Shrine a Place of Grace

Shrine a Place of Grace

Dylan was a typical senior boy, just like many others who were attending high school in Milan, Ohio. One day, while leaving the band room, a classmate asked him if he wanted to attend a barn Mass with her youth group. Dylan agreed to join the group and enjoyed the...
Soymeal to Haiti

Soymeal to Haiti

For 20 years, Brother Nick Renner, C.PP.S., has been coordinating shipments of soymeal to Haiti. Two or three times a year, he and a group of volunteers fill 55-gallon food-safe barrels in a barn in rural Burkettsville, Ohio, then load it onto a trailer where goes...
What Do We See on Home Videos?

What Do We See on Home Videos?

By Fr. Matthew Keller, C.PP.S. Video cameras are all around us these days: just pull out your phone and press record and you’ll have a video. But I grew up in the era before cell phones. If you wanted to record a video, you needed a specific camera. I remember that...
CTU has New President

CTU has New President

Sr. Barbara Reid, OP, is the new president of the Catholic Theological Union (CTU) in Chicago, where candidates to become Missionaries of the Precious Blood study for advanced degrees and prepare for lives as priests or religious brothers. Sr. Barbara is the first...

Fr. Brunner Peace and Justice Grants

Applications are now available for the 2021–22 Fr. Brunner Peace and Justice grants, to be awarded by the Cincinnati Province of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood. Grants will be awarded in amounts up to $5,000 and must have a C.PP.S. sponsor. The application...
Our God is With Us

Our God is With Us

An Easter message from our provincial director, Fr. Jeffrey Kirch, C.PP.S. One of the things I miss about being a little kid is unalloyed feelings. For adults, our emotions are often mixed and therefore complicated. On Easter, we try to imagine what the disciples were...