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Holy Week

The Holy Week schedule is on our Mass Schedule page.


Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy: A Study

The Church of the Gesu and Marquette University Campus Ministry have come together to offer a study of the Constitution on the Sacred Liturgy to our communities. Click here for more.


Sacrificial Giving and Almsgiving

Lent is a time of fasting, self-denial, spiritual growth, and conversion to deepen our faith, our relationship to God and our commitment to our neighbors. Beginning on Ash Wednesday, we invite you to pray, fast, and consider sacrificial giving and almsgiving for those in need.


Stations of the Cross

Fridays, February 20, 27, and March 6, 13, 20, 28, 4:00pm
Upper Church

Stations of the Cross will be prayed every Friday of Lent at 4:00 pm in the upper church. Please use either the east transept door or the elevator entrance.


Fasting and Abstinence

All Catholics are expected to maintain the penitential character of the Lenten Season, by prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. Lenten regulations on Fasting and Abstinence are as follows:



Palms to Ashes

Do you have blessed palms left from last Palm Sunday? You can drop them off in church and we will burn them to make more ashes for next yearís Ash Wednesday.


Easter Memorials



Non-Perishable Food Donations Needed



Low-Gluten Hosts

Low-gluten hosts are available for those members of our community who have an allergy to gluten or suffer from celiac disease. If you would like to receive a low-gluten host at Mass, we ask that you come to the sacristy before Mass begins. Please speak with Margi Horner, Director of Liturgy or one of our Gesu priests. You can contact the Liturgy Office at 414-288-7101 or margaret.horner@marquette.edu if you have any questions.


Catholic Website Links

Catholic website information on Catholics and Climate Change www.catholicsandclimatechange.org and Justice for Immigrants www.justiceforimmigrants.org is available at the above websites. These websites are updated frequently - visit them and bookmark them as your favorites.

This Week at Gesu



Sunday, March 22
  • Bundle Weekend - after all Masses, Parish Center Parking Lot
  • H.S. Rel. Ed. - 9:00am
  • K3/K4 - 10:10am, St. Anne Room
  • K5-8th grade - 10:10am, Cudahy Hall
  • La santa misa/Spanish Mass - 1:30pm, Upper Church


Monday, March 23
  • Practical DayDreams - 12:30pm, Upper Church
  • Communal Reconciliation Service - 7:00pm, Upper Church


Tuesday, March 24
  • Fostering Hope - 5:30pm, Ignatius Room
  • Health Ministry - 6:00pm
  • He Is Waiting - 6:30-7:30pm, Lower Church


Wednesday, March 25
  • Cinema Divina: A View from "The Mountain Top" - 6:30pm, Fr. Herian Hall
  • Moms Group - 7:00pm


Friday, March 27
  • Stations of the Cross - 4:00pm, Upper Church


Sunday, March 29
  • K3/K4 - 10:10am, St. Anne Room
  • K5-8th grade - 10:10am, Cudahy Hall





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