Bishop James V. Johnston

A New Poverty

Over Thanksgiving, I had the chance to revisit the rural area where my father was born and raised.

Bishop Johnston now chairman-elect of Committee on the Protection of Children and Young People

During their Fall General Assembly, members of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) elected six new chairmen for committees …

Giving Thanks in All Circumstances

Next week Americans will celebrate the national holiday of Thanksgiving.

What’s up with the diocesan Vision? Part 4: Journey to Bethany

What can be done to help those suffering with interior wounds, including persons harmed by abuse in the Church?

Clergy Assignments, Nov. 8, 2019

Bishop Johnston is pleased to make the following clergy assignments:

Turning 60 Twice

Over the past few weeks I turned sixty years old two times.

Growing pains at St. James in Liberty: old church emptied, new church dedicated

St. James the Greater Parish was originally founded in 1837, with a parish church later built in 1848 on N. Water Street, two blocks north of downtown Liberty.

Help from Mary

Very often, solutions to our problems are simpler and more available than we realize.

Counting Steps

With the advent of devices like Fitbit, the Apple watch, and other gadgets, it has become commonplace for people to measure daily activity such as how many steps one has taken in a day.

Doing the Catholic Minimum

It may sound strange to ask, “What is the minimum I need to do as a Catholic Christian?”

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December 15, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph