Mary Jo Fisk can still close her eyes and smell the freshly ground coffee from the old Folger’s plant in downtown Kansas City.
It was a stunning question to open a homily, and one that had more than one answer.
Even though it is a Holy Day of Obligation, it is a sacrifice to attend Mass on New Year’s Day.
Trudy Meyers isn’t Catholic. But for the fourth New Year’s Day in a row, on the Feast of the Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God, Meyers has joined Catholics …
It can’t be easy to build a “diocese” from scratch.
In an uncertain economy, food pantries and emergency assistance programs are life lines for the elderly, the unemployed or the under-employed and the cash-strapped.
The morning of Oct. 25 felt gloomy and chilly until the door opened to the Community/Senior Center at St. Therese Little Flower Parish.
The Bells of Peace were working fine by the end of August.
Don’t ask him how.
Each year the Catholic Campaign for Human Development awards grants to local agencies across the country that work to help the poor to reach toward bettering their lives.