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Bishop Taylor Homilies

Ash Wednesday 2018
Ash Wednesday is the day our spiritual "check engine" light comes on.
Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B
When was the last time you touched the heart of an unclean person?
Catholic Arkansas Sharing Appeal 2018
Your donation to CASA is part of your gift of self to the Lord.

Prayer Book

Please pray for our priests, bishops and for Pope Francis. More...

Lord, please heal all those who are sick in mind, body and spirit. More...

Bishop greets initiates at Rite of Election

Published: February 16, 2018

Each year, bishops in dioceses worldwide personally welcome those going through the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (RCIA) process during the Rite of Election, a special service held at the beginning of Lent. This year, Bishop Anthony B. Taylor will meet nearly 550 catechumens and candidates in four Rite of Election services being held in the following locations: Blessed Sacrament Church in Jonesboro, Feb. 15; St. Vincent de Paul Church in Rogers, Feb. 17; Christ the King Church in Little Rock, Feb. 18; and St. Edward Church in Texarkana, Feb. 19. More

Submit prayer needs to our website

Published: February 15, 2018

Are you going through a difficult time and have a special need for prayer? Did you know you can submit your prayer needs to our website? All are welcome to submit a prayer request to our Prayer Book of Intentions in English or Spanish. You have the option of posting anonymously or including your name and/or parish. Only the information provided in the prayer request field will be posted publicly to the Prayer Book of Intentions. All submissions are reviewed before being made public. Please allow up to three days for your submission to be posted. It will be visible for 21 days. More

Theology Institute to end in June

Published: February 13, 2018

Because of declining enrollment, Little Rock Theology Institute will close in June after 21 years of teaching Scripture, theology and philosophy to lay Catholics. Read about its history in Arkansas Catholic. This three-year academic program for adults in the Diocese of Little Rock has offered students an opportunity for personal enrichment, catechist certification and to earn a bachelor's degree in theology. The classes, which have been offered monthly, were taught by diocesan staff and professors from various Catholic colleges and universities at St. John Catholic Center in Little Rock. More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

Ash Wednesday 2018
Ash Wednesday is the day our spiritual "check engine" light comes on.
Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B
When was the last time you touched the heart of an unclean person?
Catholic Arkansas Sharing Appeal 2018
Your donation to CASA is part of your gift of self to the Lord.

Prayer Book

Please pray for our priests, bishops and for Pope Francis. More...

Lord, please heal all those who are sick in mind, body and spirit. More...