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All graduating Pitt, CMU and Chatham students as well as university faculty, alumni, and their guests are welcome to join us in celebrating our second annual baccalaureate Mass and dinner.  We are delighted to congratulate the graduates and recognize alumni Donald Marinelli and Jan Grice.  Graduates are invited to enjoy the evening at no cost. Faculty, alumni and guests may reserve a space by remitting $15.00 per individual or $25 per couple.  The Baccalaureate will be held Thursday, April 24, Mass will be at 5:15pm at the Oratory, Cocktails & Dinner will be held at 6:15pm at the Pittsburgh Athletic Association.

Call 412-681-3181, ext. 0 or email campusministry@pittsburghoratory.org to RSVP.

Truth on Tap DivorceThe Pittsburgh Oratory, Pitt GPSG, and the Newman Catholic Graduate Student Association would like you to join us for the next installment of Truth on Tap at Sharp Edge Bistro. Family law practitioner, Pitt lecturer, and Catholic David DeFazio will describe how modern secular acceptance of no-fault divorce has altered Catholics’ and Americans’ worlds. A discussion will be held immediately following. The event will begin at 7:30pm, Saturday, April 5th.
Suggested donation is $10. Appetizers and drink ticket provided.
For more information please go to www.facebook.com/NewmanCatholicGradPGH/events

WHEN: Sunday, March 30, 1-3:00pm
WHERE: The Pittsburgh Oratory basement conference room


Support the Rosary Army who promotes the making, praying, and giving away of knotted twine Rosaries to support and promote the New Evangelization.

Come learn the art of making a twine Rosary and contribute to The Pittsburgh Oratory’s 40-Rosary Lenten Challenge.

All supplies will be provided, along with coffee and tea. All are welcome!

Holy Week / Triduum Mass & Confession Schedule

Holy Thursday, April 17, 2014

4:00 – 4:45pm & 7:45 – 8:45pm – Confessions

5:15pm – Mass of The Lord’s Supper

Good Friday, April 18, 2014

12:00pm – Stations of the Cross

12:00 – 2:00pm – Confessions

3:00pm – Veneration of The Cross

Holy Saturday, April 19, 2014

3:00 – 5:00pm – Confessions

9:30pm – Easter Vigil Mass

Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014

9:45 – 10:45am & 7:45 – 8:45pm – Confessions

9:00am, 11:00am, 4:00pm & 9:00pm – Mass

Mainstay Life Services is interviewing for summer camp staff candidates to work in Oakland. Mainstay Life Services provides residential and community services to adults with developmental disabilities.  Their summer camp, held at CMU, will give you the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others while having a great time and meeting new people.  The summer camp is primarily a place for campers to enjoy summer, visit numerous attractions around Pittsburgh, and reunite with old friends. The job/internship will run from July 6th thru August 2nd. There are three, eight hour shifts each day on the CMU campus. Mainstay Life Services is looking for full and part time staff members. Interviews will be held at the Newman Center on Monday April 14th  from 12-4pm and 6-7:30pm and again on April 15th from 9am to 1pm.

To schedule an interview or for more information contact Barbara Dyer, Summer Program Director at (412)344-3640.

For complete job descriptions contact Becca Marnell at the front desk of the Oratory.

Staff Responsibilities:

~Accompany people on activities such as trips to Kennywood, Pirates games, Carnegie Museum, Ducky Tours, Gateway Clipper, Mini Golf, Idlewild Park, and the Football Hall of Fame to name a few.

~Assist campers during the events.


stations of the cross Stations of the Cross will be held every Friday during Lent at 4:30PM.

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will be immediately before Stations, at approximately 4:15PM.

Please join us.

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