All Are Welcome

If you are not Catholic, but are interested or if you used to be Catholic but you've been away, we invite you to learn more.

Are You Called?

Come and see what priesthood, religious life or permanent diaconate offers. What you learn might surprise you.

Promise to Protect

Find out how we are creating a safe environment for children and young people in our parishes, schools and the community.

Marriage and Family

Get your guide to planning a Catholic wedding, find out how to enrich your marriage, explore adoption and much more.

Faith Explained

Explore Understanding Our Church, a treasury of Arkansas writers discussing the Catholic faith on a wide variety of topics.

Consecrated Life

Celebrate and promote religious life during this Year of Consecrated Life being celebrated worldwide through February 2016.

Parables of Jesus

Explore this powerful teaching tool in He Spoke in Parables, a monthly column series from Little Rock Scripture Study.

Here to Help You

Reach out and let us help in your time of need. You are not alone. We offer ministries to serve a variety of needs.

Open Your Hearts

Your support of the Catholic Arkansas Sharing Appeal is vital to the continuation of our various ministries. Learn how you can help.

Bishop Taylor Homilies

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B
Do you trust Jesus enough to hand over to him your five loaves and your two fishes, confident that he can use your gift of self to continue to provide for his people even today?
Silver Jubilee of Sister Josita López, OSB
Jesus has chosen you for love: "This is my commandment: Love one another as I love you." And how has he loved us? Completely, totally, to the death.

Prayer Book

Please pray for a successful surgery and recovery for a total shoulder replacement on July 30th for me. More...

Please pray for Editha's deliverance from all kinds of bondages of sins, healing in all areas of her life and change of h More...

Disaster training to be offered Nov. 2-6

Catholic Charities USA will host its national Applied Institute for Disaster Excellence (AIDE) at the Arkansas 4H Conference Center in west Little Rock Nov 2-6. AIDE is an annual training program that equips the Catholic Charities network, diocesan and parish staffs and partner agencies such as the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and the Knights of Columbus, for their roles in disaster preparedness and response. See schedule or register online. “This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for parishes in our diocese to take advantage of cutting edge instruction,” said Patrick Gallaher, executive director of Catholic Charities of Arkansas. AIDE is a hands-on conference providing instruction on preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation training. The goal of the conference is to make parishes more resilient in the face of catastrophes. More

Golf Classic seeking teams, sponsors

The 21st annual Bishop McDonald-Catholic Charities Golf Classic will be held Monday, Sept. 21 at Maumelle Country Club. Tee times will be at 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. for this four-person scramble. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided along with complimentary beverages. Awards will be presented after morning and afternoon play. Team prizes will be given for closest to pin, hole in one and longest drive. There will also be a putting contest. Entry fees are $150 per player and $600 per four-person team. If you would like to sponsor the registration for a priest or religious, the fee is $150. To register, download and return the player registration form. A variety of sponsorship levels are also available, making the tournament a way to support Catholic Charities of Arkansas (CCA) and promote your business as well. More

Pope Francis to visit U.S. in September

Pope Francis will make his first visit as pope to the United States Sept. 22-27. The Holy Father will go to Washington, D.C., Sept. 22-24, to meet with President Obama and address a joint session of Congress. From Sept. 24-26 he will visit New York City to address the United Nations General Assembly and take part in a multi-religious service at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center. He will close his visit by attending the 2015 World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia from Sept. 26-27. To learn more, see the complete schedule for his visit or visit the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. The World Meeting of Families was created by St. Pope John Paul II in 1994. It is held every three years and sponsored by the Holy See’s Pontifical Council for the Family. More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B
Do you trust Jesus enough to hand over to him your five loaves and your two fishes, confident that he can use your gift of self to continue to provide for his people even today?
Silver Jubilee of Sister Josita López, OSB
Jesus has chosen you for love: "This is my commandment: Love one another as I love you." And how has he loved us? Completely, totally, to the death.

Prayer Book

Please pray for a successful surgery and recovery for a total shoulder replacement on July 30th for me. More...

Please pray for Editha's deliverance from all kinds of bondages of sins, healing in all areas of her life and change of h More...