McQuaid Jesuit

Formation Opportunities for McQuaid Jesuit Moms (Current and Past!)


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Tuesdays with Mary in Advent invites us to use Ignatian Prayer to enter more deeply into Mary's experience of the Annunciation, Incarnation and Presentation of Jesus.

Dates: Tuesdays, December 12 and 19, 2017 (Drop off your son, come in from the cold and have a cup of coffee and chat before prayer!)

Time: 8:10-8:30 AM (Coffee will be available courtesy of the Parents Association beginning at 7:45 AM)                 

Place: The Fr. Ed Salmon SJ Chapel at McQuaid Jesuit

What to bring: A desire for a deeper encounter with the Lord through his mother and a journal


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St. Ignatius had great devotion to the heart of God.  The icon above depicts St. Ignatius offering the suffering of the world to the heart of the crucified Jesus.  These Wednesday mornings of prayer will help us enter more deeply into the heat of Jesus as we bring the suffering of our lives and our world to the healing heart of Jesus.

Dates:  Wednesdays, March 7, 14 and 21, 2018

Time:  8:10-8:30 AM (Coffee will be available complements of the Parents Association)

Place:  Fr. Ed Salmon SJ Chapel at McQuaid Jesuit

What to bring:  A desire to enter more deeply into the Passion of Jesus and a journal.



Father/Son Mass & Brunch        Image result for father-son


Sons and their fathers, stepfathers, grandfathers or male role models are welcome to celebrate Mass, share breakfast, and connect in a meaningful way to fortify the brotherhood that is McQuaid.  Our guest speaker is Fr. Brian Cool, Catholic Chaplain at the University of Rochester and R.I.T.  Fr. Cool comes to us with a tremendous amount of insight, experience and wisdom to enhance the father-son relationship.

Date:  Sunday, January 28, 2018

Time: 10 AM

Place:  Fr. Ed Salmon SJ Chapel  at McQUaid Jesuit followed by brunch in the cafeteria

Mother/Son Ignatian Evening         Image result for mother-son reflection


This Ignatian Evening is an opportunity for the McQuaid Jesuit student to reflect more deeply on the gift of his relationship with his mom, step mom, grandmother, Godmother or significant female role model.  It is also designed to help our McQuaid Jesuit moms, stepmoms, grandmothers, Godmother or significant female role models to reflect on the unique relationship with her son.  Our evening will be guided by Dr. Damian Zynda.  

Date:  Sunday, March 11, 2018

Time:   4:30 - 6:00 PM

Place: Fr. Salmon SJ Chapel at McQuaid Jesuit