I stood outside the church doors, at attention, waiting for the mass of people and the people of Mass to burst forth from the church doors. Roetter Hall was already set with tables and the [...]
You know that feeling when you don’t really know anyone, but it’s welcome week so you attend random events like “Boba Night for Sixth College or “BONDfire at La Jolla Shores.” It’s that feeling of being social and spontaneous that students get at the beginning of the year before realizing that the next few weeks of the quarter are going to be insanely busy.
The community here is unique in that it’s very friendly. It is a like a home away from home. You can relax and come hang out with friends.
The preaching is engaging, intellectually and personally connected, spiritually helpful and relatable to where both students and non-students are in their lives.
We strive to seek the Truth in Love.
50th Anniversary News
As part of the 50th Anniversary celebration for the Newman Center Catholic Community at UC San Diego, you are cordially invited to a joyful celebration of two of the values that the community holds dear, [...]
Find all past homilies here.
St. Dominic envisioned a life of quiet service to God. A man of high education and nobility, who was destined for a good life, separated from the conflicts and concerns of life's daily dramas. The problem was that he was gifted. His life was a light destined to proclaim good news to the poor and the liberating message of God's truth....to hearts, minds, and souls held in captivity.
Newman Staff Musings
Disturb us, Lord, when We are too pleased with ourselves, When our dreams have come true Because we dreamed too little, When we arrived safely Because we sailed too close to the shore. Disturb us, [...]
It has been an honor to be a part of and serve the Catholic Community at UC San Diego.... God truly blessed me with a wonderful trove of moments, experiences, and people.... [M]y favorite...[being] the moment of community. That instant when people come together and become the body of Christ inside and outside the Newman Center.... [T]hese moments...are remembered and cherished because of the people we love and the bond that we share.... [T]hank you....for...[those] moments.... For Christ I've met and seen in...[you].