Guest Columns

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.

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.

Finding the North Star for married love

Today many people think that promising love forever is impossible because they no longer have the reference point of God’s beautiful plan for marriage and family.

Jesus, Marriage and the Good News

Many today are calling for the Church to change her teachings on marriage and sexuality.

Compassion and the Christian physician

The medical profession is a noble calling that involves people helping others who are suffering.

Unforgettable lessons learned at March for Life

I go to Bishop LeBlond High School. I recently went on the March for Life in Washington D.C.

The Image of Christian Marriage Under Siege?

Christ our Lord raised marriage to the level of a sacrament!

Bring Catholic Schools into the Light

In the 1960s, the number of students in U.S. Catholic schools was over 5.2 million in almost 13,000 schools.

Support the Children’s Education Initiative

Beginning last fall, Catholic parishes and schools across our state have been hard at work collecting signatures for the Children’s Education Initiative (CEI) Petition.

The Social Dimension of Evangelization: Evangelii gaudium (part III)

Pope Francis opens the final section of his exhortation by steering between two false extremes.

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