DePaul University Division of Student Affairs > Spirituality > Prayer & Meditation

Prayer & Meditation

DePaul has regular Catholic, Protestant, Jewish, Muslim and Buddhist prayer and meditation.

Mid-day Meditation at the Ray Meyer - Wednesdays at 12:30p.m. (during the school year)

Take a thirty-minute pause to get invigorated through a gentle, guided meditation. Faculty, students, staff and Ray community members are welcome to stop by Studio C and be still and center.  Drop by anytime. No experience required. Take Care DePaul!

Catholic Masses and Prayer

The DePaul Catholic Community welcomes all students, faculty and staff to actively participate by gathering as a community of faith for mass, prayer and the sacraments.  We hope that you join us! There are a number of ways to be involved.


Mass Schedule

Sunday Night Mass

Sunday Night Mass at DePaul
"The largest weekly student gathering."  

All are welcome to join Catholic Campus Ministry for Mass every Sunday night at 8:30pm at St. Vincent de Paul Church​.


St. Vincent de Paul Parish​

The DePaul community is also invited to parish Masses:

  • Saturday | 5pm
  • Sunday | 8am, 10am and 5pm

Daily Mass 
12pm | Every Monday - Friday | Loop and Lincoln Park Campuses

  • Lincoln Park Campus Saint Louise de Marillac Chapel, Student Center 1st Floor
  • Loop Campus | Miraculous Medal Chapel, Lewis Center 1st Floor

Sacrament of Reconciliation
Reconciliation is available before Sunday night Mass from 7:30pm - 8:20pm.​


​Prayer

Taizé Prayer 
Taizé Prayer is Christian contemplation that is offered each Tuesday during the school year. It combines scripture, chant, silence and community to create a peaceful environment in which one can be "alone together" with God.

  • Lincoln Park Campus | Tuesdays | 8pm | Saint Louise de Marillac Chapel, Student Center 1st Floor​

Contact: Matt Merkt, Liturgy Coordinator


Buddhist Meditation

If you are looking to gather on DePaul's campus for Buddhist meditation, the Buddist and Meditation Club ​meets weekly during the school year in the Lincoln Park Interfaith Sacred Space.  

Muslim Jumu'ah Salah (Friday Prayer) 

Jumu'ah Salah (Friday prayer) is held on Fridays at 1:15 in the Muslim Prayer Room in the Lincoln Park Student Center Suite 329.

Jewish Shabbat (monthly)

Friday Night Shabbat services and dinner are held the first Friday of every month at 6:30 pm in the Interfaith Sacred Space on the 1st floor of the Lincoln Park Student Center. Contact Matthew Charnay​​ for other opportunities to celebrate Shabbat with DePaul community members.

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