Dorothy Day Center for Faith & Justice

deepening spirit, pursuing justice & promoting pluralism at Xavier University



No Greater Hope

Finding hope in the words, "Kellie, I love you." Kellie Goff is a senior Theology and Communications major from sunny Southern California.

Finding Hope in the Ordinary

“Hope is not at the expense of struggle but animates a struggle; hope gives us a sense that there is a point to working things out, working things through. Hope does not only or always point toward the future, but... Continue Reading →

Hope Is Not Blind

  Watch this short video clip before continuing. “Wake up,” says a frustrated Dre Johnson to his wife Rainbow. “Don’t you get it, Bo? The system is rigged against us.” “Maybe it is, Dre! But I don’t want to feel like... Continue Reading →

Love all and give while doing it

“It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” Mother Teresa Christmas is a wonderful time of year. Snow is falling, Christmas lights add some cheer to the nightlife of campus, and there are many... Continue Reading →

BE an Advocate

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” - Margaret Mead What does it mean to be an advocate? I’m the type of person that believes... Continue Reading →

The Bigger Picture

“The Arc of the Moral Universe Is Long, but It Bends Toward Justice” ~ Martin Luther King Jr. While it’s easy to become very discouraged when considering all of the difficult realities in our world, I truly believe that by only... Continue Reading →

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