Christ the King Parish celebrates the Solemnity of Christ the King

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe is celebrated one week before the First Sunday of Advent, this year falling on Nov. 20.

Fr. Benedict Neenan, O.S.B. Elected 10th Abbot of Conception Abbey

On Tuesday, November 22, Fr. Benedict Neenan, O.S.B., was elected the 10th Abbot of the Benedictine monks of Conception Abbey in Conception, Missouri.

Archives house the Diocese’s ‘collective memories’

What are “Archives”? Shelves of dusty papers, records and other stupefying articles?

Salvadoran and Kansas City parishes share longstanding sister relationships

Often when recalling an event, we realize it started a chain of events in our own lives.

St. Mary Parish in St. Joseph Celebrates 125 Years

A parish needs “dedicated parishioners” in order to survive 125 years, explained St. Mary Parochial Administrator Fr. Matthew Rotert.

Bishop Johnston marks his first anniversary in Kansas City-St. Joseph

Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. was installed as Ordinary of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph during Mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Nov. 4, 2015

Gala raises funds to provide hope to the homeless

Since 1980, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, with the help of parish-based ministry grants from the Annual Catholic Appeal, has provided food, emergency assistance and hope to those in need.

40 Days for Life Fall Campaign unites faiths in common cause

40 Days for Life just wrapped up its Fall campaign on November 6 with a rally outside the Center For Women’s Health in Overland Park, Kansas.

Construction of St. Michael the Archangel High School is progressing

It’s beginning to look like something.

Hundreds support FIRE Foundation at FIREBall

He stood near the stairs to the Midland Theater’s second floor holding high the letter “W.”

December 03, 2016
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph