Bishop’s Column

Turning 60 Twice

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

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?”

Diocese Releases List of Accused Clergy

The dreadful scourge of sexual abuse of minors has wounded our entire family of faith.

Exchanging One’s Birthright

Among the unusual and instructive episodes recounted in the Book of Genesis is that of Esau,

Another Step Forward

Journeys are not made by leaps and bounds, but by a series of steps one after another.

If We Don’t Worship God We’ll Worship Something Else

A brief survey of history will show easily that humans are naturally religious; we are “wired” for worship

Is Life a Cruise or a Pilgrimage?

There was no abuse or infidelity in the marriage;

Who are Your Heroes?

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

Thursday
November 14, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph