Bishop James V. Johnston

Day of Prayer featured Mass, Stations for atonement, healing

In 2016, Bishop James V. Johnston, Jr. made five commitments to support the healing of abuse victims and to advance education and prevention efforts in making safer environments for our children.

Clergy Assignments – May 10, 2019

Bishop Johnston is pleased to make the following clergy assignments.

Who are Your Heroes?

One cannot help but notice that the box office is being dominated by films related to superheroes.

Life in Abundance

Around Easter every year there is often a negative story in the media of some sort about Christianity—a “downer” just as we prepare to celebrate the holiest and happiest time of the Christian year.

Some News and Notes

I would like to devote my column this week to update all in our diocese on several important topics.

Catholic Scouting: forming faith and virtues

‘Color Guard, post the colors. Scout salute!’

Bishop welcomes 315 at Rite of Election

“I was a hard core atheist because I could never get straight forward answers from other denominations,”

Another Line Crossed

Over the past months something profoundly important occurred.

Statement on New Zealand Mosque Shootings

The Catholic Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph stands in mourning with our Muslim brothers and sisters after the heinous attacks at the two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Making February Brighter

Full confession: February is my least favorite month.

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August 25, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph