The Word Among Us

September 2023 Issue

Bringing God to College

The Ambitious Mission of Newman Ministry

By: Deacon Greg Kandra

Bringing God to College: The Ambitious Mission of Newman Ministry by Deacon Greg Kandra

Bailey Sanders didn’t expect that when God called, it would be on her cellphone.

Bailey, a twenty-one-year-old college student from Kansas, was majoring in mathematics and trying to figure out what to do with the rest of her life when she got a text message asking if she was interested in being part of a Catholic Bible study at her junior college.

An Amazing Journey. The Bible study not only deepened Bailey’s interest in her faith but set her on an amazing journey. Bailey is now...


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