Shrine Releases 2019 Schedule

Shrine Releases 2019 Schedule

As spring approaches, our Missionaries at the Sorrowful Mother Shrine in Bellevue, Ohio, are preparing for a busy pilgrimage season. Fr. Scott Kramer, C.PP.S., shrine director, recently released the following schedule of special pilgrimages and events at the shrine....
Authentic Discipleship

Authentic Discipleship

By Al Spilly, C.PP.S. When Jesus calls disciples and sends them on mission, he requires certain things of them.  Naturally, he does not assume that they will be abusers or victimizers. Rather, from time to time they will be the victims of others’ curses and other...
Authentic Discipleship

Depend on God to Find Peace

Jeremiah 17:5-8 1 Corinthians 15: 12, 16-20 Luke 6:17, 20-26 By Brother Brian Boyle, C.PP.S. You ask your neighbor to look out for your house while you are out of town. Or maybe the same neighbor or friend drives you to a physician’s appointment. This is a good thing....

New Leadership in Missions

  A new leadership team was elected by the Peruvian Mission during its assembly in January and has been approved by the provincial council of the Cincinnati Province. Fr. Máximo Mesia, C.PP.S., will again serve as mission director. On his council are Fr. Dionicio...
Authentic Discipleship

Any Volunteers?

By Fr. Jim Dugal, C.PP.S. During World War I, there was a secret message that had to be sent to the front lines. They could not take a chance that the enemy would intercept it, so they asked if anyone would volunteer for this dangerous mission. One man stepped forward...