Welcome to Kennedy Catholic Family of Schools Campus Ministry Page!
The Campus Ministry Department of Kennedy Catholic seeks to foster lives of faith and service among the students, faculty, and staff. Campus Ministry provides students at Kennedy Catholic with opportunities to deepen and encounter Christ as well as opportunities to live out their discipleship through participation in the weekly celebration of the mass, reconciliation, retreats, and service in the Shenango Valley and the surrounding areas. The many programs of the Kennedy Catholic Campus Ministry are centered around the Eucharist and based on the school’s motto, Christo Servire – to serve Christ.
Kennedy Catholic Family of Schools offers a variety of retreats and reflections each year for grades kindergarten through twelfth. The cornerstone of our retreat program are the retreats offered for ninth through twelfth grade students.
Retreat dates for grades 9 – 12 (2017-2018):
- Tuesday, November 7th: Sophomore Retreat @ Beloved Disciple Parish, Grove City, PA
- Tuesday, December 5th: Freshmen Retreat @ Good Shepherd Parish, West Middlesex, PA
- Tuesday, February 27th: Senior Retreat @ Good Shepherd Parish, West Middlesex, PA
- Tuesday, March 13th: Junior Retreat @ Good Shepherd Parish, West Middlesex, PA
Spiritual Opportunities & Ministries
The Kennedy Catholic Family of Schools offers a variety of spiritual and ministry opportunities weekly and monthly:
- At Kennedy mass is offered each day at 7:30am Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday in the middle/high school chapel, and 1:30pm on Thursday in the gymnasium.
- Simple Adoration is held on Thursday mornings beginning at 7:30am with the recitation of the Divine Mercy Chaplet beginning at 7:45am.
- The Sacrament of Reconciliation is offered monthly and by appointment with the chaplain.
- Each month, Family and Friends Night of Prayer occur at 7:00pm in the middle/high school chapel with fellowship following at Buffalo Wild Wings. Please check the online calendar for dates.
- Students are invited to participate as lectors, altar servers, and music ministers for the weekly celebration of the mass.