Missouri bishops urge opposition to death penalty

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, The state of Missouri has executed five individuals in the last five months.

Retiro de confirmación, un éxito

Con gran alegría y con el apoyo de nuestro padre providencial,

Tragic Shooting at Jewish Center Brings Us to Prayer

Last Sunday, Palm Sunday, brought the report of a terrible and tragic shooting in Overland Park, Kansas, at the Jewish Community Center.

‘You know what has happened’

One of the casualties of the present age is the inability to arrive at agreement on just about anything.

Pastoral Migrante

En nuestra diócesis, varios cientos de campesinos migrantes nos llegan cada otoño para trabajar en los campos.

Oración y celebración en nuestra comunidad

Durante esta temporada de cuaresma, nuestro Padre nos llama especialmente a un encuentro más íntimo con sí mismo.

Waiting for God

If one were to conduct an informal survey on the street where we ask people where food comes from, what would we likely hear from people?

Grateful Remembrance: Bishop Raymond Boland, 5th Bishop of Kansas City-St. Joseph

When I was assigned coadjutor bishop of Kansas City-St. Joseph ten years ago, I had only met Bishop Boland one time.

Marriage: Sign of Christ’s love for the Church and the world

Unless you have been living under a rock you must be aware of the recent debate in our society regarding the meaning of the institution of marriage.

The gift of God

The first rule of being a new husband is never to ask this question: “Dear, what do you want for Christmas/birthday/anniversary/Valentine’s Day?”

April 23, 2014
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph