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Clergy Assignments – May 2017

Bishop Johnston is pleased to make the following clergy assignments:

Some teachers teach more than just their subject

By Marty Denzer Catholic Key Associate Editor PARKVILLE — Almost everyone remembers a teacher who taught by example, loved their craft and shared that love with their students. St. Therese School has a teacher like that, and word gets around. Bill Freund, middle school social studies teacher, recently learned that the Sons of the American […]

Concierto por Tony Meléndez… ¡NO TE LO PIERDAS!

Por Norma Molina Están cordialmente invitados a la Vigilia de Pentecostés en la parroquia Holy Cross localizada en el 5106 St. John Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64123, el sábado, 3 de junio, comenzando a las 6 p.m. con la Santa Misa. El concierto será bilingüe dando inicio a las 7:30 p.m. hasta las 9:30 p.m. […]

Ninth annual School Bell Breakfast draws 800

The annual School Bell Breakfast, benefitting the diocesan Bright Futures Fund, began nine years ago with about 250 people attending.

The Compelling Witness of Ancient Voices

For a Catholic, these 50 days that make up the Easter Season between Easter Sunday and Pentecost are a special time for savoring and reflecting on the mysteries of salvation.

Holy Cross celebrates first May crowning

Holy Cross School gathered for its first May Crowning, at least in recent memory, May 5.

Donors I have known

Since June 2002, my job of Planned Giving Director has allowed me to interact with literally thousands of donors to encourage “ultimate gifts.”

Bringing Home the Gospel

In the second reading for this Sunday, St. Peter admonishes us, “Always be ready to give an explanation to anyone who asks you for a reason for your hope” (1 Peter 3:15). This verse has become a kind of rallying cry for one approach to the world. In this view, the world is a dark […]

Bishop visits St. Francis Xavier School in St. Joseph

“I’m still kind of new, and I heard about your school and how great the students are so I wanted to check it out for myself,”

Diaconate Office to accept Permanent Diaconate applications July – September

Does your parish have an ordained, permanent deacon assisting the priest and serving the parish needs?

Thursday
May 25, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph