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Faith Explained

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Bishop Taylor Homilies

Hot Springs Prayer Service for Peace
Stand up for what's right while respecting human dignity of all.
Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary 2017
What has happened to Mary first will eventually happen to us.
19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A
Rooted in love, courage overcomes fear in death to self.

Prayer Book

Ethan M., my 5-month-old grandson who is undergoing testing (MRI) on his brain. Please put him on the prayer list. More...

Please pray...I'm 45, never been in a relationship, been praying for relationships for over 22 years. More...

Queen of heaven, earth intercedes for us

Published: August 21, 2017

The memorial of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary is celebrated Aug. 22. It is celebrated soon after the solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Aug. 15.) because it follows this event. The queenship is celebrated in the fifth glorious mystery of the rosary. "Finally the immaculate virgin, preserved free from all stain of original sin, when the course of her earthly life was finished, was taken up body and soul into heavenly glory, and exalted by the Lord as queen over all things, so that she might be the more fully conformed to her Son, the Lord of lords More

Heal after abortion in Project Rachel

Published: August 21, 2017

Project Rachel ministers to anyone suffering from a past abortion. There is hope. Healing is possible. Sponsored by the diocesan Respect Life Office, Project Rachel offers support groups that meet for 11 consecutive weeks in September and February each year. Small groups of six to eight meet in various places in Arkansas, depending on the need. Meeting times and locations are only shared with participants. All communications are strictly confidential. Call or e-mail Anne Dierks at (501) 664-0340, ext. 357 for more information in English, or Catherine Phillips More

Pre-Cana prepares couples for marriage

Published: August 21, 2017

Are you planning to get married in a Catholic church in Arkansas? If so, find out what you need to do by reading the Getting Married Guide. Because marriage is lifelong, the Church wants to help you build a strong, lasting marriage. For this reason, couples seeking marriage in the Catholic Church are asked to spend several months in marriage preparation. As part of that preparation, couples are asked to take part in a marriage education program. One of the educational options in the Diocese of Little Rock is Pre-Cana Day, a one-day retreat for engaged couples to spend time together More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

Hot Springs Prayer Service for Peace
Stand up for what's right while respecting human dignity of all.
Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary 2017
What has happened to Mary first will eventually happen to us.
19th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A
Rooted in love, courage overcomes fear in death to self.

Prayer Book

Ethan M., my 5-month-old grandson who is undergoing testing (MRI) on his brain. Please put him on the prayer list. More...

Please pray...I'm 45, never been in a relationship, been praying for relationships for over 22 years. More...