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

Safe Environment

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.

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

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

Biblical Mercy

Celebrate the jubilee by reflecting on mercy in the Scriptures through this free, monthly series from Little Rock Scripture Study.

Faith Explained

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

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Bishop Taylor Homilies

18th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Money is like seawater, the more you drink, the thirstier you get.
35th Anniversary of Death of Servant of God Father Stanley Rother
We must be willing to sacrifice anything for the Kingdom of God.
17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Seven P's of Prayer in Lord's Prayer teaches how to pray.

Prayer Book

Kindly pray for me and my husband that we may be blessed with the gift of children. More...

Please pray for my elder brother Chacko to be healed of severe depression, obesity, irritable behavior, piles,pain and sw More...

Give to help Louisiana flood victims

Bishop Anthony B. Taylor is asking Arkansas parishes to join with those nationwide in taking up an emergency collection for Louisiana flood victims on Aug. 27-28 or Sept. 3-4. Repeated heavy rains in August have resulted in a 25-mile stretch of flooding in southern Louisiana making it the worst natural disaster in the United States since Superstorm Sandy in 2012. "From our own experience with natural disasters in Arkansas, we know the immediate and long-term recovery needs of the people in the flooded communities in Louisiana will be great and difficult to meet on their own," Bishop Taylor wrote in a letter to be read at all Masses. "In response, Catholics in all dioceses of our country, as the body of Christ More

Rosary Rally kicks off year with prayer

The second annual Rosary Rally for student athletes will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25 at St. John Catholic Center in Little Rock. Youth in grades 5-12 from Catholic schools in Little Rock, North Little Rock, Benton and Hot Springs are invited to attend. Hot dogs will be served from 6 to 6:30 p.m. by area Knights of Columbus. The keynote speaker will be Joe Kleine, a former Razorback, member of the 1984 U.S. Olympic gold medal basketball team and member of the Chicago Bulls NBA Championship team in 1998. Deacon John Hall will then offer a spiritual reflection and lead the rosary. Players and cheerleaders should wear their jerseys, uniforms or school colors. All participants should bring their own rosaries, drinks More

Novena, Mass to celebrate new saint

Blessed Teresa of Kolkata (formerly Mother Teresa of Calcutta) will be canonized a saint by Pope Francis on Sunday, Sept. 4. Known for serving "the poorest of the poor" she founded the Missionaries of Charity in 1950. The late Bishop Andrew J. McDonald hosted Mother Teresa in 1982 when she visited Little Rock to consider a request to run Abba House, a shelter for pregnant mothers, their children and homeless women, on south Oak Street. She agreed and sent four Missionaries of Charity sisters to begin running the shelter in 1983. The order continues to operate Abba House today. More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

18th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Money is like seawater, the more you drink, the thirstier you get.
35th Anniversary of Death of Servant of God Father Stanley Rother
We must be willing to sacrifice anything for the Kingdom of God.
17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Seven P's of Prayer in Lord's Prayer teaches how to pray.

Prayer Book

Kindly pray for me and my husband that we may be blessed with the gift of children. More...

Please pray for my elder brother Chacko to be healed of severe depression, obesity, irritable behavior, piles,pain and sw More...