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Thoughts on the Hubble Telescope

Recently, one of the segments on the weekly television show 60 Minutes was about the amazing discoveries that the Hubble telescope has provided in its many years in space.

Jesus’ call to love

During the 17th century, there was an evil tyrant named Oliver Cromwell, who was Lord Protector of England.

Our Catholic Infrastructure

At the national level, there is a lot of discussion about maintaining and investing in our infrastructure—those things that enable us to function through communication, commerce, resources and transportation:

Have You Checked Your Ticket

I don’t want anyone to think I am promoting this industry, but I came across a very surprising fact.

Concluye el centenario de las apariciones de Fátima… ¿Y ahora qué?

Este 13 de octubre, 2017 concluye el centenario de las apariciones de la Virgen en Fátima.

Why Commemorate the Reformation?

On the night before his sacred Passion and death, Jesus prayed that those who belonged to him would be one.

¿Por qué veneramos reliquias?

Desde los primeros tiempos, los cristianos han honrado reliquias

Overcoming Our Won’t Power

I don’t know about you, but I have two large pieces of exercise equipment at home that don’t get nearly as much use as I intended when I bought them.

Praying for Enemies

As we offer our prayers of intercession for the victims of Hurricane Harvey and Irma, we are reminded too of the need for prayers of petition in our world.

Do you know how much you’ve been forgiven by God? Do you really?

This week’s gospel presents us with a familiar story.

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December 17, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph