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I am a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cathedral in Oklahoma City, OK, and have worked at Christ the King Catholic Church in Oklahoma City since 1997, currently serving as Communications Director and Webmaster. I am a member of the Board of Governors of the Religion Communicators Council, the oldest interfaith association of religion communicators in the U.S. I am pursuing a second bachelor's degree in Pastoral Ministry with a concentration in Spiritual Direction from Newman University.

places of worship

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cathedral, Oklahoma City
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christian
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Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cathedral, Oklahoma City
Religion Communicators Council
Newman University, Wichita, KS
University of Dallas, Irving, TX
Christ the King Catholic Church, Oklahoma City
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Communications Director & Webmaster
12/04/2015

RCC 85th Anniversary History

A history of the Religion Communicators Council on the occasion of the organization's 85th Anniversary.
09/29/2015

Religion Communicators Council Opens DeRose-Hinkhouse Award Submissions

Announcing the opening of interfaith communications group's DeRose-Hinkhouse Awards for submissions. RCC members are encouraged to submit their com...
09/22/2015

Catholic Mass at Christ the King, OKC - 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time

The homily begins at 26:53. We humans are wired to want to be first, but Jesus calls us to the radical ambition to serve others, placing ourselves ...
09/21/2015

A Jesuit Priest Offers Hints for the Media Working the Papal Visit

An amusing compendium of advise for the media on the eve of Pope Francis's visit to the U.S.
09/17/2015

Media invent a fake Pope by misusing his words, bishop charges

Brazilian bishop warns that distorted media coverage is not Church teaching, especially regarding changes in the Catholic annulment process and the...
09/04/2015

Bull of Indiction of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy

Excerpts from Misericordiae Vultus (The Face of Mercy)
09/03/2015

Alex Hilton: I am Catholic

Alex Hilton, parishioner at Christ the King Catholic Church in Oklahoma City, reflects on his journey of faith.
09/03/2015

US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's message

Dozens of billboards with Muslim themes are sprouting nationwide, proclaiming what organizers say is the true message of Islam and its prophet, Muh...
09/02/2015

Alex Hilton: I am Catholic

Alex Hilton, a parishioner at Christ the King Catholic Church in Oklahoma City reflects on his journey of faith.
09/02/2015

Ecumenical and Interfaith Leader Joan Brown Campbell Slated for Special Wilbu...

The Rev. Joan Brown Campbell, the first woman minister to head the National Council of Churches and first woman Director of Religion at the histori...
09/02/2015

Pope Francis meets #FlatFrancis

As a fun way to welcome the Roman Pontiff to the U.S., Catholic Extension created the #FlatFrancis campaign in which people take pictures with a cu...
09/01/2015

22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time: Catholic Mass at Christ the King in Oklahoma City

Fr. Christopher Brashears presides at Mass on the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time. The homily begins at 22:57. "Where does our action come from?...Inn...
08/24/2015

Baptism during Catholic Mass on the 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time

The Sacrament of Baptism is the first of three sacraments of initiation in the Catholic Church, the others being Eucharist and Confirmation. The Sa...
08/20/2015

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time: Homily from Catholic Mass at Christ the King, OKC

The homily at a Catholic Mass is the part of the Liturgy of the Word when the priest or deacon preaches. Here, the homily refers to the Gospel read...
08/10/2015

Catholic Mass - 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Celebration of Mass on the 19th Sunday of Ordinary Time with Fr. Rick Stansberry presiding and Deacon Rick Boothe preaching. A special blessing of ...
08/03/2015

Catholic Mass: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Fr. Christopher Brashears, parochial vicar at Christ the King Catholic Church in Oklahoma City, presides at Sunday Mass on the 18th Sunday of Ordin...
07/31/2015

Who decided which books made it into the Bible?

An article from U.S. Catholic by author Alice Camille explaining briefly how the "canon" was determined (and what that means).
07/28/2015

17th Sunday of Ordinary Time: Mass at Christ the King Catholic Church, OKC

The Catholic worship service is commonly called Mass. Fr. Christopher Brashears, who is presiding at this Mass July 26, 2015, was ordained in 2014 ...
"Constantine's mother is St. Helena and is credited in tradition with recovering the True Cross from the excavated ruins of a temple built over the ..." read more
"Bishop Theophile Meerschaert was the first bishop of Oklahoma, which became a state in 1907 during his tenure. From the History of St. Francis of A..." read more
"Read the Bull of Indiction of the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy here." read more
"The word transubstantiation was not used until about a thousand years ago, and the doctrine of transubstantiation was indeed criticized by Martin L..." read more
"The chalice holds wine until the priest "in persona Christi" (in the person of Christ) says the Words of Institution, this is when transubstantiati..." read more
"People in Catholic churches bow toward the altar because it is where the sacrifice of the Mass takes place. You will also see them genuflect facing..." read more
"The large book the priest (or deacon) carries in procession from the altar to the pulpit is actually the Book of Gospels, not the Bible in its enti..." read more
"The link was removed to correct problems with the audio. Here's the updated link: https://youtu.be/KupUejJyd6IAlex Hilton: I am Catholic" read more
"US Muslims hope new billboards reclaim Islam's message" read more
"This video was created in celebration of the 70th year of the Religion Communicators Council, which is now entering it's 87th year. Much has change..." read more
"Well, now the video is starting in the right place. New to Deily.org - will get the hang of it soon!" read more
"I intended for the link to begin the video at the homily, but the video actually begins at the beginning. If you wish to skip ahead, the homily beg..." read more
"Ordinary time is that time in the liturgical calendar outside the seasons of Lent, Easter, Advent and Christmas, when the Sundays are ordinal, that..." read more
"If you are not Catholic but want to come to Mass, please do! Enakshi's link about how to visit a Catholic Mass provides great information. I would ..." read more

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This video was created in celebration of the 70th year of the Religion Communicators Council, which is now entering it's 87th year. Much has changed in the intervening year... view more

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The homily at a Catholic Mass is the part of the Liturgy of the Word when the priest or deacon preaches. Here, the homily refers to the Gospel reading of the day, John 6:51... view more

Kelly Fanning shared Kelly Fanning's post Catholic Mass - 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Celebration of Mass on the 19th Sunday of Ordinary Time with Fr. Rick Stansberry presiding and Deacon Rick Boothe preaching. A special blessing of missionaries Alex Hilton ... view more

Kelly Fanning shared Kelly Fanning's comment

Ordinary time is that time in the liturgical calendar outside the seasons of Lent, Easter, Advent and Christmas, when the Sundays are ordinal, that is counted as in a serie... view more

Kelly Fanning shared Kelly Fanning's post Who decided which books made it into the Bible?

An article from U.S. Catholic by author Alice Camille explaining briefly how the "canon" was determined (and what that means).

Kelly Fanning shared Kelly Fanning's post 17th Sunday of Ordinary Time: Mass at Christ the King Catholic Church, OKC

The Catholic worship service is commonly called Mass. Fr. Christopher Brashears, who is presiding at this Mass July 26, 2015, was ordained in 2014 and is the summer associa... view more