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Rev. Daniel P. Horan, OFM, Joins Saint Mary’s Read More Rev. Daniel P. Horan, OFM, Joins Saint Mary’s Rev. Daniel P. Horan, OFM, appointed new director of the Center for Spirituality Spirituality, Ethics, and Healthcare Read More Spirituality, Ethics, and Healthcare The staff of the Center for Spirituality put together our Spring Endowed Lecture Series. Embody Spotlight: Grace Verdun ‘24 Read More Embody Spotlight: Grace Verdun ‘24 As a sixth grader, Grace Verdun ‘24 caught her first taste of the beauty of Saint Mary’s College while playing violin at the wedding of her principal’s daughter in Holy Spirit Chapel in Le Mans Hall. She revisited that very chapel on her first day at Embody Theology Institute in the summer of 2019 as a rising high school senior. Engaging Embody From A Distance Read More Engaging Embody From A Distance Each year for the past five years, Embody has welcomed between 30 and 60 young women from around the country to campus for a week-long experience including theological lectures, prayer and worship, and community service opportunities—not to mention bonding time with their peers and college student mentors! For summer 2020, Embody welcomed the engagement of 23 high school girls from around the country who participated virtually. A Year of Laudato Si' at Saint Mary’s Read More A Year of Laudato Si' at Saint Mary’s On the anniversary of his encyclical, Pope Francis declared May of 2020–May 2021 “A Year of Laudato Si'.” Five years after his encyclical made a major contribution to the Church’s social tradition, this document is as relevant as ever.