Bishop James V. Johnston

A Vision for our Future

One of the most fulfilling things in life is to be a part of something great with others

Clergy train for ministry to those affected by child sexual abuse

In 2016 at a Service of Lament, Bishop Johnston made five public commitments to enhance the protection of children and vulnerable adults and for the healing of those affected by child sexual abuse.

Bishop Johnston institutes visioning process for future of the Diocese

Since arriving in Kansas City in November 2015, Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. has travelled the diocese seeking to learn about the needs and aspirations of the people of God in Kansas City – St. Joseph.

Annual Day of Prayer: Atonement, Hope, Healing for Victims of Abuse

“Atonement is about making things right, setting things right

Catholic Charities presents 25 St. Teresa of Calcutta Community Service Awards

On April 30, Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph honored 25 humble and selfless volunteers from Northwest Missouri with the St. Teresa of Calcutta Community Service Awards

Bishop celebrates Mass with the Sacrament of the Anointing of the Sick

“This Mass goes right to the heart of what Malta is about – the sick and the poor and reaching out to those in need of healing,”

A Time to Heal

This time next week I will be on pilgrimage to Lourdes, France, the site where Our Blessed Mother appeared to Saint Bernadette in the mid-19th century.

Incorporated into the Puzzle of Salvation

“He is Risen!” “—He is truly Risen!”

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Today, April 4, 2018, we mark 50 years since the violent death of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee.

What’s Our Plan?

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to watch bits and pieces of the Masters golf tournament.

Wednesday
July 18, 2018
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph