Category Archives: Campus Ministry

Archdiocesan Christian Service Awards mass at COLA, 3/19

By Nathaniel Zelada, Photo Editor The annual Christian Service Awards will take place on Tuesday, March 19, at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, 555 West Temple Street, Los Angeles.  A student from Verb will be honored with an award for … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday mass to begin Lent in a spirit of collaboration

By Christopher Poz, Profiles/Features Editor Ash Wednesday is on March 6, and Verbum Dei High School will be celebrating the religious holiday with a liturgy and distribution of ashes.  This year the mass will be hosted by the Legion of … Continue reading

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Sophomore retreat offers reflection and bonding in Lakewood

By Nathaniel Zelada, Photo Editor On Monday, February 11, the Verbum Dei sophomore class held its annual retreat at Mayfair Park in Lakewood from 8:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. It is a long-held tradition at Verbum Dei that each class have its own unique retreat experience.  … Continue reading

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Men for Others Prayer Breakfast recognizes male role models

By Khalid Nelms, Staff Writer The Men for Others Prayer Breakfast will be held at Verbum Dei High School Saturday, March 2, at 9:00 A.M.  All students, as well as their fathers/father figures, are encouraged to come and spend time with one … Continue reading

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Navajo (Dine) Immersion Trip fundraisers planned

By Nicolas Cortez, Staff Writer The Navajo (Dine) Immersion Trip is an annual spring break service trip that would not be possible without the participating students raising their collective $500 contribution.  Participants also individually contribute a $50 fee. The balance of the trip’s expense … Continue reading

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Spiritual retreats offer chance to share brotherhood and faith

By Nicolas Cortez, Staff Writer At Verbum Dei each grade level has a spiritual retreat once per year. The freshmen and sophomore retreats are one-day events; the junior Kairos retreat spans four days and three nights. The senior retreat lasts … Continue reading

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Verb welcomes Xavier Prep to Watts for Magis Immersion Trip

By  Randdy De Paz, Staff Writer From January 11 to 13, Verbum Dei hosted the Magis Immersion Trip for Xavier Prep High School students at Verbum Dei High School.  Xavier Prep is located in the Coachella Valley, and the school … Continue reading

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Xavier Service Plunge brings the Verb to the Coachella Valley

By Randdy De Paz, Staff Writer From December 7 to December 9, 2018, Verbum Dei students attended the Xavier Service Plunge trip, hosted by Xavier Prep High School, 34200 Cook St, Palm Desert, CA. The group not only went to Xavier … Continue reading

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Legion of Believers builds faith and insight of God in all things

By Alejandro Aquino, Staff Writer The 2016-2017 school year welcomed the Legion of Believers (LOB), a club structured to have religious conversation, to reflect on daily activities, and, in general, to foster and to strengthen the bonds among Christian peers. … Continue reading

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Dine (Navajo) Immersion Trip: Natural wonders and service

  Eagles amid western grandeur – Verbum Dei students and faculty/staff alight beneath towering sandstone on the 2018 Navajo (Dine) Immersion Trip.  – Image by an unknown photographer  By Hector Arrieta, Editor in Chief, and Nathaniel Zavala, Photo Editor An awe-inspiring … Continue reading

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