Everyone who had met Deacon Martin J. Goedken had a story of his unparalleled generosity and his unwavering commitment to feed the hungry, clothe the naked, and live out his baptismal call of holiness.
“Love is our origin, our vocation, our destiny,”
By Jen DeCoster Why are young Catholics are leaving the faith? The typical age for young people to leave the Catholic faith is 13, says The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA). CARA conducted two national studies to answer the question. Their research found that “Nearly two-thirds of those surveyed, 63 percent, said […]
Sister Lou Whipple, OSB, 50, a Benedictine sister of Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kans., died Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at the monastery.
In many ways March 3 was just another Friday at Cristo Rey High School
It was an interesting contrast, celebrating the life and martyrdom of an archbishop from the warm climes of Central America amid snowfall,
This past week, our diocesan staff was led in a day of recollection by Father Donald Gibbs, O.S.B., a monk of Conception Abbey
Although it might seem to some to be common sense, psychologists have identified a basic human need called a sense of belonging.
Six hundred forty-four fifth graders got to ponder those questions and have their questions about the priesthood and religious life answered at the annual Fifth Grade Vocation Days
One of the many blessings we enjoy as the People of God of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph is the number of dedicated priests, deacons, religious, and laity