Catholic Key

2017 Lenten Fish Dinners, Shrimp Boils and other Feasts

Lent is coming

New altar blessed, dedicated in historic St. Mary’s Church

There’s something about a Catholic church that has stood, steadfast and sturdy, on the same corner for more than 150 years,

Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph makes stand for Life

This year marked the 44th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling that women have the legal right to abortion.

Bishop Sullivan Center offers summer internships

Bishop Sullivan Center, through the generosity of the Catherin V. Merrill Foundation is again offering a summer internship program for Catholic college students to serve the needy or marginalized in the Kansas City community.

Benedictine College metro location addresses call for Catholic teacher preparation

Benedictine College has moved its graduate education programs location within Roeland Park from Roe Blvd. to a new location on Mission Road near St. Agnes Church

The Year of the Rooster celebrated with Mass and dragons

Tet, the most important annual celebration in Vietnamese culture, fell on Jan. 28, bringing in the Lunar New Year of the Rooster.

Annual seminarian support dinner a winner

Under the lights of the Great Hall in Union Station, clergy, religious and laity gathered Jan. 27 to support the seminarians enrolled at Conception Seminary College

Forum on refugees hosted at Holy Spirit Parish

On Thursday, January 12, Holy Spirit Catholic Church of Lee’s Summit hosted an informational forum about refugees, which coincided with National Migration Week for 2017.

Conference on inclusion in Catholic education scheduled for Feb. 22-24

Since its founding in 1996 by a group of Catholic parents with children with special needs, FIRE Foundation has, through funding and advocacy, helped open doors so that children with special needs can attend the same parish schools as their siblings and friends.

Tenth abbot of Conception Abbey blessed by Bishop Johnston

The Basilica of the Immaculate Conception at Conception Abbey was busy Jan. 15, as monks, Abbey staff and priests were busy with last minute preparations for the Abbatial Blessing of Abbot Benedict Neenan, OSB

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February 22, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph