Deacon Tim here.  One of the great blessings of my life and my job here at the Cathedral is being a part of the RCIA process and encountering those who are seeking to discern becoming a disciple of Jesus Christ in the Catholic Church.  We have an amazing group of new inquirers who are just […]

Lauren Weissmueller was received into the Full Communion of the Catholic Church on Sunday, April 8th.  In preparing for her Rite of Reception where she made her Profession of Faith, was confirmed and made her First Holy Communion, she had to make her first Reconciliation.  Afterward, Lauren offered this praise report of her experience of preparing […]

On Ash Wednesday a few years ago, I fully intended on getting up for 8am mass.  Shockingly, I did not jump out of bed when my alarm went off an hour earlier than usual and … I missed mass.  Luckily a church near my office was giving ashes at noon. “Perfect,” I thought, “I’ll go during my lunch break … but I […]

Here is hoping you had a blessed Christmas season and that your New Year is filled with the hope only Jesus can provide.  I want to share an amazing fulfillment of scripture that took place right here in this parish because Meg Campos, our Director of Social Outreach, listened and followed the prompting of the […]

As I publish this praise report, we have just completed our first annual Eucharistic Adoration Renewal Weekend.  Hopefully, all of us follow Fr. Louis Guardiola’s exhortation to dedicate ourselves to drawing ever closer to Jesus, who allows us to not only consume him in Communion but to be in his presence 24 hours a day, […]

Pardon the interruption!  Deacon Tim here and as the editor of Praise Report – Christ the King, I am usually content to stay in the background and bring you praise reports submitted from parishioners who have experienced God moving in a particular way in and through their lives. But I am so excited about the […]

For over ten years now, Christ the King has offered a program called Catholics Returning Home (CRH).  This series is six weeks long and offers participants a unique opportunity to rediscover the Catholic faith. Faithful Catholics have fallen away from the church for various reasons. Some due to differences with church teachings, some simply because […]