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Grandparents’ Mass

Grandparents’ Mass

Monica Martin
October 14, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, Top Stories

About 450 grandparents attended the annual Grandparents Day Mass, including Mary Elms and Jeannie Zeller, who both enjoyed the chance to visit with their granddaughters. “It was very incredible and impressive, and it was wonderful to see all the grandparents that came. The music and the Mass were...

Fr. Larry Richards

Fr. Larry Richards

Makayla Ehmke
September 14, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, Top Stories

  Father Larry Richards revealed the only way to Heaven is to pray and to love. Prayer and love are all you need to become a saint, he said. “No Bible, no breakfast. No bible, no bed,” Father preached. Fr. Richards, who was ordained in 1989 and speaks at many conferences and retreats,...

Student’s First All School Mass

Student’s First All School Mass

August 25, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, News, Top Stories

Bishop Carroll students attended their first all school Mass celebrated by new school chaplain Father Sam Brand on Friday. Fr. Brand, a 2006 graduate of Bishop Carroll, discussed the beating heart of Carroll. Sophomore Kate Martin mentioned the importance of this first meeting of the student body....

Farewell Mass

Farewell Mass

May 23, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, News, Photo Galleries, Top Stories

Photos by Katie Gross and Drew Davis ...

Open Letter to Father Sam Brand

Open Letter to Father Sam Brand

May 17, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, News

Dear Fr. Sam Brand, Welcome back to high school. Ten years ago you roamed the halls of Carroll: 400 hall, Notre Dame hall, squeeze hall, etc. We’re excited to welcome you back into the halls amongst the sea of plaid skirts and ties, but instead of sporting the stylish parker polo and khakis, yo...

Staff Anticipates Fr. Brand

Staff Anticipates Fr. Brand

May 17, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, News, Top Stories

Fr. Sam Brand will be Bishop Carroll’s next chaplain. As a graduate in the class of 2006, many teachers are familiar with him and are excited to see what he brings to Carroll. Mrs. Harshberger: “I can’t imagine any priest that wouldn’t be good for the school. I think every chaplain I’ve...

BC Welcomes Father Sam Brand as New Chaplain

BC Welcomes Father Sam Brand as New Chaplain

May 16, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, News, Top Stories

Father Samuel Brand was named the new chaplain at Bishop Carroll on Sunday. On Monday, Flyer staff member Mary Ebberwein caught up with Fr. Brand for a quick interview. Look for more coverage on the new chaplain later in the week. By Mary Ebberwein Ten years ago, Father Samuel Brand was a youn...

Farewell Father Ben

Farewell Father Ben

Noah Burgess
May 13, 2016
Filed under Faith and Values, News, Top Stories

Father Ben Green shares a few thoughts about his time here at Bishop Carroll. He spends his last day with his class of seniors outside playing Frisbee. Q: What are you going to miss most about Bishop Carroll? A: "Besides Mac Lary (Mackenzie Lary), the community." Q: What was your favorite part? A: "I enjoyed the ...

Students encouraged to be grateful at Pastors’ Mass

Students encouraged to be grateful at Pastors’ Mass

September 17, 2015
Filed under Faith and Values

  By Kaylor Nordhus and Drew Davis, Staff writers The pastors of the surrounding parishes in the Wichita diocese gathered together in a celebration today of the sacrament of the Eucharist with the students of Bishop Carroll. Afterwards, each church split up with their respective paris...

Infinite

November 6, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Faith and Values, Top Stories

Elizabeth Goenner | Staff Writer Throughout our lives, we have all heard that God’s love is infinite, but we often struggle with wondering just how infinite that love is.  We ask, “Could God really love us all equally?” or “Doesn’t He love certain people more?” As humans, we constantl...

Called to Greatness

October 30, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Faith and Values

 Elizabeth Goenner | Staff Writer Friday is All Saints Day, so here is an awesome quote about sainthood from Mother Angelica: “We are all called to become great saints…don’t miss the opportunity.” God has given every single person a unique path to Heaven, filled with instances that will...

I Take What is Set Before Me

October 23, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Faith and Values

Elizabeth Goenner | Staff Writer Monday night I was in one of the most peaceful, beautiful chapels that I have ever been in, and on the wall between the windows, I looked over and saw a sign. No, literally, a sign. It was an embroidered quote that read, “I take what is set before Me.”  Then...

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