Kairos BKCC is a prison ministry in Virginia and part of Kairos International … a ministry of the apostles whom Jesus, the Christ, has called into community and sent forth into the environment of the correctional institution. Kairos prison ministry has been called the best example of the early church in existence today. It involves all Christian denominations.
The mission of Kairos Prison Ministry is to share the transforming love and forgiveness of Jesus Christ with incarcerated men, women, youth, and their families, in order to impact their hearts and lives so they become loving, productive citizens of their communities.
If you are interested in getting involved with this ministry but need more information please review some of our media coverage.
1 – Catholic Diocese of Arlington coverage of Catholic Charities Welcome Home Re-entry Program (Press Release)
2 – New program helps ex-offenders make a new start: A participant shares his story (Local DMV.com)
3 – Welcome Home Re-Entry Program Diocese of Arlington (WMET 1160 AM, Guadalupe Radio Network)
4 – Addict Turns to Church to Overcome Opioids (WUSA 9, video clip)
5 – The Church’s Role in Combating Addiction (Arlington Catholic Herald)
6 – Dedicated to Saving Lives: One Person, One Day at a Time (Arlington Catholic Herald)
The Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington Prison Ministry has launched a program for men and women returning to their communities after incarceration. It’s called, ‘Welcome Home Re-Entry Program’. Its mission is to reduce recidivism, educate the community and develop strong systems of support by building relationships and matching returning individuals with volunteer mentors.
Nativity works closely with this program.