That bread which you can see on the altar, sanctified by the word of God, is the body of Christ. ... If you receive [it] well, you are yourselves what you receive.—St. Augustine, Sermon 227
Monday, September 11, 2023 - Villanova Remembers
At the 12:05 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Masses in Corr Chapel on Monday, September 11, we will read the names of the 15 Villanova Alumni who died on 9/11. There will be a memorial display throughout the week in Corr Chapel.
Sunday, September 24, 2023 - Family Weekend Mass
Join members of the Villanova community at 11 a.m. on Sunday, September 24 in the Finneran Pavilion for a celebration of Sunday Mass to close out Family Weekend.
Members of the Villanova community and beyond are welcome to join us for Sunday Mass at the following times:
3 p.m. (Spanish) in Corr Hall Chapel
5, 7 and 9 p.m. (English) in St Thomas of Villanova Church
Sunday Masses in St. Thomas of Villanova Church are also available to view via livestream.
Please note that the Mass schedule will be adjusted on the following Sundays:
Oct. 8 - 7 p.m. only (Fall Break)
Oct. 15 - 7 & 9 p.m. only (Fall Break)
Nov. 26 - 7 & 9 p.m. only (Thanksgiving Break)
Dec. 17 - 7 p.m. only
After December 17, the full Sunday schedule will resume on Sunday, January 21, 2024
Daily Mass is celebrated in Corr Hall Chapel, Monday through Friday at 12:05 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Please note the following exceptions:
Monday, Sept. 4 - No Daily Mass (Labor Day)
Monday, Oct. 8 to Friday, Oct. 15 - 12:05 p.m. only (Fall Break)
Wednesday, Nov. 23 - 12:05 p.m. only (Thanksgiving Holiday)
Thursday, Nov. 24 to Friday, Nov. 25 - No Daily Mass (Thanksgiving Holiday)
Wednesday, Dec. 20 to Thursday, Dec. 21 - 12:05 p.m. only
Friday, Dec. 22 - No Daily Mass
The Sacrament of Reconciliation is celebrated at the following times in St Thomas of Villanova Church:
Tuesday, Wednesday - 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Thursday - 8 to 9 p.m.
The Sacrament of Reconciliation will not be celebrated on the following dates:
Tuesday, Oct. 10 to Thursday Oct. 12 (Fall Break)
Wednesday, Nov. 22 to Thursday, Nov. 23 (Thanksgiving Break)
Please contact Mathew Verghese with any questions.
We invite you to connect in spirit with other Villanovans through virtual devotions and personal reflection.
Wednesdays, 6–10 p.m. | Corr Chapel
Whatever is on your mind or heart, your Villanova community will lift it up in prayer. Submit your petitions to be remembered at our Centering Prayer twice a week, as well as at daily Mass. Note. Names and requests are not shared aloud or posted publicly.
Read or listen to the daily readings and watch video reflections at the US Bishops’ website.
Set aside time each week for video meditations presented by Art Purcaro, OSA, and based on Augustine's Confessions.
Texts of Sunday homilies from Augustinians are available on the Province website.