Organizations promoting life, human dignity awarded grants

The Life and Justice Campaign gives Catholics throughout the diocese an opportunity to support local organizations dedicated to defending the dignity of the person and the sanctity of human life.

Etienne Huard, O.S.B. ordained a priest for Conception Abbey

On May 18, Brother Etienne Huard, O.S.B., was ordained to the priesthood by retired Archbishop Jerome Hanus, O.S.B.,

Catholic Charities honors 23 Northwest Missouri volunteers

For the third year, Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph raised awareness of the numerous selfless volunteers across northwest Missouri at their annual Reflections of Hope luncheon

Clergy Assignments – May 2017

Bishop Johnston is pleased to make the following clergy assignments:

Some teachers teach more than just their subject

By Marty Denzer Catholic Key Associate Editor PARKVILLE — Almost everyone remembers a teacher who taught by example, loved their craft and shared that love with their students. St. Therese School has a teacher like that, and word gets around. Bill Freund, middle school social studies teacher, recently learned that the Sons of the American […]

Concierto por Tony Meléndez… ¡NO TE LO PIERDAS!

Por Norma Molina Están cordialmente invitados a la Vigilia de Pentecostés en la parroquia Holy Cross localizada en el 5106 St. John Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64123, el sábado, 3 de junio, comenzando a las 6 p.m. con la Santa Misa. El concierto será bilingüe dando inicio a las 7:30 p.m. hasta las 9:30 p.m. […]

Ninth annual School Bell Breakfast draws 800

The annual School Bell Breakfast, benefitting the diocesan Bright Futures Fund, began nine years ago with about 250 people attending.

Holy Cross celebrates first May crowning

Holy Cross School gathered for its first May Crowning, at least in recent memory, May 5.

Bishop visits St. Francis Xavier School in St. Joseph

“I’m still kind of new, and I heard about your school and how great the students are so I wanted to check it out for myself,”

Diaconate Office to accept Permanent Diaconate applications July – September

Does your parish have an ordained, permanent deacon assisting the priest and serving the parish needs?

July 25, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph