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Fr. Keith Branson: Third Sunday of Easter 2021

Fr. Keith Branson is the chaplain at Avila University in Kansas City. He is sharing the homilies for the college students' Masses online.  We are happy to share his reflections for April 18, 2021.

Fr. Keith Branson: Second Sunday of Easter 2021

Fr. Keith Branson is the chaplain at Avila University in Kansas City. He is sharing the homilies for the college students' Masses online.  We are happy to share his reflections for April 11, 2021.

Tapping the Wine Cellar-April 8, 2021

Please join Fr. Keith, Vicky, Tim, and Precious Blood Volunteer Thomas Weiss for April 8th’s Tapping the Wine Cellar! We hope you can take some time to explore the readings for Sunday using this video as a jumping-off point.

Take Action For Common Sense Laws

from Gabino Zavala, Justice and Peace Director This week we entered Holy Week, the days leading to the Passion, Death and Resurrection of Jesus. As we reflect on the Paschal Mystery, especially the Cross of Jesus, we should recognize that in our midst there are many...

Provincial Statement on Responsum Document

March 24, 2021 Dear Members and Companions, In light of recent statements from a Vatican office regarding LGBTQ Catholics and their relationships, the Kansas City Province of the Society of the Precious Blood continues to uphold the dignity and equality of all people,...

Provincial Statement On Recent Gun Violence and Hate Crimes

March 24, 2021 Dear Members and Companions, We pray for the victims of gun violence in the United States, most recently, those in Boulder, Colorado and in Atlanta, Georgia. Our corporate stance against gun violence affirms our belief in the sacredness of life and...

Virtual Masses

Wondering where you can attend Mass virtually? Here's a list of Kansas City Province parishes, and others who offer Mass online. They livestream via Facebook, so you'll need an account to view the Masses live. St. Mary of the Visitation, Ottumwa, Iowa,...
Tapping the Wine Cellar-March 25, 2021

Tapping the Wine Cellar-March 25, 2021

Please join Fr. Keith, Vicky, Tim, and Fr. Joe Uecker for March 25th’s Tapping the Wine Cellar! We hope you can take some time to explore the readings for Sunday using this video as a jumping-off point.

Provincial Statement on Responsum Document

Provincial Statement on Responsum Document

March 24, 2021 Dear Members and Companions, In light of recent statements from a Vatican office regarding LGBTQ Catholics and their relationships, the Kansas City Province of the Society of the Precious Blood continues to uphold the dignity and equality of all people,...

Provincial Statement On Recent Gun Violence and Hate Crimes

Provincial Statement On Recent Gun Violence and Hate Crimes

March 24, 2021 Dear Members and Companions, We pray for the victims of gun violence in the United States, most recently, those in Boulder, Colorado and in Atlanta, Georgia. Our corporate stance against gun violence affirms our belief in the sacredness of life and...

Fr. Keith Branson: Fifth Sunday of Lent

Fr. Keith Branson: Fifth Sunday of Lent

Fr. Keith Branson is the chaplain at Avila University in Kansas City. During Lent, he is sharing the homilies for the college students' Masses online.  We are happy to share his reflections for March 21, 2021.

Tapping the Wine Cellar-March 19, 2021

Tapping the Wine Cellar-March 19, 2021

Please join Fr. Keith, Vicky, Tim, and Sr. Mumbi Kigutha for March 18th’s Tapping the Wine Cellar! We hope you can take some time to explore the readings for Sunday using this video as a jumping-off point.

Invictus

Invictus

As we move forward to a new creation, there's a movie I think will help in our reflections: Invictus. Directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon, it is the story of how Nelson Mandela was able to bring post-Apartheid South Africa together...

Fr. Keith Branson: Fourth Sunday of Lent

Fr. Keith Branson: Fourth Sunday of Lent

Fr. Keith Branson is the chaplain at Avila University in Kansas City. During Lent, he is sharing the homilies for the college students' Masses online.  We are happy to share his reflections for March 14, 2021.

Tapping the Wine Cellar-March 11, 2021

Tapping the Wine Cellar-March 11, 2021

Please join Fr. Keith, Vicky, and Tim for March 11th’s Tapping the Wine Cellar! We hope you can take some time to explore the readings for Sunday using this video as a jumping-off point.