Part of the Holy Family

Part of the Holy Family

Children are drawn to anything shiny and bright, and no more so than at Christmas. If it sparkles or twinkles, it captures their eye. That’s true of us adults too—but as we get older, we learn to look deeper. At Christmas, we’re all drawn to the light, the star in the...
Special Formation Finishes in Brazil

Special Formation Finishes in Brazil

Fr. Joseph Deardorff, C.PP.S. Colombian Mission, Ad Experimentum This year, 10 seminarians participated in special formation in Brazil. They came from El Salvador, Colombia and Brazil. Many members from Latin America, as well as the vice moderator general, visited...
Holy Family: Migrant Family

Holy Family: Migrant Family

During the Advent Season, we remember that the Holy Family was a migrant family – on the move to Bethlehem and then to Egypt to escape Herod’s threat to kill the newborn Jesus. The Missionaries of the Precious Blood were also immigrants, coming to Ohio from Italy in...
C.PP.S. Retreat in Peru was “Historic”

C.PP.S. Retreat in Peru was “Historic”

C.PP.S. members from Chile, Brazil, Peru, Mexico, Guatemala and Colombia were together in late November for a retreat led by Fr. Barry Fischer, C.PP.S. “It was an historic moment,” Fr. Barry said. “For the first time ever the great majority of all the members of our...
Nativity Set Display at St. Charles

Nativity Set Display at St. Charles

Enjoy the sights of the season at Saint Charles Senior Living Center in Carthagena, Ohio, where the annual display of nativity scenes is now open. The display, in Saint Charles’ main wing, is free and open to the public, though goodwill offerings are accepted....