(past event) At Newman UMass: Papal Biographer, Author George Weigel, 7 pm. 10/22.

The Newman Student Association at UMass writes: "As part of our yearlong celebration of the Newman Center’s 50th anniversary, we will be holding a lecture series featuring a number of different speakers. Our first lecture in the Lumen Christi Lecture Series will be Evangelical Catholicism: The Church at the Dawn of a New Era, presented by papal biographer and author George Weigel.

2014-15 Office Hours

Submitted by Chris Clark on Tuesday, 9/9/2014, at 1:26 PM

Office Hours are in the common office for religious advisors at the Cadigan Center by appointment on Tuesdays between 3-5 pm. I am also available by other arrangement. Please contact me by email - cclark@amherst.edu or by cellphone (413) 687-1858.

Updated 9/8/2014 

Pope Benedict Calls for a "Year of Faith"

Pope Benedict has called for a 'Year of Faith" from the October 11, 2012 (marking the 50th Anniversary of the opening of The Second Vatican Council) to November 24, 2013.

For definitive descriptions and Vatican plans visit the official Vatican site at Year of Faith.

4/28/2012 Catholic Men's Conference

Featuring Tony Melendez, Robert Rogers, Fr. Benedict Groeschel, CFR, Alex Jones, George Weigel. Bellamy Middle School, Chicopee, MA. For information go to http://www.diospringfield.org/mensconf.html


1/8/2012 Lessons and Carols

Schola Nova will present the traditional Lessons and Carols on Sunday, Jan. 8 at 2 p.m. at Our Lady of the Valley Church, 33 Adams Street, Easthampton, MA.  http://www.olveasthampton.org/  See a brief video clip of Schola Nova at http://www.scholanova.org/clip.html 



(past event) 4/12/2012 Catholic Women's Conference

Jesuit Father James Martin, author of Between Heaven and Mirth speaks on joy in the spiritual life and Ignatian spirituality. Also! Sister of Notre Dame de Namur Mary Johnson, author of Young Adult Catholics: Religion in the Culture of Choice. The conference is at Bellamy School in Chicopee.  To register call 413-452-0812, or fill out the registration form (pdf), or visit www.diospringfield.org.

Sarah Hart on 12/11/2011. St Mary's, Westfield

Tim Hourihan writes -----

Welcome! -- Sr. Chris Clark, DHM

Position: Catholic Religious Advisor.

Office Hours: by appointment on Tuesdays between 3-5 pm in the common office for religious advisors at the Cadigan Center. I am also available by other arrangement.

Contact: email: cclark@amherst.edu,  cellphone 413-687-1858

The Newman Club is a resource for Catholics at Amherst or for those who would like to learn more about the Catholic faith. Email us at newman@amherst.edu  to receive email updates. See our  CALENDAR below for Mass times and  events. Hope to see you at Mass, most Sundays at 5 pm. in Chapin Chapel. Click here for Off-campus Events and Invitations.The Catholic Religious Advisor is Sr.

Sr. Chris Clark, DHM