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Encountering the Scourged Christ

Many years ago, for reasons I won’t bother you with, I was afforded the opportunity to perform twenty hours of community service at the charity of my choice.

Bishop Johnston to Rome for 2020 Ad Limina visit

For centuries, the Catholic bishops of the world have periodically traveled to Rome to visit and pray at the tombs of Saints Peter and Paul, celebrate Masses in the great basilicas, report on the state of their dioceses to the Pope, and receive his counsel and admonitions.

Annual brunch spotlights Classical Catholic education

The hour before the annual prayer brunch Dec. 13 at St. Charles Borromeo Academy saw guests entering the gym, first in trickles then in a steady stream as the sold-out tables filled up.

St. Patrick’s Parish, St. Joseph celebrates sesquicentennial

St. Patrick’s Parish celebrated the 150th anniversary of its founding Dec. 7, …

Leadership class builds bunk beds for kids in need

It was a chilly morning with a downright cold breeze blowing off Lake Jacomo,

Statement on the Vatican Announcement Regarding Pontifical Secret in Cases of Sexual Abuse

Bishop James V. Johnston, D.D., Bishop of the Diocese of Kansas City- St. Joseph has issued the following statement:

‘What is discernment?’ young men’s night discusses

Young men wondering if they’re called to the priesthood can find solidarity with others and discuss discernment at a new monthly hangout sponsored by the Office of Vocations.

Deacon recalls over 50 years of Cursillo in English

The Cursillo movement has seen many colorful seasons come and go since it first arrived in Kansas City over 50 years ago.

At-home retreat to conclude diocesan Holy Year of Renewal

People across the diocese are invited to participate in a week-long virtual retreat …

Clergy Assignments – Dec. 20, 2019

Bishop James Johnston, Jr., is pleased to announce the following new clergy assignments:

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