Tag Archives: Scott McKellar

In Spirit and Truth

Although it might seem to some to be common sense, psychologists have identified a basic human need called a sense of belonging.

The Graces of Frequent Confession

Several years ago, the Pew Research group reported on Google search trends for the word ‘Church.’

Turning The Other Cheek

In this Sunday’s Gospel reading the listener is confronted with several jarring sayings by Jesus.

Salt and Light in the World

In the past week we witnessed a historic event.

Epiphany Sunday

This Sunday we celebrate the Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord which, in the Western tradition celebrates the adoration of the Magi who visit Jesus

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of The Universe

Pope Pius XI instituted the Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of The Universe in 1925.

A new expression of Catholic worship in Kansas City

Something very new and exciting is happening in Kansas City.

O God, be merciful to me a sinner

The modern world has something in common with the ancient world. The ancients talked about moderating things like curiosity, external possessions and anger, but never about moderating self-esteem. Self-esteem is something our modern world greatly admires and even seems to view as fragile and threatened. There is a move to have some sports evaluated by […]

Thanksgiving: Our Door to God’s Presence

Have you ever had the experience of working extra hard on something, and even of going well beyond the normal expectation, only to have someone ignore your extra effort?

Crossing Over to Eternal Life

I don’t know about you but I frequently have the experience of having a gap between what I want to do and what I actually accomplish.

Thursday
March 30, 2017
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph