St. Agnes Parish Celebrates Rite of Welcome to Young Companions in Formation

2017-05-01T14:03:08+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Companions, Weekly Wine Press|

by Vicky Otto, Companions Co-director On Thursday, April 26, 2017, Fr. John and I joined the Fr. Dave, Fr. Tim and the youth group of Saint Agnes Church in Los Angeles to celebrate the rite of welcome for the members of the group in formation to become Precious Blood Companions. The youth and young adults [...]

Our Lenten Path, Week Two

2017-03-09T15:57:39+00:00 March 9th, 2017|Companions, Weekly Wine Press|

by Vicky Otto, Director of Precious Blood Companions One of my favorite movies is called "Love Actually." At the beginning of the movie you see a large crowd gathered at the airport. As the camera pans across the crowd everyone's face displays a sense of anxiety and stress. The second time the camera pans across [...]

Companion Conveners & Sponsors Meet in Kansas City

2016-12-12T09:54:23+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Companions, Weekly Wine Press|

The Conveners and Sponsors for the Companion Groups in the Kansas City Province gathered at the Precious Blood Renewal Center in Liberty for training on August 6, 2016. The group shared many ideas about facilitation, prayer, leadership and how to welcome new Companions. They also learned more about the Companion Movement and plans for the [...]

Companions Calendar

2016-08-12T09:43:02+00:00 August 12th, 2016|Companions|

Aug 15                        Florida Companions celebrate Covenant Rite Aug 17                        Companion Council Teleconference Aug 19 - 20               Convener/Sponsor Training, Saint Charles Center, Ohio Aug 22                       Companion Directors Team meets with Putnam County Companions April 31 - Sept 2      Companion Directors Team meets with North and South Dakota Companions Sept 11                       Companion Directors Team meets with Dayton Companions Sept [...]

Wisconsin Companions Gathering, July 17, 2016

2016-12-12T09:54:24+00:00 July 21st, 2016|Companions, Weekly Wine Press|

Congratulations to the Companions of the Park Falls / Butternut group in Wisconsin who renewed their covenants on Sunday July 17, 2016. They gathered at Immaculate Conception Church in Butternut to attend Mass and then a festive reception after the Covenant Ceremony. At the conclusion of the reception they welcomed two new individuals who will [...]

University of Central Florida Welcomes the Companions

2016-02-04T14:06:25+00:00 February 4th, 2016|Companions, Weekly Wine Press|

by the Companion Directors Team The Companion Directors Team presented the Companion retreat, Living Into Gather, Send, the weekend of January 9th and 10th at the Catholic Center on the campus of the University of Central Florida. The sponsor of the Lake Mary and Orlando Companion groups, Fr. Vince Wirtner, C.PP.S. joined us and presided [...]

Thank You from The Learning Club

2016-12-12T09:54:38+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Companions, Weekly Wine Press|

Dear Friends of the Precious Blood Community: Thank you very much for your generous donation of $542 to purchase healthy snacks and toys and prizes for students in the Learning Club of KCK! Your support of our students has a big impact on their lives. The toys and prizes serve as incentives for our students [...]