At long last, construction.
Several weeks ago, on December 8, 2015, Pope Francis launched the Jubilee Year of Mercy by throwing open the massive Holy Door at St. Peter’s Basilica
On 8 December 2015, the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, our Holy Father Pope Francis opened the Holy Doors of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome to inaugurate the Extraordinary Jubilee Year of Mercy 2016.
I was eight years old when Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated by James Earl Ray in Memphis.
Our Lady of Lourdes in Harrisonville will celebrate 75 years as a parish with Mass followed by a reception in the parish hall on Feb. 7.
How many of us attended “STA,” have mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, cousins, nieces, daughters or granddaughters among the alumni?
Just two months ago, on Nov. 24, 2015, 19 Catholic men and one woman, all U.S. citizens and veterans of military service, received authorization from Arminda C. Crawford, National Commander, and William Wright, Sr., Adjutant General, of the National Catholic War Veterans of the United States to organize and conduct a post of the Catholic War Veterans in Northwest Missouri.
The Jubilee Year of Mercy announced by Pope Francis officially began Dec. 8 with the opening of “Holy Doors” in churches throughout the world.