Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice

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Advent Conspiracy

Love Connects It All

Worship fully. Spend less. Give more. What does is all this matter if we don't love all? Alexis Santora is a senior majoring in Early Childhood Education. In her four years at Xavier, she's left her mark all over the... Continue Reading →

From the Mouths of Babes

Love all. It sounds simple, but we often forget what that really means. But children? They know what it's all about. Ashley Hardee is a junior Chemistry major from Lexington, KY. She is on the Common Ground team and will... Continue Reading →

Do you really mean everyone?

2016 has been quite a year. Some say it has overstayed its welcome. In the midst of all of it... how do we really love all? This was made as a group reflection with members of the Common Ground Team. In... Continue Reading →

Giving More This Advent

What's the best gift you can give this Christmas? Yourself! Rachel Kozma is a junior Marketing major. She dedicates her time to the 10pm Mass Committee, Xavier Christmas, and loves to serve and give back to those around her.

Christmas – Quantity or Quality?

This Advent we're called to give more. Give more presents? Gift cards? Or give more of ourselves? Michaella Norris is a senior Health Administration major. She chairs the X-Change Board and gives more weekly through Labre homeless outreach.

Spend less to spend more…

How can we refocus during Advent to spend less money and spend more quality time with the ones we love? Rebecca Anderson is a sophomore Psychology student from Milwaukee, WI. She leads a Companion Group and is an X-Change site... Continue Reading →

The most wonderful time of the year

How might Advent be different for you this year? Join us in this Advent Conspiracy. Abby Anderson is the Coordinator of Service & Justice in the CFJ and a Xavier alumna. And, yes, Advent really is her favorite time of... Continue Reading →

Love All, Even When It’s Hard

Colossians 3:17 And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. “Why aren’t these Easter eggs filled with candy? Why are they filled with... Continue Reading →

Love All– A Look at Refugees

Hi, Rebecca  I  am the Rachel that commented on your Instagram post yesterday. I'm a senior at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.  I worked for Cincinnati's refugee resettlement organization as an intern in employment services and ESL, but remain on today as... Continue Reading →

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