Spiritual & Service Groups

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A serving community, compelled by the Gospel we reach out to those in need, especially those who are most vulnerable and forgotten. Living faith is expressed in lives of service in imitation of Jesus. We recognize the dignity and value of each human person.

Faith Formation

Weekly Schedule

    • Morning Prayer: Mon-Fri 9:00 AM in the Chapel
    • Rosary: Tues-Fri 11:50 AM in the Chapel
    • Intercessory Prayers for the University: Mondays noon outside President's Office
    • Weekday Mass: Mon-Fri 12:15 PM in the Chapel
    • Confession: Mon-Fri 12:45-1:00 PM in the Chapel
    • Evening Prayer: Mon-Fri 5 PM in the Student Center
    • Prayer Share/Theolo-Tea: Bi-Weekly starting 1/9 at 2325 Hampshire St. (Dr. L's House)
    • Bible Study: Tuesdays 8:30 PM at Campus Ministry House
    • Night Prayer: Wednesdays 8:30 PM (1st Wednesday of month=Padua, 2nd=SLC, 3rd=Helien, 4th=Garner, 5th=Chapel)
    • Movie/Game Night: Fridays 8:30 PM at Campus Ministry House

Campus Intercessory Prayer
Weekly prayer service in or in front of Francis Hall every Monday at noon.

Morning Prayer
Formal prayer of the Church every morning (Monday-Thursday) held in the University Chapel at 9:00 AM.  Also offered every weekday at Holy Cross Friary (724 N. 20th) at 7:30 AM.

Residence Hall Prayer Service
Prayer service is offered in each residence hall once a month at 8:30pm on Wednesdays

    • First Wednesday of each month - Padua
    • Second - SLC
    • Third - Helein
    • Fourth - Garner
    • Fifth - Chapel

Bible Study
Ecumentical Bible study offered at the Campus Ministry house every Wednesday evening at 8:30 PM.  Students, staff, and faculty are welcome. Contact either Theology Professor Dr. Kent Lasnoski  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or Dr. Matthew Bates  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA)
For those interested in joining the Catholic Church. Contact Fr. Ferd Cheri, O.F.M. at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Spiritual Direction
For individuals discerning their relationship with God, self, and others.  Contact Campus Ministry at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Theolotea
Tea, faith discussion, and board games and Dr. Lasnoski's House off campus.  Contact him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for more details. 

Service

Saturday Morning Service
Local service work in the Quincy area one Saturday of every month.  Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details.

Circle K
Student Organization aimed at providing local service opportunities for students.

Students For Life
Promoting the integreity of life among the University community.  Service and awarness are an integral to this clubs montra. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for details.

Haiti Connection
Spreading awareness about he culture, heritiage, current status, and personal connection of the Haitian people while investigating other impovershed countries around the world.  Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for details.

Greek Life
Lead by Delta Tau Delta, Alpha Omicron Pi, and Phi Sigma Sigma. These greek organizations heavily encourage and require service work throughout their time at QU.

Brothers of Unity
Male fraternity that emphasises brotherhood, social integrity, and local service work.

Portraits of a Lady
Female fraternity that emphasizes sisterhood, social integrity, and local service work.

Minority Student Association (MSA)
Student Organization promoting diversity among students.

Retreat

Koinonia
The retreat is based on the life, death and resurrection of Christ. It is a time to work on your relationship with God but also while building community.  There is food, fun, games, talks, skits and tons of surprises.  Anyone over the age of 18 is invited.  Contact Tori Melville This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Sarah Therriault This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are interested.

Street Retreat
Saturday retreats offering prayer, reflection, and service in the city of Quincy. Check with Campus Ministry about dates and times.

Revivals

Franciscan Heritage Week
September 30th - October 4th

Lenten Revival
March 17th - 19th

Mission Trips

For more on campus mission trips, visit our Mission Trips page

Haiti Connection
Since 2003, Campus Ministry has sponsored students and staff on mission trips to Haiti in conjunction with the University's Haiti Connection program. The goals of Haiti Connection are:

    • To develop and continue relationships with communities in Haiti
    • To educate both the QU Campus and broader community about the Haitian people; their country, culture, conditions under which they live, and their needs
    • To educate about impovershed communities around the world and spread awarness.
    • To engage in fundraising to support ongoing projects in Haitian communities

The Haiti Connection invites students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of Quincy University interested in Haiti and outreach to the third world to join us in achieving our goals. The group regularly meets once a week.  For more information or ways to support the Haiti Connection, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Campus Ministry at (217) 228-5432, ext. 3615.