“You who once were far off have become near by the Blood of Christ” Eph 2: 13
Many of the disciples who were listening said, “This saying is hard; who can accept it?” As a result, many disciples returned to their former way of life and no longer accompanied him. (John 6: 60-66) What were the words Jesus spoke that turned away these disciples?...read more
Fr. Ken Pleiman, C.PP.S., received his fourth degree from the Knights of Columbus on February 3. Fr. Pleiman, who is in ministry with Dayton’s Region Seven parishes, also serves as chaplain for K. of C. Council 500 in Dayton. “The Knights encouraged and endorsed my...read more
Go, for this man is a chosen instrument of mine to carry my name before Gentiles, kings, and the children of Israel, and I will show him what he will have to suffer for my name. (Acts 9: 15-16) St. Paul was the most unlikely convert to the Church. We can also say he...read more
Now there was an Ethiopian … Philip ran up and heard him reading Isaiah the prophet and said, “Do you understand what you are reading?” He replied, “How can I, unless someone instructs me?” So he invited Philip to get in and sit with him. (Acts 8: 27-31) Life flows...read more
I am the Bread of Life, he who comes to me will never be hungry, and he who believes in me will never thirst. (John 6: 35) These simple yet profound words of Jesus are echoed over and over in the Gospel of John, as he continually wants to draw us daily into a closer...read more
The Missionaries of the Precious Blood publish a quarterly magazine — C.PP.S. Today — that explores Precious Blood spirituality, our mission and ministries, and our role in the larger Church.
Missionaries of the Precious Blood are priests and brothers who share a commitment to reach out to those who are lost or forsaken. Meet some of our members here.