Bishop’s Column

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.

What’s on Your Mind?

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

Science vs. Faith: a False Dichotomy

On a recent evening, I attended a presentation by Drs. Pilar Calva and Mercedes Wilson at Arrupe Hall on the campus of Rockhurst University.

The End is Near

It sounds foreboding and depressing, but it’s not.

Keeping perspective

In my homily at last week’s Red Mass, the annual Mass for those in the judiciary and the legal professions,

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.

Preparing to Vote

Only a few weeks from the upcoming election, I offer a few thoughts in hope that they may be helpful in preparing to vote.

Where is heaven?

There we were, in the living room, having just enjoyed hot apple crisp for dessert.

Every nation’s true treasure

This past week a news story got my attention.

Monday
January 23, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph