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October rosary St. Michael Church

During October, the month of the rosary and in honor of the 100th anniversary of the apparitions at Fatima, St. Michael Church in Cherokee Village is praying the rosary every Sunday evening. Pastor Father Amal Punganoor Lourduswamy is leading the parishioners. 

Pax Christi Walk for Peace

On Sept. 22, as part of Arkansas Peace Week, Pax Christi Little Rock sponsored a Walk for Peace at Rockefeller Elementary School. The entire school, students and teachers clapped, sang, marched and danced for peace. Several students carried signs. The students wore peace buttons and necklaces donated by Pax Christi. The students had been learning about peace throughout the week, engaging ... More ...  

White Mass Oct. 17

Msgr. Francis I. Malone will celebrate the White Mass at the Cathedral of St. Andrew in Little Rock at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 17.  The Mass is held annually by the Catholic Medical Association Sts. Cosmas and Damian Guild of Central Arkansas to pray for all medical professionals.  Father Joseph Chan, associate pastor of the Cathedral and a physician, will speak about ... More ...  

Subiaco Academy Shadow Days

Subiaco Academy is hosting three fall Shadow Days for prospective students and their parents on Fridays, Oct. 27, Nov. 10 and Dec. 1. The academy holds Shadow Days for boys in grades 6-10 interested in exploring the school’s junior and senior high program. Overnight accommodations are provided for students and parents on campus. All Shadow Day activities are free. For ... More ...  

Father James Martin at Pax Christi

Pax Christi Little Rock is hosting a Skype presentation with author Father James Martin, SJ, at 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 9 in Fitzgerald Hall at St. John Center in Little Rock. The event, “Building a Bridge,” will discuss Father Martin’s new book on how the Church and the LGBT community can enter into a relationship of respect, compassion and sensitivity. ... More ...  

St. Scholastica retreat Nov. 3-4

On Nov. 3-4, St. Scholastica Retreat Center in Fort Smith is sponsoring a retreat, “A Deepening Understanding of Ourselves and Others,” presented by Kaye Bernard. The retreat will focus on the enneagram and ontroduces participants to nine personality types. The retreat cost is $95 for residents, $70 for commuters, and $50 for Saturday only attendees.  For more information or to register, ... More ...  

Ladies fashion show Oct. 16

Ladies of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in Hot Springs Village will host a fashion show Monday, Oct. 16. “I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar” will be held in the Lower Hall at noon. Tickets are $17. Fashions will be presented by Annie’s Gifts and Accessories. Lunch will include pumpkin soup, Waldorf salad, chicken wrap and cake. All proceeds will ... More ...  

Conway women’s retreat Oct. 21

The “Jesus, My Hope & Joy” retreat will be held Saturday, Oct. 21 from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. in the St. Joseph Parish Hall in Conway. The all-day retreat for ladies will feature Judy Klein, founder of Memorare Ministries.  The day, which will include Eucharistic adoration, is sponsored by Magnificat, Central Arkansas Chapter. For ticket information, visit sjparish.org  or email .