Bishop James V. Johnston

Knowing the Narrative

I recently overheard someone remark on the bias of certain media organizations that “their story is written before they even show up to report on it.”

Whom will we let into the lifeboat?

Of the many memorable moments in the Oscar winning film, Titanic, one in particular came to mind this week.

Dreams are greater than plans

This week we marked the annual national holiday which honors the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., among our greatest Americans.

Deacon Olvin Giron ordained a priest

Snow, sleet and falling temperatures couldn’t keep a smile from Deacon Olvin Giron’s heart …

Seminarians gather for annual Serran Mass and dinner

As of mid-December, the diocese listed 28 young men in various stages of formation studying for the priesthood.

What’s on Your Mind?

Most of us are familiar with the old adage, “out of sight, out of mind.”

Catholic hospitals welcome Bishop Johnston

The Alex George Auditorium at St. Joseph Medical Center was full of hospital staff, leadership, volunteers and a large group of children …

Bishop Johnston marks his first anniversary in Kansas City-St. Joseph

Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. was installed as Ordinary of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph during Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Nov. 4, 2015

Weighing the Issues

As the upcoming election approaches, many are seeking assistance in how to prepare to vote.

All in the Family (of God)

It often occurs to me that many people are not sure what a diocese is, or what it does.

Tuesday
February 21, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph