Archive | February, 2012

Turn Away from Sin and Believe

Wednesday, Catholics came to their parishes and other close-by churches to receive ashes on their foreheads: the external sign of an interior commitment.

St. Peter’s students donate soles to needy souls

Last year Walt Tabory, then sixth grade religion teacher at St. Peter’s School in Kansas City, received an email that spawned an idea.

Neighborhood will soon hear historic Bells of Peace

In a highly unlikely though very appropriate neighborhood, the Bells of Peace Carillon will soon ring again after a three-year silence, perhaps as early as Easter.

‘House of Abraham’ becomes dream come true for KC family

It wasn’t just a three-bedroom, two-bathroom house, with a full basement and attached one-car garage.

God has a plan for everyone, fifth-graders told at Vocation Days

Not that much older than the fifth-grade girls she was talking to, Abby Rockers was bursting with excitement as she spoke of the man she is going to marry.

La Cuaresma Ayuno y Oración

La palabra “cuaresma” viene de la palabra “cuarenta” y tiene un significado bíblico

2012 Lenten Fish Fries

Guardian Angels Parish Fish Fry, 5-7:30 p.m., March 2, Our Lady of Angels School cafeteria, 4232 Mercier (just north of the church), Kansas City.$6/person. Menu: Baked or fried fish or fish tacos with side dishes and coffee or punch. Desserts and other drinks extra. St. Jude Parish Fish Frydays, 5-7 p.m., Feb. 24, March 9 […]

Enough with Downton Abbey: We Need a New Little House on the Prairie

In a recent article titled, “Why I Feel Guilty Watching Downton Abbey,” James Martin, SJ finds three legitimate sources of guilt

Bishops renew call for Respect for Rights of Conscience Act

Last month, the United States Department of Health and Human Services announced a rule requiring employers, including Catholic institutions,

Celebración del Día de la Candelaria

El pasado viernes 3 de Febrero se celebró la Santa Misa en Español en la Iglesia de St. James en Liberty, MO, oficiada por el sacerdote Michael Roach, por motivo del Día de la Candelaria.

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