Updates From Precious Blood Center

2017-06-30T09:31:45+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

from Lucia Ferrara, Hospitality Coordinator Lots of events have happened at Precious Blood Center! Several groups met here for retreats and meetings. For example, the Northern Deanery met here for a day-long retreat and had lunch here as well. The Meeting Christ in Prayer group had their final session here in May. From the responses, [...]

Feast of the Precious Blood

2017-06-29T17:38:00+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

July 1, 2017   There Will Be Blood   Dear Members, Companions, and Friends, Recently, the New York Times’ film critics listed their 25 best films of the 21st century so far. At the top of the list was the film that has nothing to do with the feast we celebrate on July 1st except [...]

Re-imagining Our Future: Pictures from the 2017 Assembly

2017-06-16T11:52:08+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

The 2017 Provincial Assembly was held at the Airport Hilton in Kansas City, Missouri on June 3rd-6th. Sr. Mary Waskowiak was the featured presenter. Scroll down to see all three slide shows! Companions Assembly Sessions Masses & Prayer Services

2017-2018 Volunteers Update

2017-06-12T13:40:59+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

Former Precious Blood Volunteer, Ryan Cornelissen, tutoring a student at Cristo Rey Kansas City High School by Tim Deveney, Director of Precious Blood Volunteers I am excited to announce that we will have six and possibly seven new volunteers this coming volunteer cycle. They are a well-accomplished group with varied backgrounds, work experience, interests, and [...]

THE BUDGET REVISITED

2017-06-05T11:07:19+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

from Gabino Zavala, Justice and Peace Director In March I wrote about my concerns in regard to President Trump's proposed budget for fiscal year 2018 (Read). Now the administration has released this proposed budget that would gravely impact vulnerable people. It includes plans to slash social safety nets, cut funds for refugee resettlement programs while [...]