5K for Vocations

5K for Vocations

Missionaries are happy to host the annual 5K Run for Vocations at St. Charles Center, Carthagena, Ohio, on Saturday, November 12. For more information or to register. Race day registration will be held from 8:45-9:45 a.m. Thanks to the K of C Council 1991 in Coldwater...
Shrine Open 365 Days a Year

Shrine Open 365 Days a Year

The following was written by Fr. Harry Brown, C.PP.S., who at age 90 is still in active ministry at our Sorrowful Mother Shrine in Bellevue, Ohio.  Shrines are important within the life of the Church—especially in today’s pandemic world and political turmoil era. They...
Let the Celebration Continue

Let the Celebration Continue

By Fr. Dennis Chriszt, C.PP.S.   The Christmas season is over. The decorations put away. It’s Ordinary Time once again.   The prophet Isaiah challenges us to continue the celebration, to continue to make some noise. He continues to prophesy about the reign...
To Be the Light

To Be the Light

By Fr. Tim McFarland, C.PP.S. The timing of our great feasts this year seem to be rushed. The day after Christmas we celebrated the observance of the Holy Family when Jesus was 12 years old. A little over a week later we observe the Feast of the Epiphany. The Epiphany...
A Citizen in Christ’s Kingdom

A Citizen in Christ’s Kingdom

By Fr. Bill Nordenbrock, C.PP.S. I have heard a story told of what is claimed to be the shortest homily every—just seven words. According to this story, it was on the Feast of Christ the King and after reading the gospel, the preacher paused dramatically to ensure...
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