On Charlottesville and the Feast of Maximilian Kolbe

The crematorium at Auschwitz where St. Maximilian Kolbe was martyred. August 14, 2017 Feast of St. Maximilian Kolbe Dear Members, Companions, and Friends, When I was in Poland in April, I spent a day at Auschwitz. One of the most moving moments was visiting the cell where Father Maximilian Kolbe was imprisoned. It [...]

2017-08-14T16:31:49+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

Thank You From Wichita Women’s Initiative Network, Inc.

Dear Father Richard Bayuk: Please convey our thanks to all involved for the grant of $2,000 that was awarded to Wichita Women’s Initiative Network by the C.PP.S. Human Development Fund. This money will help us continue our important work of helping women survivors of domestic violence through their journey toward dignity, healing and self-sufficiency. Domestic [...]

2017-08-03T14:35:46+00:00 August 10th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

Thank You From Leavenworth Interfaith Community of Hope

Dear Members of the Society of the Precious Blood, Thank you for your recent gift. We truly appreciate your grant of $6,000. Know that this donation will go towards the following services: prescriptions for medicine; obtaining IDs, including driver’s licenses and birth certificates; travel expenses to return home; help with rent and utilities when other [...]

2017-08-03T14:16:15+00:00 August 4th, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

Let Us Serve God With Holy Joy

Discernment Retreat: October 6-8, 2017 Contact Fr. Timothy Armbruster, C.PP.S. for more information. O God, you created me for a purpose a specific task for the church and humanity. Each of us has been given a vocation by God.  We are encouraged to discover what that call is for each of us in our lives. [...]

2017-08-03T14:16:33+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Weekly Wine Press|

Introducing the 2017-2018 Precious Blood Volunteers: Marijo Gabriel

2017-2018 Volunteer Marijo Gabriel Marijo Gabriel is from Phoenix, Arizona and completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology at Creighton University in May. She will be serving at Precious Blood Ministry of Reconciliation in Chicago and living in community with the Dayton Precious Blood sisters who live and serve in Chicago. Her [...]

2017-07-28T07:12:30+00:00 July 28th, 2017|Volunteers, Weekly Wine Press|