Tag Archives: Deacon Scott McKellar

The Ascension of our Lord

This week on Thursday the Church celebrates the Ascension of our Lord. This feast has been transferred to Sunday in our diocese. The Ascension celebrates the entry of Jesus’ humanity into divine glory in God’s heavenly domain, forty days after his Resurrection. The readings for this Mass contain two accounts of Jesus’ Ascension. In the […]

The Resurrection is more than spiritual

Have you ever heard someone describe themselves as “spiritual but not religious”?

“My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?”

We begin Holy Week with Palm Sunday. What memory does Psalm Sunday bring to your mind?

For God so loved the world

A yearly, national survey of 2,050 registered dietitian nutritionists (RDN) named celebrities and social media as the greatest source of fake news about nutrition and dieting. In particular, they named Facebook as the number one source of nutrition misinformation. When it comes to trusting authority, at times we are justified in being suspicious. We might […]

A Life-changing Encounter with Christ

Charlie’s chance encounter had literally changed his life.

The Gospel of Personal Encounter

Was he contagious?

Prayers against darkness

In this Sunday’s Gospel we have a dramatic encounter between a demonized man and Jesus.

Come and See

Have you ever had the experience of meeting with two friends who were laughing about something, and when you asked about it they said, “Oh, you had to be there.”

We too can go in haste to find The Child

The readings for Christmas Day at dawn, are some of the most familiar images of the Christmas story.

God sent the Spirit of his Son

A recent study of American culture found that loneliness among American adults has increased 16 percent in the last decade.

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May 21, 2018
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph