25 08, 2019

Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion Formation

Categories: Worship|

Do you feel called to be a Eucharistic Minister? The Office for Worship has published the Fall 2019 schedule of formation sessions for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion.  If you are interested, please email hwalter@churchofthegesu.org before the given deadline for your preferred session. Registration must be submitted through Gesu. Provide full name, email address, phone and parish or [...]

12 08, 2019

Seeking Youth Group Mentors

Categories: Community Life, Faith Formation|

Looking for adults and young adults who would like to be mentors for the high school and junior high youth group programs. All that is required is that you are present at our meetings and are willing to share your faith story. If you have any questions or are in need of more information please [...]

12 08, 2019

R.C.I.A. 2019-2020

Categories: Faith Formation|

WE ARE COMPANIONS ON A JOURNEY: R.C.I.A. The Church of the Gesu is beginning a new journey to welcome those who wish to learn more about our Catholic faith through a process called the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults, or R.C.I.A. Please join us for an informational meeting and spread the word to those you know who may [...]

29 07, 2019

Gesu Welcomes New Athletic Director

Categories: Community Life|

Please extend a warm welcome Mr. Matthew Culkar, our new Athletic Director. He comes to us from Notre Dame College where he was the Assistant Athletic Director. He grew up in St. Albert the Great Parish and went to Padua Franciscan High School and Kent State. He will  start on July 22 and is excited [...]

29 07, 2019

Gesu Parish Block Party

Categories: Community Life|

Save the date for the Gesu Parish Block Party which will be held on August 24 from 5:30-8:30 pm, following Mass at 4:30 pm (outdoors, as weather permits). There will be great food and plenty of activities for all ages! Entertainment includes live music from the Pop Tarts and The Big 5, lawn games, arts [...]

29 07, 2019

New Bible Studies – September 2019

Categories: Faith Formation|

Three Bible Studies begin in September A New Women’s Bible Study - The Gospel of Luke  begins Tuesday, September 24.  Debbie Bruening and Veronica Yates will facilitate weekly sessions for 9 weeks from 9:00-10:30 am in the Dietz Room of the Madonna della Strada Pastoral Center. Join in this new study and newly formed group [...]

29 07, 2019

Virtus Training & Volunteer Fingerprinting

Categories: Faith Formation|

Virtus Training Virtus Training at Gesu will be Tuesday, October 1 from 6:30-9:00 pm. in McAuley Hall. 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 completed [...]

13 07, 2019

Ignatian Prayer & Faith Sharing

Categories: Faith Formation|

The next gathering for Ignatian Prayer and Faith Sharing will be Wednesday, July 24 from 7:00-8:30 pm in the Ignatius Library. You are invited to experience prayer in the Ignatian traditions of lectio divina and imaginative Gospel contemplation as we reflect and share insights on the coming Sunday's Gospel. For planning purposes, please respond to Hilda at [...]

1 07, 2019

Honduras Summer Immersion Trip

Categories: Outreach|

This week, 31 participants will be travelling to Nuevo Paraiso, Honduras, on our annual Summer Immersion Trip, to learn, serve and pray alongside our friends in Honduras. Please keep them in your prayers for safe travels and a fruitful immersion experience. Participants include: Molly Boyle, Grace Bujoll, Matt Bujoll, Chris Catanese, Vinny Catanese, Jim Carfagna, [...]