News

Local Fourth Degree Knight of Columbus shares practical Catholicism

When we think about it, many seemingly random events and people we encounter change our lives for the better.

Missouri House votes to end abortion ‘sanctuaries’

The Missouri Catholic Conference is hailing legislation passed by the Missouri House of Representative that seeks to stop the creation of abortion “sanctuaries” in Missouri.

Our Lady attends St. Patrick’s Day Parade

It’s wasn’t something you’d normally see at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Kansas City.

Catholic Charities dedicates Deacon Martin J. Goedken Memorial Center

Everyone who had met Deacon Martin J. Goedken had a story of his unparalleled generosity and his unwavering commitment to feed the hungry, clothe the naked, and live out his baptismal call of holiness.

Teens learn to ‘get love right’ at St. Andrew the Apostle Parish

“Love is our origin, our vocation, our destiny,”

Summit seeks ways to keep youth Catholic

By Jen DeCoster Why are young Catholics are leaving the faith? The typical age for young people to leave the Catholic faith is 13, says The Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA). CARA conducted two national studies to answer the question. Their research found that “Nearly two-thirds of those surveyed, 63 percent, said […]

Sister Lou Whipple, OSB

Sister Lou Whipple, OSB, 50, a Benedictine sister of Mount St. Scholastica, Atchison, Kans., died Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at the monastery.

Bishop Johnston visits Cristo Rey High School

In many ways March 3 was just another Friday at Cristo Rey High School

Mass, Fiesta held in honor of Central American Blessed

It was an interesting contrast, celebrating the life and martyrdom of an archbishop from the warm climes of Central America amid snowfall,

What is a vocation? What is my vocation?

Six hundred forty-four fifth graders got to ponder those questions and have their questions about the priesthood and religious life answered at the annual Fifth Grade Vocation Days

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