Catholic Key

Charities Junior Board helps kids get ready for school

For the third year in a row, the Catholic Charities Junior Board has collected and distributed school supplies to help families in need get their kids ready for a new school year.

Young Latinos catch the flame of Christ’s mercy

How do we become witnesses of God’s Mercy?

Mass of the Holy Spirit kicks off new school year

Summer seemed to pass very quickly this year. Even Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr., commented on it at the beginning of the annual Convocation Mass …

Sister Louise Gertrude Kuborn, OSB

Benedictine Sister of Perpetual Adoration Louise Gertrude Kuborn, OSB died peacefully on Aug. 4, 2016.

FIRE continues to bring inclusive education to diocesan schools

As the 2016-17 school year begins, 158 children with significant special needs are excited to start classes with their brothers, sisters and friends at 11 Catholic grade schools and two high schools in Kansas City.

Camp Savio takes teens ‘deeper’ with a new camp for high school

Insects buzzing, birds flying overhead, cars driving in the distance, the sky colored orange and yellow as the sun set… this was the background of a Thursday night at Camp Bosco.

Catholic education a beacon of light to Pediatrics professor

Dr. Anne Vangarsse sat in her office at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, surrounded by framed diplomas, family photos and the paperwork of a teaching physician.

Bringing love for Catholic education to new parish

Father Robert Hardy Stewart fondly remembers many of his teachers, from the BVM Sisters at Annunciation Grade School to the Christian Brothers at De LaSalle High School

St. Ann Parish in Plattsburg Celebrates 150 Years

“It is with great joy we gather here,” stated Father Joseph Totton, Pastor of St. Ann’s Parish in Plattsburg since early July.

Alumnus donates $1 million to St. Pius X High School

KANSAS CITY — As St. Pius X High School approaches its 60th anniversary year, great things are happening! Principal Joe Monachino, Jr. and school officials are excited to announce the receipt of the largest single donation in the school’s history from Fred Ross, Jr. (class of 76). His $1 million donation to St. Pius X […]

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August 27, 2016
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph