The seven Old Testament readings and several psalms preceding the Gospel at the Easter Vigil can be thought of as “setting the table,”
March 6 – 7 was a dark and stormy night, with thunderstorms, hail and tornados leaving paths of damage and destruction in Smithville, Oak Grove and surrounding communities.
The annual Chrism Mass, where the bishop consecrates the new Oil of Chrism and blesses the new Oil of the Sick and the Oil for Catechumens for sacramental use during the coming year,
In his homily at the Service of Lament last year, Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. made five commitments to support the healing of child abuse victims
In an effort to care for others in need …
Martin Murphy, George Ann (Sigrist) Dove and James Cline, “best friends since diapers,” sat together at the first Fish Fry of this Lenten season at St. Munchin Parish March 3.
As they do every year, the sick, the elderly and those facing surgery, gathered at Cure of Ars Church in Leawood …
The weekend of March 3 – 4 was an important one in the Diocese of Kansas City- St. Joseph.
“Every single person here today is a unique gift.”
“Saints are not just a bunch of dead people,” explained Bishop Johnston to Bishop LeBlond High School students, faculty and staff.