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Singing Our Alleluias!

2017-03-06T09:34:16-05:00February 28th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

by Fr. Timothy Armbruster, C.PP.S., Vocation Director Our Alleluia’s could be heard throughout the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA.  This year’s Los Angeles Religious Education Conference, held Feb 24-26, was for a change ahead of Lent.  It was truly a celebration to be able to sing our praises to God.  This was my first [...]

Celebrating the Year of Consecrated Life

2016-12-12T09:54:47-05:00November 26th, 2014|Weekly Wine Press|

This Sunday, November 30 we begin the season of Advent and also  the year designated by Pope Francis as the Year of Consecrated Life. This yearlong celebration will close on the World Day of Consecrated Life, February 2, 2016. This time also celebrates the 50th anniversary of Perfectae Caritatis, the Second Vatican Council’s Decree on [...]

Gathered Around the Fire

2016-12-12T09:54:47-05:00November 4th, 2014|Weekly Wine Press|

What better way to enjoy a chilly All Hallows Eve than to gather around a bon fire and share a few stories. We gathered around the fire and throughout the weekend to share stories of who we are as Missionaries of the Precious Blood and what the community means to us as we welcomed five [...]

Dinner and Prayer with William Jewell Students

2016-12-12T09:54:47-05:00October 30th, 2014|Weekly Wine Press|

On Thursday, October 23, six William Jewell students responded to our invitation to join us for dinner and evening prayer. As an outreach to our Catholic students at William Jewell College through St. James Church, Liberty, we celebrate during the school year an 8pm evening Mass on campus in the White River Chapel. In celebration [...]

World Day for Consecrated Life, February 2

2016-12-12T09:54:56-05:00January 23rd, 2014|Weekly Wine Press|

by Fr. Timothy Armbruster, C.PP.S., Regional Vocation Director In 1997, Pope John Paul II instituted a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life. This celebration is attached to the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on February 2nd. This Feast is also known as Candlemas Day; the day on which candles [...]

Sharing Our Story in Service and Commitment

2016-12-12T09:54:57-05:00October 18th, 2013|Weekly Wine Press|

The Precious Blood Vocation Formation Conference (PBVFC) met in Ruma, IL, on September 26-28 for our annual gathering. This year our gathering was titled, “Sharing Our Story in Service and Commitment.” We invited Lori Benge, recently appointed Vocation Director of the ASC, and Tim Deveney, Director of the Volunteers for the Kansas City Province, to [...]

Priesthood Sunday, October 27, 2013

2016-12-12T09:54:57-05:00October 16th, 2013|Weekly Wine Press|

Traditionally, the fourth Sunday of October has been designated as Priesthood Sunday. This year that date is October 27. This day was established to bring awareness to the ministry of the Priesthood. Over the past 40 years as the number of priest and religious have declined, it has become more difficult to build meaningful relationships [...]