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.

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.

CASA 2017

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

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.

Faith Explained

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

Blessed Are You

Explore the Beatitudes in these free, monthly articles. Share with friends, link to series from your parish website or use as bulletin inserts.

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Catholic Diocese of Little Rock

Bishop Taylor Homilies

Wednesday, 31st Week of Ordinary Time, Cycle I
Love God most, embrace suffering and let go of possessions.
31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A
Scriptures should be interpreted through proper context.
From Conflict to Fellowship: Lutheran-Catholic Common Commemoration of the Reformation
We gather to thank God for the progress we've made.

Prayer Book

I would like, if possible, to add the following prayers to your list, if you would be so kind: I have asked for many praye More...

Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of Father Greg Hart. May he rest eternally in peace. More...

Honor U.S. veterans at Mass on Nov. 11

Published: November 3, 2017

Father Thomas W. Keller, a veteran, will celebrate the annual Veterans Day Mass at 9 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 11 at the National Cemetery in Little Rock. Because seating is limited, participants are encouraged to bring their own chairs. All are invited to attend. The Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus color corps will present the colors. Patriotic songs will be sung and taps will be played at the end of the ceremony. A reception will be held in the pavilion after Mass. In addition, Catholic parishes and schools across Arkansas host programs to honor veterans. More

Open your heart and home to adoption

Published: November 3, 2017

November is National Adoption Month. It is both a time to celebrate and support adoptive families as well as raise awareness to the thousands of children nationwide who are in foster care and need a forever home. In the Nov. 4 issue of Arkansas Catholic, adoption is highlighted in a variety of ways. There are articles on interracial adoption, reunification with birth parents, the challenges and misconceptions of adoption, frequently asked questions and more. For more than 30 years, the Diocese of Little Rock has operated Catholic Adoption Services, a non-profit, Arkansas-licensed More

Help students pay for Catholic school

Published: November 2, 2017

The fifth annual Catholic Schools Scholarship Appeal will kick off Nov. 11 to assist schools statewide in providing tuition assistance to students who qualify. This year, $3.5 million is needed to provide assistance to 907 students. Parish subsidies and school scholarship funds cover $3.2 million, which leaves a need for $267,141 in donations through this appeal. In a letter to previous donors, Bishop Anthony B. Taylor explained that every dollar donated will be used to provide financial assistance to the students who need it. "Catholic schools are an integral part of the teaching mission More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

Wednesday, 31st Week of Ordinary Time, Cycle I
Love God most, embrace suffering and let go of possessions.
31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A
Scriptures should be interpreted through proper context.
From Conflict to Fellowship: Lutheran-Catholic Common Commemoration of the Reformation
We gather to thank God for the progress we've made.

Prayer Book

I would like, if possible, to add the following prayers to your list, if you would be so kind: I have asked for many praye More...

Please pray for the happy repose of the soul of Father Greg Hart. May he rest eternally in peace. More...