Celebrate Love Launches

On this special day, the Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, I would like to announce the launch of a new ministry for the Order of the Shepherd’s Heart. This new ministry is dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the love that it holds for all people including the LGBTQIAPP (lesbian, gay, […]

St. Willibrord Press Opening Soon!

This newest venue of St. Willibrord Press is dedicated to Bishop Karl Pruter of blessed memory and his patron saint, St. Willibrord. Be watching as St. Willibrord Press online will be opening soon. We are excited about exploring this new platform for our small publishing house and hope you are as well. Until St. Willibrord […]

The Caiming Mass

The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist A Celtic Catholic Caiming Mass Compiled and edited by The Rt. Rev. Brian E. Brown, OSH According to the use of the Order of the Shepherd’s Heart An Ecumenical Religious Order in the Celtic Catholic Tradition As authorized by the office of the Abbot General Feast of Saint Samthann […]

Second Ministry in Second Life

We’ve embarked upon a new ministry in a largely undiscovered mission field, in a land on the fringes of society, and unexplored by many other Christian ministries. You can’t get here by plane, train, automobile, nor boat. This is a land so exotic and primitive that you can lose yourself and in the losing of […]

Radio Free Catholic: The Mystic Path

“Even the definition of mysticism is audacious and exciting. Mysticism is a disciplined way of life that seeks to bring man into union with God. Meister Ekhart, a 14th century mystic, phrased it eloquently when he said that God became man in order that man might become God.” And thus begins Bp. Karl Pruter’s exploration […]

Saint Brigid of Kildare

St. Brigid of Kildare, Abbess & Virgin (Bride, Bridget, Brigit, Ffraid) ————————————————————— Born at Faughart (near Dundalk) or Uinmeras (near Kildare), Louth, Ireland, c. 450; died at Kildare, Ireland, c. 525; feast of her translation is June 10. “We implore Thee, by the memory of Thy Cross’s hallowed and most bitter anguish, make us fear […]