Newman Catholic Home

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The Newman Catholic Center is the official ministry of the Catholic Church at Northwest Missouri State University.  We are a part of the Catholic Church in the Diocese of Kansas City – St. Joseph.  Look here for information on Catholic Mass times at the Newman Catholic Center, Catholic, Catholic prayer times, opportunities for Catholic Service, and our Newman Catholic Center.  Come experience the fullness of faith in Jesus Christ in the Catholic Church while you attend Northwest Missouri State University.  We are the Bearcatholics at Northwest!

Newman Catholic Center at Northwest Missouri State
606 College Ave
Maryville, MO 64468

Catholic Mass Times (During the Northwest School Year):
Sunday 7 pm at Newman, Tuesdays 9 pm at Newman, Wednesday 5 pm at Newman, Thursday 9 pm.  Confession is available 30 Minutes before and after every Mass. 24 Hour Eucharistic Adoration is available from Tuesday at 9:30 pm until Thursday at 9 pm each week.

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Our Newman Catholic Center was forrmally organized as the Newman Club at Northwest on September 12, 1922.  We have always been a place of great hospitality, prayer, friendship, and faith.  Each year, students who were raised Catholic and others who have not experienced the Catholic Faith before find their home here, growing closer to Jesus and His Church.  We fully embrace the Catholic Faith in union with Pope Francis and the Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City – St. Joseph, seeking to celebrate the Mass and other Sacraments with reverence, and to know our Catholic Faith better each day.

We are grateful for the ministry of our priests, especially the Benedictine Monks of Conception Abbey, who celebrate most of our Sunday Masses.  Please offer a prayer as you visit this site for our priests, who are such great gifts to our Catholic Church and to our students here at Northwest Missouri State.