Easter Joy Streaming

Easter Joy Streaming

An Easter message from our provincial director, Fr. Jeffrey Kirch, C.PP.S. There’s been a lot written and said during the COVID-19 pandemic, that these are days of fear and uncertainty unlike anything we’ve ever experienced. That may be true for us in the 21st century...
We, the Body of Christ

We, the Body of Christ

During this very special Holy Week, we’re offering these insights from Fr. Tim McFarland, C.PP.S., on the life, death and resurrection of Jesus. “We here in 2020 can experience the same risen Christ as the disciples did. Christ continues to be present to and for all....
Counteracting the Garden

Counteracting the Garden

Photo caption: Mosaic of the crucifixion at the Sorrowful Mother Shrine, Bellevue, Ohio. During this very special Triduum, we’re offering these insights from Fr. Tim McFarland, C.PP.S., on the life, death and resurrection of Jesus. “The cross, crucifixion, would have...
 “He Died Like He Lived”

 “He Died Like He Lived”

Photo caption: Statue of Jesus in Santa Catalina Parish in Holy Family Chapel in Guatemala.   During this very special Triduum, we’re offering these insights from Fr. Tim McFarland, C.PP.S., on the life, death and resurrection of Jesus. “The way Jesus died was...

“What is Helpful is Prayer”

We asked some of our Missionaries about the biggest challenges and the unexpected joys of these strange days. The following insights were provided by Fr. Fortman, C.PP.S., pastor of St. John the Baptist Parish in Glandorf, Ohio: What’s been the biggest challenge? One...