"And I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it." Matthew 16:18
At the Last Supper, Jesus ordained the apostles so that others could share in his priesthood. At their ordination, the priest are ordained to lead other Catholics by bringing them the sacraments, proclaiming the Gospel, and providing other means to holiness.
If you feel called to this vocation, contact Msgr. Scott Friend at the Diocese of Little Rock at 501-664-0340.
Please keep our seminarians, deacons, and those in consecrated life in your prayers.