Latest Articles

  • WE’VE BEEN HERE BEFORE:
    Published by Fr. Willie García-Tuñón, S.J. - 30 June 2015

    Dear Agrupados: The recent decision by the Supreme Court on the issue of same-sex marriages has caused understandable angst for many who believe sacred the sacrament of love between a man and a woman. Unquestionably, the ruling is a challenge for us. I encourage you to read the following article by...

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  • Papi Mouse
    Published by Fr. Willie García-Tuñón, S.J. - 19 June 2015

    When I was a kid growing up, there was nothing greater than going to Disney World. Trips to worlds outside the Miami city limits were very rare. Vacation for us was usually a weekend at the Sea Crest Motel on Miami Beach not far from “la playa de los viejos.” We were a household of seven...

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  • Camino Ignaciano 2016
    Published by David Fernández - 18 June 2015

    A group of Jesuit followers from Miami are planning a pilgrimage to Spain on July 2016. This pilgrimage will follow the footsteps of San Ignacio de Loyola. The pilgrim (caminante) will do his walk (on foot, bicycle or in a vehicle) from Loyola to Manresa arriving there on Saturday&nbs...

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  • ACU Director: Official Announcement
    Published by Jesús León - 16 June 2015

    June 2015  Dear ACU Members, It is with great joy that I share the following official news with the ACU family: Our Provincial, Father Javier Vidal, SJ, officially communicated to the ACU Board the appointment of Father Guillermo (Willie) García-Tuñón, SJ, to be the ...

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  • 2015 Second Semester Calendar
    Published by ACU Administrator - 29 May 2015

    Read On for important Dates on the Calendar.  Regards

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  • Día de las Madres
    Published by Nino Alvarez - 25 May 2015

    La ACU en Puerto Rico celebró el Día de las Madres sirviendo el almuerzo a los Ancianitos en la Residencia de Nuestra Señora de la Providencia que dirigen las Hermanitas de Santa Teresa de Jornet. 

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  • ACU Director Announced
    Published by Jesús León - 14 May 2015

    Provincial Father Javier Vidal, SJ, has named Father Guillermo (“Willie”) García-Tuñón, SJ, to Lead the Agrupación.  Father Willie’s grandfather was a well known Agrupado. Furthermore, Father Amando Llorente became ins...

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  • ACU Atlanta-Retreat 2015
    Published by ACU Administrator - 21 April 2015

    ACU Atlanta held its annual Spiritual Exercises the weekend of April 17–19 at the Ignatius House Retreat Center in Atlanta. Father Guillermo (“Willie”) García-Tuñón, SJ, brilliantly Directed the Exercises.

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  • World Meeting of Families - 2015
    Published by Marty Perez - 25 April 2015

    Join the Agrupación Católica Universitaria for the  World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia! Dear Agrupación Family,

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  • Visita a La Virgen
    Published by Guillerno (Willie) Arias - 03 April 2015

    A ver si nos reunimos todos esta tarde junto a nuestro Jesús, junto a Virgen y a Juan que nunca fallan... Me han asegurado que Jesús piensa ir otra vez este domingo a Emaús recogiendo discípulos desanimados por el camino. 

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Welcome to the ACU

Welcome to the official website for the Agrupación Católica Universitaria (ACU). The ACU is a Marian Congregation whose spirituality is based on Jesuit formational principles, and a strong concentration in Marian reflection.

The ACU is a Catholic Sodality of common goals. Attain Christian balance in life through profession, piety, family, society, and apostolic service to the community. Feel free to contact us at any time.

The Director

Fr. Guillermo (Willie) García-Tuñón, S.J.
Born in Miami, Florida on November 26, 1969. He graduated form Belen Jesuit Preparatory School in 1987 and was admitted to the Society of Jesus on August 14, 1989 at the Jesuit Novitiate of St Stanislaus Kostka in Grand Coteau, Louisiana. Father Willie was ordained a priest on September 2, 2000 at Gesu Catholic Church in Miami. He received a B. A. in History from Florida International University (Miami), a Masters in Arts in Philosophy and a Masters in Arts in Education from Fordham University (New York), a degree in Theology from Instituo Santo Inacio in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and a Doctorate in Education from Florida International University in 2006. read more

 

Setting the Example

  • Published by Nino Alvarez
    A las 9:00am de ayer sábado, en la iglesia St. Thomas More de St. Paul Minnesota, nueve nuevos Jesuítas expresaron públicamente sus Votos Iniciales an...
  • Published by Nino Alvarez
    This article takes snippets of various posts found in the Cardinal O'Malley's Blog: Cardinal Sean O'Malley speaks about The Agrupación, h...
  • Published by Nino Alvarez
    *UPDATED: Ordination* Agrupados knew Br. Giussepe as "Neil" (Aniello) before he joined the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal. This coming Saturday ...
  • Published by Nino Alvarez
    por Kyle K. Fco. Shinseki, nSJ ¿Quién se hubiera imaginado cuando entré por primera vez por la puerta de la Casa de la Agrupación en Washington que y...

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