October 7th-14th, 2018

Ongoing Events Throughout Week

The Romero Cross

a major artwork inspired by, and dedicated to, Oscar Romero

Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, Saint Louis University 
Tuesday - Sunday

11:00am - 4:00pm


Sunday, October 7th

Community Lecture – Oscar Romero: Archbishop with an Attitude


Monday, October 8th

Academic Lecture – San Romero, Risen in the Salvadoran People and Canonized by the Salvadoran People: Prophetic Practices of Remembering Romero in the Ecclesial Base Communities of El Salvador

Casual Conversations at Campus Ministry

  • Speaker: Elizabeth O’Donnell Gandolfo

  • 3:00pm, Eckelkamp Center for Campus Ministry, Saint Louis University

  • Sponsored by the Department of Campus Ministry and the Catholic Studies Program, Saint Louis University

Community Lecture- The Prophetic Mission of the Church in a Time of Great Suffering: Lessons from San Romero's Sentir Con La Iglesia


Tuesday, October 9th

Casual Conversations in the Center for Service and Community Engagement

Community Lecture - Never Tire of Preaching Love: A Perspective from the US/Mexico Border


Wednesday, October 10th

Community Forum - A Catholic Response to an Unjust Immigration Policy: What Romero's Legacy Teaches Us 


Thursday, October 11th

Documentary Screening- Monseñor: The Last Journey of Oscar Romero

  • 5:30pm, Moolah Theatre (Attendees can pick up their FREE ticket at the box office beginning at 5:00 pm)

    7:15 pm Discussion/Q and A

  • Sponsored by Saint Louis University Campus Ministry


Friday, October 12th

Stations of the Cross- The Journey of the Salvadoran People, Mirrored in the Way of the Cross

  • 12:00pm, Saint Louis University Clocktower (intersection of West Pine Mall and Spring Avenue)

  • Sponsored by Saint Louis University Campus Ministry and St. Louis Inter-Faith Committee on Latin America

Stations of the Cross- Romero’s Meditations for Today’s Families (Music by Adam Bitter)


Saturday, October 13th

Parish Celebration - 25th Anniversary of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church Becoming Bilingual and Celebration of Saint Oscar Romero


Sunday, October 14th

Canonization Mass Live Stream

Prayer and Reflection Service

  • 12:30pm, Saint Louis University Clocktower (intersection of West Pine Mall and Spring Avenue)

  • Sponsored by Saint Louis University Campus Ministry and the Archdiocese of St. Louis

Pilgrimage to Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis

  • Immediately following Prayer and Reflection Service

Celebration Liturgy