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A Holy Week Retreat from Fr. Joe Nassal, C.PP.S.

Fr. Joe Nassal, C.PP.S. authored a Holy Week Retreat that we will present here on the province website. Each day will be added the morning of the presentation.Prayer in a PandemicGod of Life,this Holy Week we stand under the shadowof the cross of Covid-19.Each day,...

Message from Fr. Garry Richmeier, C.PP.S.

Kansas City Provincial Director Fr. Garry Richmeier, C.PP.S. took some time this week to share thoughts on how to frame the current crisis in a way that creates a manageable perspective. If the video does not appear in your browser, copy and paste the link into your...

Precious Blood Media Resources During COVID-19 Crisis, March 28-April 3, 2020

We hope everyone has been healthy this week. Here are the Precious Blood resources that have posted since last Friday. Also included are links to some of the virtual Masses for Palm Sunday from places you might not regularly visit. Hey, if we have to go to Mass...

Precious Blood Media Resources During COVID-19 Crisis, March 23-27, 2020

Since so many people are sheltering at home during the COVID-19 crisis, we thought it would be helpful to provide a round-up of resources that the Kansas City and Cincinnati Province communities have posted over the last week. The links below include print, photo, and...
A Holy Week Retreat from Fr. Joe Nassal, C.PP.S.

A Holy Week Retreat from Fr. Joe Nassal, C.PP.S.

Fr. Joe Nassal, C.PP.S. authored a Holy Week Retreat that we will present here on the province website. Each day will be added the morning of the presentation.Prayer in a PandemicGod of Life,this Holy Week we stand under the shadowof the cross of Covid-19.Each day,...

Message from Fr. Garry Richmeier, C.PP.S.

Message from Fr. Garry Richmeier, C.PP.S.

Kansas City Provincial Director Fr. Garry Richmeier, C.PP.S. took some time this week to share thoughts on how to frame the current crisis in a way that creates a manageable perspective. If the video does not appear in your browser, copy and paste the link into your...

On the 40th Anniversary of the Assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero

On the 40th Anniversary of the Assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero

by Fr. Joe Nassal, C.PP.S. “I don’t believe in death without resurrection.” - St. Oscar Romero It is a strange new world. Almost every story on National Public Radio is about the pandemic and the medical, economic, and social problems it creates. As I reflect by the...

Vulnerability, Dignity, and Dedication

Vulnerability, Dignity, and Dedication

by Keven Cheung, Precious Blood Volunteer at KC CARE Health Center “So, what brings you in today?” is usually the first question I ask patients once I have brought them back to an exam room at KC CARE Health Care Center. Replies will range from a simple follow-up...

Celebrating First Covenants

Celebrating First Covenants

Companions from the greater Kansas City area gathered on Sunday for a presentation by Fr. Ron WIll at the Precious Blood Renewal Center. After the presentation, two Companions were finally able to make first covenant. Congratulations to Liberty Companions Eileen...

Is your future imagined or imaginary?

Is your future imagined or imaginary?

by Fr. Mark Miller, C.PP.S. During another Advent Season, we are challenged once again to reflect upon what exactly we are preparing for. Are we preparing to celebrate Christmas in a more meaningful way? Are we preparing ourselves to allow the Savior of the World to...

A True Thanksgiving Story

A True Thanksgiving Story

by Dennis Coday, Precious Blood Renewal Center A teacher who was a guest on a National Public Radio show on November 24th described a scene I could remember from my childhood and my children’s elementary days too. Michelle Portera, an 18-year veteran teacher described...

RCIA at the Center

RCIA at the Center

by Dennis Coday As part of its mission to provide formation for the local church, Precious Blood Renewal Center hosted for a second year daylong programs for inquirers and sponsors involved in the Rite of Christian Initiation for Adults. This year the Renewal Center...