Blood Brothers and Sisters

2018-08-15T13:07:26+00:00August 15th, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

August 15, 2018 “Be especially concerned for the poor, particularly those most in need and deprived of every comfort.” -St. Gaspar Dear Members, Companions, Volunteers, and Friends, Blessings as we celebrate the feast of our founding 203 years ago! As we recall our father Gaspar’s passion for the poor and those on the margins of [...]

Catechism: Death Penalty “Inadmissible” as an Attack on Human Dignity

2018-08-15T13:05:54+00:00August 15th, 2018|Weekly Wine Press|

from Gabino Zavala, Justice and Peace Director For the Missionaries of the Precious Blood — Kansas City Province, the news that the Catechism of the Catholic Church will now refer to the death penalty as “inadmissible” is Good News indeed. As a Province, working to end the use of the death penalty became our first corporate stance. [...]

Introducing the 2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteers: Lina Guerrero

2018-08-14T14:58:43+00:00July 29th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteer Lina Guerrero Lina will serve at Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation (PBMR) in Chicago, Illinois and will live with Dayton Precious Blood Sisters in the Bridgeport neighborhood. She was born and raised in Austin, Texas then graduated from Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Maryland with degrees in international [...]

Introducing the 2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteers: Koby Buth

2018-08-09T08:08:51+00:00July 28th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteer Koby Buth Koby Buth will serve in Kansas City at KC CARE Health Center and will live in Gaspar Mission House. In June of 2018 he married Brooke Buth who will be serving at Cristo Rey High School and Bishop Sullivan Center. Koby grew up in Coopersville, Michigan near Grand [...]

Introducing the 2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteers: Brooke Buth

2018-08-08T13:42:39+00:00July 28th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteer Brooke Buth Brooke will serve in Kansas City at Cristo Rey High School and at Bishop Sullivan Center and will live in Gaspar Mission House. In June of 2018 she married Koby Buth who will be serving at KC CARE Health Center. Brooke grew up in Aurora, Illinois a [...]

Introducing the 2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteers: Steven Dougherty

2018-07-27T13:23:06+00:00July 27th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteer Steven Dougherty Steven Dougherty will serve as a Precious Blood Volunteer at Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation (PBMR) and will live in community at the Formation House in Hyde Park. He grew up in Kingsport, Tennessee in northeastern Tennessee. Steven graduated in May 2018 from the University of Dayton with [...]

2018-2019 Precious Blood Volunteers

2018-07-26T14:28:07+00:00July 26th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

I am excited to announce that we have four young men and women completing their Orientation this week as Precious Blood Volunteers. Please keep them in your prayers as they enter into their term of service with the Precious Blood community. Over the next several days we will be introducing each one of them to [...]

Reflections from Precious Blood Volunteers: Lota Ofodile

2018-08-16T15:47:47+00:00July 6th, 2018|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|

We asked the seven 2017-2018 Precious Blood Volunteers to answer three questions: What is/are some relationship(s) that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? What are some of the experiences that have stood out for you during your time as a Precious Blood Volunteer? How have you grown during [...]