Joseph, “The Quiet Man,” an Inspiration

Joseph, “The Quiet Man,” an Inspiration

Fr. Joseph Nassal, C.PP.S., a member of the Kansas City Province of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood. An author and former provincial director, he is now engaged in retreat and renewal ministry. How or why did your parents choose the name Joseph for you? Joseph...
Being Barnabas to Each Other

Being Barnabas to Each Other

Then Barnabas took charge of him and brought him to the apostles. (Acts 9:27)   By Fr. Steve Dos Santos, C.PP.S. I was born and raised in St. Barnabas Parish in Alameda, Calif. When I was a kid, it was always exciting when Barnabas’ name would begin to show up in...
Missionaries Want Woods Preserved

Missionaries Want Woods Preserved

The woods are lovely, dark and deep. And Br. Nick Renner, C.PP.S., wants to keep it that way. Br. Nick has filed paperwork to enter 66 acres of woods and an adjoining 13 acres of farmland that the Community owns into a nature conservancy that will preserve it far into...