Spirituality, Faith, & Mission

Father Hess and students 

Fr. Stephen Hess, SJ serves as the alumni chaplain and is eager to work with alumni as you make meaning of the Gonzaga mission in your lives. He is committed to strengthening your connection to Gonzaga by assisting you during every season of your lives, especially in spiritual and pastoral ways. This is accomplished through masses, retreats, service experiences, spiritual programming; as well as sacraments such as marriage, baptism, and the sacrament of the sick. He is also available to assist with funerals of alumni and their loved ones.

You can learn more about the services and events related to the alumni chaplain by clicking the links on the side navigation bar. You can also contact Stephen directly with any questions or if you need assistance of any kind by calling 509-313-5688 or emailing him directly. Gonzaga is committed to walking with you as you live the mission in your personal and professional lives so feel free to let Stephen know how we may better do this.

Living the Jesuit Mission

Online Prayer Community

Alumni and friends of Gonzaga are invited to submit prayer requests that will be remembered by the Gonzaga community, the Jesuits of the western United States, and our online prayer community.

November Remembrance

Participate in the church’s tradition of November Remembrance by signing Gonzaga’s "Online Remembrance Book” and praying for your departed loved ones.

Gonzaga students on pilgrimage in North Idaho

Office of Mission and Ministry

Gonzaga's Office of Mission and Ministry supports active engagement with our Jesuit, Catholic, humanistic mission.

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