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Bishop Taylor Homilies

First Sunday of Advent 2016, Year A
Jesus' return will be sudden and unexpected. Are you ready?
Thanksgiving 2016
God grant us an attitude of humble gratitude.
Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe 2016
Year of Mercy has ended but mission of mercy has just begun.

Prayer Book

Please pray for my brother Doug who is dealing with cancer and will under go an operation this week. More...

Please pray for a financial breakthrough for us; we are having trouble getting our bills paid. More...

Bishop to ordain Rubio a deacon Dec. 17

Published: December 7, 2016

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor will celebrate the diaconate ordination Mass of Nelson Jesus Rubio Villalobos (Nelson Rubio) at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 at Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Hot Springs Village. This Diocese of Little Rock seminarian will become a transitional deacon, a major step toward priestly ordination. A reception will follow in the parish hall. All are invited to attend. Guests are also welcome to attend a holy hour for Rubio at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16 at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Little Rock. Prayers will be offered for him and an increase in vocations to the More

Marian feasts to offer spiritual insight

Published: December 5, 2016

Two important Marian feasts are celebrated during Advent. The solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary will be celebrated Thursday, Dec. 8. It is a holy day of obligation to attend Mass. To find holy day Mass times in your area, contact a parish near you. The feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe will be celebrated on Monday, Dec. 12. Special celebrations mark this feast in parishes across Arkansas. See our Calendar of Events to find events in your area. Although we celebrate the Immaculate Conception during Advent, the season during which we prepare for More

Pro-life lock-in for teens to be Jan. 21-22

Published: December 2, 2016

High school youth are invited attend the 2017 Weekend Extravaganza, an overnight lock-in held the night before the annual Mass and March for Life in Little Rock. It will be offered at the DoubleTree Hotel Jan. 21-22. The Diocese of Little Rock Youth Advisory Council will lead their peers in music, skits and prayer focusing on right-to-life issues through a teen's perspective. This year's keynote speakers, Chad Judice and Sarah Swafford, will address the theme: "He is the Way to Life." Judice, author of "Waiting for Eli" and "Eli’s Reach," will share his family's journey of raising a More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

First Sunday of Advent 2016, Year A
Jesus' return will be sudden and unexpected. Are you ready?
Thanksgiving 2016
God grant us an attitude of humble gratitude.
Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe 2016
Year of Mercy has ended but mission of mercy has just begun.

Prayer Book

Please pray for my brother Doug who is dealing with cancer and will under go an operation this week. More...

Please pray for a financial breakthrough for us; we are having trouble getting our bills paid. More...