Archive | April, 2017

‘Setting the Table’ for salvation and the Christian life

The seven Old Testament readings and several psalms preceding the Gospel at the Easter Vigil can be thought of as “setting the table,”

A blight on America’s foreign policy record

Just over a year ago, the U.S. House of Representatives, the U.S. Senate and the State Department all unanimously declared that ISIS was committing genocide against Christians and other religious minorities in the Middle East

Churches, agencies and communities work together to recover from tornados

March 6 – 7 was a dark and stormy night, with thunderstorms, hail and tornados leaving paths of damage and destruction in Smithville, Oak Grove and surrounding communities.

‘As the Father has sent me, so I send you’

If Easter is the big idea of the Gospels, in this Sunday’s reading we discover the purpose for the resurrection.

Sacramental oils sanctified at Chrism Mass

The annual Chrism Mass, where the bishop consecrates the new Oil of Chrism and blesses the new Oil of the Sick and the Oil for Catechumens for sacramental use during the coming year,

First ‘Annual Day of Prayer’ for abuse survivors, April 26

In his homily at the Service of Lament last year, Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. made five commitments to support the healing of child abuse victims

Big Resurrection and little resurrections – Annual Day of Prayer April 26, 2017

This week Christians celebrate the definitive event in history, the bodily Resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

Notice of credible allegation of abuse

In an effort to care for others in need …

Key Classifieds – April 7, 2017

Key Classifieds – March 17, 2017

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