Archive | May, 2014

Two New Saints for the Church and the World

Divine Mercy Sunday is celebrated on the Sunday after Easter. The observance exists, in large part, because of a Polish nun, Sr. Mary Faustina Kowalska, (1905-1938), canonized in April of 2000, as St. Faustina by Pope John Paul II. She received many visions and locutions from God and came to be His apostle for a […]

Breakfast raises awareness and funds for Strong City Schools

By Marty Denzer Catholic Key Reporter KANSAS CITY — The annual School Bell Breakfast, a benefit for the Strong City Schools, is a celebration of Catholic education in Kansas City’s urban core. Founded in 1989 under Bishop John J. Sullivan as the Central City Schools Fund, it was later fostered by Bishop Raymond J. Boland […]

Royals’ Billy Butler and friends pitch in to help feed the hungry

Take it from Billy Butler. You can’t play baseball or feed the poor by yourself.

How foolish we are

Parents often marvel in disbelief over the things that young children will fight over.

January 21, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph