About FOCUS @ MIT
Founded in 1998, the Fellowship of Catholic University Students challenges students to live out chastity, sobriety, and excellence and equips students to live out and defend their faith. Missionaries at Vanderbilt strive to bring the truth and love of Jesus Christ to campus. We are a team of recent college graduates totally dedicated to helping you adjust to college life, while strengthening and deepening your faith in Christ. Join us in weekly men’s or women’s small group Bible studies, one-on-one mentoring, fellowship, and leadership training. Students of all faiths are welcome.
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Mass & Reconciliation
During the semester, Mass is celebrated on Sunday at 9:30am, 1:00pm, and 5:00pmin the Chapel. Daily Mass is celebrated on Tuesdays and Fridays at 12:05pm in the Chapel.
During the summer, Mass is celebrated on Sunday at 10:00am in the Chapel.
Many local churches also celebrate daily Mass and Saturday evening services.
Individual confession is available Wednesdays during adoration from 7:00-8:00pm in the lower level of the Chapel.
Reconciliation services are held during Advent and Lent. They include a common examination of conscience (with appropriate readings) as well as an opportunity for individual confessions (usually four priests will be available). Please see the bulletin for dates and times.
Many local churches provide individual confession on Saturday afternoon.