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Virtus Training & Volunteer Fingerprinting

Virtus Training Virtus Training at Gesu will be Monday, September 24 from 6:30-9:00 pm in McAuley Hall. Please click here to register. If you attended a Virtus training session in the past, you do not need to repeat the training. Fingerprinting for Gesu Volunteers Background checks are a requirement for VIRTUS certification. Checks can be [...]

First Reconciliation & First Communion

The Church of the Gesu is beginning its annual preparation program for First Reconciliation and First Communion. Our parish community is pleased to share in this special time in your child's life and in the life of your family! Our parish sacramental program includes opportunities for both parents and children to deepen their understanding of the gift [...]

Gesu Together

We have been pleased to have had the experience of our first year of Gesu Together! Many of you participated in the One Book/One Parish project of Tattoos on the Heart by Gregory Boyle SJ. Still more attended our Sunday morning education offerings on immigration, annulments, atheism, the Mass etc. And the Robert Barron series on Catholicism [...]

50+ Club & Gonzaga Luncheon

The Gesu 50+ Club and Gonzaga Society are hosting a menu for the soul and body on Wednesday, September 19. The Sacrament of the Sick or Anointing will first be celebrated within the 12:00 pm Healing Mass. This will be the opportunity to pray for the sick of our parish. Following the Mass, a lunch will be served [...]

Ignatian Prayer & Faith Sharing

The next evening of Ignatian Prayer and Faith Sharing will be Thursday, May 17 at 7:00 pm in the Ignatius Library. This is for anyone who wishes to pray!  ​Come for an experience of prayer in the Ignatian tradition as we reflect on the​ upcoming Sunday's​ Gospel. The evening will include small group faith sharing and the Examen. For planning [...]

Early Childhood Programs

Please register now for the fall session of the Gesu Early Childhood Programs: Happy Together and TOPS (Time Out for Parents). Happy Together is a parent and child class with a playgroup like setting. It offers opportunities for free play, art, music and early socialization experiences. This class is offered on Monday mornings from 10:00-11:00 [...]

Eucharist Minister Formation Sessions

Below is the Spring 2018 schedule of formation sessions for Eucharistic Ministers. A High School and Spanish session will be added shortly. High school students must be in the Spring of their Junior Year. NOTE: Your registration needs to be submitted through Gesu. Email Hilda Walter a if you wish to register for a particular [...]