Columns

Historic Moment Approaching in the Cause for Sr. Marie September 13, 2014

She was born Adele Louise Marie Mandat-Grancey, 177 years ago, September 13, 1837, in the family’s castle in Burgundy, France.

Interpreting the Signs

A few weeks ago we encountered Peter trying to walk on water.

Be Cautious of Enlightened Teaching that Quickly Discards and Undermines Faith

Someone recently showed me a column written by someone which seemed to set out to “de-bunk” the Bible.

Walking in the Storm

The Blizzard of 77 was the worst snow storm to affect my hometown of Buffalo, NY.

Third World Apostolic Congress on Mercy to be Held in Bogata, Colombia

In 2008, Pope St. John Paul II issued his encyclical entitled Dives in Misericordia (Rich in Mercy).

Pearls of Wisdom

John Steinbeck wrote a novel entitled “The Pearl” in which a poor family in Mexico has a child who was bitten by a scorpion.

Let it rain

One day a boy was walking along the seashore and came upon thousands of starfish that had washed ashore by the tide.

A Plan of Life: Trying to Get to Heaven

Our ultimate goal as followers of Jesus Christ and members of the Catholic Church is to get to heaven and to help others reach eternal salvation as well.

St. John Francis Regis: Intercede For us

This past Monday, June 16, was the Feast day of St. John Francis Regis, and I enjoyed being at the parish in South Kansas City for the celebration of Holy Mass and a reception.

Manna in the Desert

Whenever we leave loved ones for an extended period of time, it is customary for us to give them a memento that reminds them of our love and presence in their lives.

Sunday
August 31, 2014
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph