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175th Anniversary Events

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175th Anniversary Gala



Join us for an evening of dinner, live music and dancing to celebrate the 175th anniversary of Saint Xavier University, Chicago's first Catholic university and the first Mercy institution of higher learning in the United States.


Celebratory Mass

Time: 5 p.m.
Location: McDonough Chapel of the Mother of Mercy, Saint Xavier University, 3700 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL 60655


Dinner, Live Music and Dancing

Time: 6 to 10 p.m.
Location: Ridge Country Club, 10522 S. California Ave., Chicago, IL 60655

 

175th Anniversary Gala

Saturday, November 6, 2021, 6-10 p.m.

Ridge Country Club
10522 S. California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60655

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Spirit of Mercy Day Mass Celebrates 175 Years of Saint Xavier

Mary Circle

Thursday, September 23, 2021

All are invited to join us for Mass to celebrate Spirit of Mercy Day and to mark 175 years to the day of the Sisters' of Mercy arrival to Chicago.

Time: Noon
Location: McDonough Chapel of the Mother of Mercy, Saint Xavier University, 3700 W. 103rd St., Chicago, IL 60655

Spirit of Mercy Day events regularly include the special Eucharistic liturgy for the entire SXU community, the commissioning of campus leaders for the service of leadership and opportunities for conversation with a variety of Sisters of Mercy guests.

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