“You who once were far off have become near by the Blood of Christ” Eph 2: 13
Do you love me? Then feed and tend my sheep. (John 21: 15-17) The Scriptures are filled with stories of meals. As a student in theology, I was fascinated with the four Gospels, especially that of Luke, and the emphasis on the place, the function and the importance of...read more
I pray not only for these, but also for those who will believe in me through their word. (John 17: 20) On the night of the Last Supper, Jesus prayed for you and for me. What a comforting thought. A common contemporary quote attributed to St. Augustine is, “If you were...read more
Fr. Ken Alt, C.PP.S., pastor of Holy Trinity Parish in Trinity, Ind., writes about a unique project that his parish took on this Lent: “Come on! Get my goat!” It all started on Ash Wednesday as a Lenten challenge and opportunity for the practices of almsgiving,...read more
Be on guard . . . Consecrate yourselves. Both sets of words appear in the readings for the day. Both readings also lead to impending departure. Paul is about to leave the Ephesus community, “never to see his face again” (Acts 20: 38). Jesus is speaking to his...read more
Eternal life is this, to know you . . . (John 17: 3) “And eternal life is this, to know you . . .” But how do we know you? Do we know you from the inside? Do we know how you think? How you feel? On a crowded bus or in a shopping mall. There is a little girl. Do I...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.