Archive | February, 2015

An Adopted Child, Closer Than Blood

By Jack Smith Catholic Key Editor When my wife and I were married nearly twenty-three years ago, we wanted to have a child right away. I am the oldest of ten kids and found my experience growing up in such a large family to be ideal. We didn’t plan to have ten children but we did […]

What is a Cardinal?

Pope Francis chose Valentine’s Day to create 20 new Cardinals for the Church. The choice of St. Valentine’s feast was quite significant because he was an early priest of Rome who was tortured and beheaded for refusing to renounce the faith. When the Pope creates a cardinal, he imposes a red biretta on his head. […]

Key Classifieds – February 20, 2015

Friends and teammates for 13 years, sign for college football

Mike Briggs and Zach Drake have been best buds, classmates and team mates since they were 5 years old.

No priests, no church, fifth graders are told

For two decades, the Vocations Office of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph has gathered hundreds of fifth graders together at Archbishop O’Hara High School for a very special reason:

Medicine needs great souls, bishop tells KC guild

The world needs health care professionals dedicating their lives “in imitation of the Divine physician, Jesus Christ.”

KC bishops celebrate marriage — ‘The building block of society’

It was a rare and gorgeous 64-degree Sunday afternoon on Feb. 8.

In the simplicity of love, Dominic lives on

Dominic Vargas was 11 years old, a fifth grader at Our Lady of Angels School.

‘Praise be to God for the gift of marriage and family’

Praise be to God for the gift of marriage and family, which He has made the building block of human society!

A Final Call to Repentance

Chapter 14 of Revelation opens as a counter point to the worship of the beast described in Chapter 13.

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