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  • Feliz Día de Las Madres
    Published by Nino Alvarez - 07 May 2016

    Los Agrupados de Puerto Rico sirvieron el Almuerzo conmemorando el Día de Las Madres el sábado 07 de Mayo en la Residencia de Nuestra Señora de La Providencia en Puerta De Tierra (San Juan).

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  • ACU 2016 Atlanta Spiritual Exercises
    Published by Jesús León - 18 April 2016

    The ACU Atlanta Chapter held its annual Spiritual Exercises during the weekend of April 15-17 at the Ignatius House Jesuit Retreat Center.  Bishop Luis del Castillo, SJ, directed the Spiritual Exercises. We had a wonderful retreat— the Holy Spirit inspired us through Bishop del Casti...

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  • Justice Scalia
    Published by Fr. Willie García-Tuñón, S.J. - 14 March 2016

    Dear Men, Last month our nation lost a great Catholic man. Committed to the Church, the values of the gospel and to the promotion of justice, Antonin Scalia served as U.S. Supreme Court Justice for thirty years. He was an example of what it means to be a professional at the top of your game without...

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  • ACU Atlanta: Upcoming Ignatian Exercises
    Published by Jesús León - 10 March 2016

    The ACU Atlanta group will host Ignatian Exercises for men the weekend of April 15-17 and a Day of Reflection for on Monday April 18.  The retreat will be offered in English while the day of reflection will be in Spanish. Monsignor Luis Del Castillo SJ will direct both the retreat an...

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  • Perspective
    Published by Fr. Willie García-Tuñón, S.J. - 06 March 2016

    There’s a scene in Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ that always impresses me no matter how often I watch the movie. It takes place just outside the praetorium, Pontius Pilate’s palace, as Jesus and the two thieves who will be crucified with him are being readied for the walk ...

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  • Ejercicios Puerto Rico 2016
    Published by Nino Alvarez - 20 February 2016

    San Juan celebró exitosamente sus Ejercicios Anuales Número #54 con la participación de 68 Ejercitantes. El Retiro fue dirigido por P. Willie García-Tuñón SJ con la Asistencia de P. Javier Vidal SJ-Provincial de Las Antillas.  Esta fue la primera visit...

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  • Upcoming Retreat for Ladies, in English
    Published by ACU Administrator - 30 January 2016

    In response to numerous requests, The Agrupación has scheduled Ignatian Exercises for Ladies this coming 11-14 of February. The Retreat will be offered in English and Directed by Monsignor Luis Del Castillo SJ.  Retreat begins at 7:00pm on Thursday February-11 a...

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  • Our Common Priesthood
    Published by Fr. Willie García-Tuñón, S.J. - 14 January 2016

    Last Sunday we celebrated the feast of the Baptism of our Lord. I have oftentimes been asked by people why it is that just three Sundays after the birth of Christ the Church would choose to celebrate his baptism. It’s a good question considering his baptism took place almost 30 years after his...

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  • A Call to Battle
    Published by ACU Administrator - 07 January 2016

    A Call to Battle - A Short Film on ‘Society’s Crisis in Masculinity’ Take some time from your busy schedules to watch this video titled "A Call to Battle” Produced by the Diocese of Phoenix under the care of Bishop Thomas Olmsted, it communicates a powerful and much neede...

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  • Yoda, SJ
    Published by Fr. Willie García-Tuñón, S.J. - 31 December 2015

    The new installment of the Star Wars movie franchise, The Force Awakens, has hit theaters with a thunderous bang. Not even the most entertaining presidential candidate debates with its cast of Star-Wars-like characters (I’ll give you one guess who would make a great Darth Vader) and vicious ar...

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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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