Stewardship and Discipleship

Cultivating Stewardship

Some links related to the gospel call to stewardship, from within our archdiocese and beyond:

“Stewardship is…” (from the Archdiocese of St. Louis)

FAQs about tithing (from the Archdiocese of St. Louis)

Pastoral letter on Stewardship (from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops)

How Much Should I Give?” (from the St. Mary’s Catholic Center at Texas A&M)

Who receives the 9:00 p.m. Sunday Mass collection?

100% of the money collected at the 9:00 Mass goes to support charitable organizations in the area, not to pay for church or administrative costs.  Based on your feedback, the following organizations will receive the 9:00 p.m. Mass collections this semester:

January 15, 22, 29: Pregnant & Parenting Student Assistance (supports pregnant and parenting SLU students)

February 5, 12, 19, 22: Xavier Winter Inn (provides shelter to the homeless)

February 26, March 4, 18, 25: Loyola Academy (a Jesuit middle school for low-income families)

April 1, 15, 22: Karen House Catholic Worker (a house of hospitality for women and children)

April 29, May 6, 13: Casa de Salud (a SLU-sponsored healthcare clinic for immigrants and refugees)

You can donate to the Sunday Mass Collection here.

Lord, teach me to be generous.
Teach me to serve as you deserve;
To give and not to count the cost;
To fight and not to heed the wounds;
To toil and not to seek for rest;
To labor and not to ask for reward;
Save that of knowing I am doing your will.

-St. Ignatius of Loyola



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