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.

Seminarians Reflect

Through this series, discover how God is preparing our seminarians to feed his sheep during their priestly formation.

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.

Bible: Why Bother?

Its staying power is rooted in God’s desire to speak to our hearts. Share this free column series with friends or link to it from your website.

CASA 2018

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

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Bishop Taylor Homilies

Priesthood Ordination of Brother Reginald Udouj, OSB, and Brother Cassian Elkins, OSB
All monks are servants of each other and now you have another way to be of service to your brothers.
Catholic Charities Summer Institute (C²SI) 2018
If you intend to follow Jesus, expect to swim against the current.
Jubilarian Mass for Sister Lillian Marie Reiter, OSB
Sister Lillian Marie: Many have benefitted from your selfless, generous service.

Prayer Book

For our youth ministry at St. Joseph's in Conway More...

For over 20 years I have suffered from a major depressive disorder. More...

Nominate business leaders living faith

Published: July 11, 2018

Arkansas Catholic is looking for nominations of business professionals in Arkansas who stand out for their faith-driven leadership at their business or nonprofit organization. The newspaper will highlight Catholic leaders whose business practices reflect the teachings of Christ and his Church. The Leading with Faith profiles will appear in the Oct. 13 issue. How do you know who’s a Leader in Faith? Here are some ideas: Maybe you see it in the way they treat their employees and customers. Maybe they assure a living wage and benefits for their workers. More

Family assistance calls come year-round

Published: July 10, 2018

During the past 11 months, nearly 600 people contacted the Family Assistance Program of Catholic Charities of Arkansas (CCA). People throughout the state, though mostly in the Little Rock area, are referred to us through other charitable organizations, social service organizations, medical facilities and utility companies. Google searches for financial assistance bring up Catholic Charities, as do searches for utility assistance and rental assistance. Utility companies provide customers with lists of organizations that sometimes help with bills and now More

CISLR partners with Mexican Consulate

Published: July 10, 2018

Catholic Charities of Arkansas' Catholic Immigration Services in Little Rock (CISLR) recently began partnering with the Mexican Consulate in Little Rock. The two organizations have met twice so far in 2018. They first met at the consulate, followed by CISLR hosting them. Employees of CISLR as well as others within Catholic Charities of Arkansas have met with both the consul and deputy consul. Through their meetings, it became evident that much of their work overlapped, which led to the realization that the two organizations could work together More

Bishop Taylor Homilies

Priesthood Ordination of Brother Reginald Udouj, OSB, and Brother Cassian Elkins, OSB
All monks are servants of each other and now you have another way to be of service to your brothers.
Catholic Charities Summer Institute (C²SI) 2018
If you intend to follow Jesus, expect to swim against the current.
Jubilarian Mass for Sister Lillian Marie Reiter, OSB
Sister Lillian Marie: Many have benefitted from your selfless, generous service.

Prayer Book

For our youth ministry at St. Joseph's in Conway More...

For over 20 years I have suffered from a major depressive disorder. More...