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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

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Seven P's of Prayer in Lord's Prayer teaches how to pray.
16th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Mercy is the difference between holiness and righteousness.
15th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Commandments tell us what to do. Beatitudes tell us how our heart should be.

Prayer Book

Please continue to keep my daughter, Kennedy R., in your prayers that she will have COMPLETE & ULTIMATE healing from More...

Please pray for families being torn apart by divorce. More...

24 spiritual directors certified in June

The first class of the School of Spiritual Direction was recognized for completing the three-year program during a special Mass June 11 at St. John Catholic Center in Little Rock. Msgr. Scott Friend, VG, concelebrated the Mass along with Father Rubén Quinteros and retired Father Robert Dienert. During the Mass, 24 new spiritual directors were certified to minister in the Diocese of Little Rock, allowing them to guide individuals who seek to follow God's will for their lives and deepen their relationship with him. A total of 31 people, which included Father Dienert, More

Celebrate gift of freedom with prayer

The United States celebrates its independence July 4. In addition to fireworks and picnics, this is a good day to thank God for our freedom and remember not to take it for granted. During the Fortnight for Freedom, which ends July 4, we have been asked to pray, act and deepen our awareness of religious freedom and its importance. We also celebrate the feasts of St. Thomas More, St. John Fisher, St. John the Baptist, Sts. Peter and Paul and the First Martyrs of the Church of Rome, who were all great martyrs that remained faithful in the face of persecution More

9 complete theology institute in 2016

Little Rock Theology Institute recognized nine students June 4, for completing the adult faith formation program's three-year coursework in theology. The following students received certificates of completion: Joe Redden of St. Edward Church, Texarkana (back row from left); Nick Moseley of St. Louis Church, Camden; Michael Smith and Debbie Meiklejohn, both of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Little Rock; Dawn Ward of St. Joseph Church, Conway (front row, from left); Kathy Dust of St. Paul Church, Pocahontas; Dede O’Bar of Our Lady of the Assumption Church More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Seven P's of Prayer in Lord's Prayer teaches how to pray.
16th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Mercy is the difference between holiness and righteousness.
15th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Commandments tell us what to do. Beatitudes tell us how our heart should be.

Prayer Book

Please continue to keep my daughter, Kennedy R., in your prayers that she will have COMPLETE & ULTIMATE healing from More...

Please pray for families being torn apart by divorce. More...