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St. Gaspar, a Child of the Magi

By Fr. Ben Berinti, C.PP.S. As we celebrate the feast day of our founder, St. Gaspar del Bufalo, the Missionaries in this country do so, for the first time, as the United States Province. That should give us a jolt of energy, since this is our invitation to rebirth,...

Kansas City Province Statements on Ukraine

Anguish and Suffering in Ukrainefrom Gabino Zavala, Justice and Peace Director As Missionaries of the Precious Blood, we join people around the world in praying for the suffering people of Ukraine. We pray for peace. As always, war is a deadly failure and is not the...

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,...
Fr. Joseph Deardorff, C.PP.S., Celebrates 40th Ordination Anniversary

Fr. Joseph Deardorff, C.PP.S., Celebrates 40th Ordination Anniversary

Fr. Joseph Deardorff, C.PP.S., is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his ordination this year.  Fr. Deardorff, a native of Dayton, was incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood on June 30, 1978, and was ordained on June 12, 1982, at Immaculate Conception...

Fr. Dennis Chriszt, C.PP.S., Celebrates 40th Ordination Anniversary

Fr. Dennis Chriszt, C.PP.S., Celebrates 40th Ordination Anniversary

Fr. Dennis Chriszt, C.PP.S., is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his ordination this year.  Fr. Chriszt, a native of Cleveland, was incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood on June 30, 1978, and was ordained on June 12, 1982, at Immaculate Conception...

Fr. Jerome Stack, C.PP.S., Celebrates 50th Ordination Anniversary

Fr. Jerome Stack, C.PP.S., Celebrates 50th Ordination Anniversary

Fr. Jerome Stack, C.PP.S., is celebrating the 50th anniversary of his ordination this year.  Fr. Stack, a native of Whiting, Ind., was incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood on August 15, 1966, and was ordained on June 24, 1972, at St. John the Baptist...

Fr. Paul Sanders, C.PP.S., Celebrates 60th Ordination Anniversary 

Fr. Paul Sanders, C.PP.S., Celebrates 60th Ordination Anniversary 

Fr. Paul Sanders, C.PP.S., is celebrating the 60th anniversary of his ordination this year.   Fr. Sanders, a native of Pittsburgh, was incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood on August 15, 1955, and was ordained on June 9, 1962, at St. Charles Seminary,...

Fr. Edgar Jutte Celebrates 60th Ordination Anniversary 

Fr. Edgar Jutte Celebrates 60th Ordination Anniversary 

Fr. Edgar Jutte, C.PP.S., this year is celebrating the 60th anniversary of his ordination.  Fr. Jutte, a native of St. Peter, Ohio, was incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood on August 15, 1956, and was ordained a priest on June 9, 1962, at St. Charles...

Fr. John Hoying, C.PP.S., Celebrates 60th Ordination Anniversary 

Fr. John Hoying, C.PP.S., Celebrates 60th Ordination Anniversary 

Fr. John Hoying, C.PP.S., is celebrating the 60th anniversary of his ordination this year.   Fr. Hoying, a native of Botkins, Ohio, was incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood on August 15, 1956, and was ordained on June 9, 1962, at St. Charles Seminary,...

Teutonic Province Celebrates 100 Years

Teutonic Province Celebrates 100 Years

The United States Province offers its congratulations, best wishes, and prayerful support to the Missionaries of the Precious Blood of the Teutonic Province, which this weekend will celebrate its 100th anniversary. The Teutonic Province, which includes Austria,...

Freely Given, Gratefully Received

Freely Given, Gratefully Received

By Fr. Jeffrey Kirch, C.PP.S. Today is the Solemnity of the Precious Blood, a day on which the Church around the world gives thanks for the limitless generosity of Jesus, who poured out his Precious Blood for us. For Missionaries of the Precious Blood, Companions, and...

2022 Assembly Day 4 Recap: New Leadership Blessed at Assembly

2022 Assembly Day 4 Recap: New Leadership Blessed at Assembly

The newly elected leadership team of the United States Province of the Missionaries of the Precious Blood was blessed and installed on Thursday during the closing liturgy of the Missionaries’ assembly in Indianapolis. Earlier in the day, the Missionaries elected three...

2022 Assembly Day 2 Recap: Greg Evers Makes Commitment to Congregation

2022 Assembly Day 2 Recap: Greg Evers Makes Commitment to Congregation

Gregory Evers, C.PP.S., was definitively incorporated as a Missionary of the Precious Blood today during the Missionaries’ assembly in Indianapolis. Greg, who will be ordained a deacon in August, grew up in Maria Stein, Ohio, in a parish served by the Missionaries. “I...