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It’s the Best!

My residence is only a few blocks from the Power & Light District downtown.

Salt and Light

In this short Gospel passage, Jesus makes two emphatic statements, ‘You are the salt of the earth…

Rome, Roots and Our Story

Last week I was in Rome with the bishops of Region IX (Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa) for what is known as the ad limina visit.

Restoration

If I ranked Scripture passages by most confusing, this week’s gospel, Matthew 4:12-23, would probably be near the top of my list.

‘EIM Code of Conduct Policy’ and ‘Digital, Online and Social Media Communications with Youth Policy’ updated

The Catholic Church is to share the Good News of God’s love, salvation and mercy with all people.

Epiphany Values

On the beautiful celebration of the Epiphany we met the Magi,

The Baptism of Jesus

The season of Advent is a time of preparation to make our hearts ready for an encounter with the flesh and blood humanity of Jesus.

Building a relationship with Jesus

The gospel on this Fourth Sunday of Advent, the last Sunday before Christmas, presents Matthew’s narrative of Jesus’ birth.

A New Poverty

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

Building a relationship with Jesus

Advent is a season of watching and preparing.

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February 20, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph