Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Today, April 4, 2018, we mark 50 years since the violent death of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee.

What’s Our Plan?

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to watch bits and pieces of the Masters golf tournament.

¡Cuánta gracia hemos recibido!

Pienso en todas las oportunidades que nos da nuestro Señor a través de la Iglesia de recibir tantas gracias espirituales, como dice el evangelista San Juan:

The Resurrection is more than spiritual

Have you ever heard someone describe themselves as “spiritual but not religious”?

Learning from Saint Joseph

This past weekend several of our parishes expressed devotion to Saint Joseph by holding popular customs of prayer and the traditional Saint Joseph tables filled with cookies and food.

Cuando sea levantado, atraeré a todos hacia mí

El evangelio de este pasado domingo, quinto domingo de Cuaresma,

“My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?”

We begin Holy Week with Palm Sunday. What memory does Psalm Sunday bring to your mind?

On Being a Good Umpire

As the days get a bit longer and a bit warmer, many are looking forward to baseball season (I know I am).

For God so loved the world

A yearly, national survey of 2,050 registered dietitian nutritionists (RDN) named celebrities and social media as the greatest source of fake news about nutrition and dieting. In particular, they named Facebook as the number one source of nutrition misinformation. When it comes to trusting authority, at times we are justified in being suspicious. We might […]

A Life-changing Encounter with Christ

Charlie’s chance encounter had literally changed his life.

April 19, 2018
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph