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Campus Ministry

Welcome to University Mission and Ministry!

Dear Cardinals,

On behalf of the University Mission and Ministry Pastoral Team, welcome to the University of the Incarnate Word!

In this new year, we continue to pray with you and look to the Incarnate Word for healing, guidance, inspiration, and truth. We welcome your participation in any of our upcoming events. For additional events, please refer to our UMM Events Calendar.

Summer Newsletter

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Summer Worship Schedule (Our Lady's Chapel) |
June 1 - September 5, 2022 (Labor Day)

Daily Mass will continue Monday – Thursday at noon with the following exceptions:

  • Monday, September 5 (Labor Day)

Livestreaming

Please note there will be no Sunday 11 a.m. Mass livestream during the summer. We will provide an update as to when livestreaming will resume (and in what format) as we near the beginning of the fall semester.

Welcome Mass | August 21, 2022 at 11 a.m. (Chapel of the Incarnate Word)

The Welcome Mass, traditionally held the Sunday before classes begin, is a beautiful celebration welcoming all of our newest cardinals and their families to the University of the Incarnate Word family as they begin this new and exciting chapter in their lives.

Mass will be held in the Chapel of the Incarnate Word @ 11:00 a.m. Limited seating will be available. The Mass will also be livestreamed at:

Livestream Link

Monthly Memorial Mass I August 28, 2022 at 11 a.m. (Our Lady's Chapel)

Once a month we remember our recently departed alumni, faculty, staff, friends, family, Sisters of Charity, and benefactors of the University of the Incarnate Word during our regular 11 a.m. Sunday Eucharist in Our Lady's Chapel. The link for the August Memorial Mass will open July 27 and close on Thursday, August 25.

Submit names here

For more information, please contact Lena Gokelman or Carmen Aguilera at ministry@uiwtx.edu.

Crossroads New Student Retreat I Sunday, August 28 at 9 a.m.

Are you new to UIW? Then Crossroads New Student Retreat is for you. Join us for a day filled with getting to know one another, sharing what brought us to UIW and our hopes for our time together. Through presentations and discussions, prayer and song, and fun activities, Crossroads offers students a chance to build community and address some important issues while making new friends. Register for Crossroads Here

For more information or questions email us at ministry@uiwtx.edu or call Beth Villarreal, Director of Campus Ministry at (210) 829-2736.

Join our flock!

Please look for updates and other news in our Flocknote publication, Sunday Notes. Summer distribution dates will be the last weekend in June and July, and the weekend before the fall semester begins in August. Flocknote is our official ministry communication app with which we communicate to our worshiping community and ministers. You can also join any of our ministries via the app. To become a member of our UIW Flocknote network, register here: UIW Flocknote

Registration is free!

Events Registration Page

To register for the many opportunities in University Mission and Ministry, see the left navigation menu or go to our Events Registration Page.

UMM Events Calendar

For a schedule of our worship services, events, and presentations, see the left navigation menu or go to our UMM Events Calendar.

Prayer Requests and Virtual Prayer/Guidance

Prayer Requests

Virtual Prayer/Guidance: Each member of our UMM team is available to meet with you - in person or via ZOOM - for spiritual guidance and prayer. Individual contact information can be found on our About page.

Please join us through our social media accounts, found to the right of the page. Updates, reflections, event reminders, and thoughts for the day are posted frequently. If you have any ideas or requests, please don’t hesitate to let us know. We are on this journey together. And, together we will make it through anything and all we encounter.

In Christ's Service,

Your University Mission & Ministry Team

The University of the Incarnate Word provides reasonable accommodation with adequate notice. To request disability accommodation for these events, visit uiw.edu/ada.

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