Bishop’s Column

Blocking and Tackling

Most football fans know that a team’s success boils down to doing fundamental things well—in the case of football,

‘Let us hold fast to the confession of our hope without wavering …’

Since the printing of the last issue of The Key much has happened.

“Lord, Save Us!”

Dear Friends in Christ,

“¡Sálvanos, Señor!”

Queridos Amigos en Cristo,

“A lotta stuff going on”

This week an old priest friend called when I was unavailable.

Addressing Anarchy: Humanae Vitae at 50

Fifty years ago, America experienced one of the most profoundly important years in its history, and it was a year filled with anarchy.

Paying Attention to the Signs

On a recent vacation trip, my mother and I departed to join other family members for a week on the beach in Florida.

Making Mass More Meaningful

As a pastor, one of the things I often ponder and pray about is Sunday Mass attendance.

A Vision for our Future

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

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.

Thursday
October 18, 2018
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph