific closures visit their website.
Women's Retreat 2019 Save the Date
Women’s Retreat 2019 - Faith in Art

April 5-7, 2019, starting Friday evening and ending Sunday morning at Pine Valley Conference Center with Retreat Leader Louise Lucas on how God and our faith speak to us through art.
General Body Meeting (GBM)
Thursdays at 8:00pm, location to be announced

Rosary Times
Wednesdays at 12:00pm and Thursdays at 12:30pm, 3rd Floor Geisel at Dr. Seuss Statue

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Sunday Mass
12:30pm  Newman Center
6:30pm  Newman Center
10:00am Monthly On-Campus Mass ( 2/10)
Weekday Mass
Tuesday - Friday: 12:10pm at Newman Center
Tuesday - Thursday: 5:30pm at CES
Wednesday: 8:00pm at CES (odd weeks of Quarter)
5:45pm – 6:15pm at Newman Center
First Friday of the Month: 3:00pm – 4:00pm at CES
By Appointment: Fr. Boom or Fr. Manh
Newman Center Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 9:30am - 3:30pm
For Pastoral Emergencies please email
Priests' Office Hours
By appointment, Fr. Boom or Fr. Manh
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The Catholic Community at UC San Diego experiences Christ's presence in Word, Eucharist and one another. We seek to build the reign of God by sharing our faith in Jesus Christ as well as by extending welcome, embracing diversity, and responding to others with compassion.
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