Monday, June 30, dawned hot and sticky, but nobody at the St. Michael’s Veteran’s Center campus minded.
Camp Savio may no longer be just for middle-schoolers any more.
Their faces had seen neither soap nor razor in quite some time.
Call them the Lucky Thirteen, but it is the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph that benefits.
No priests, no Mass, no Eucharist.
Prepare for a bonanza of priests.
Fifteen days after ordaining eight men to the transitional diaconate, eight days after ordaining four men to the priesthood, six days before ordaining 13 men to the permanent diaconate, Bishop Robert W. Finn led the annual celebration of the foundation vocation — God’s call to married life and family.
Time to get into the game. The walls of St. Michael the Archangel High School will soon be going up.
Take it from Billy Butler. You can’t play baseball or feed the poor by yourself.
Yes, it is a day to celebrate the priesthood.