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Bishop Johnston delivers the invocation at mayoral inauguration

In an Aug. 1 ceremony in the City Council Chambers on the 26th floor of City Hall, Quinton D. Lucas was sworn in as the 55th mayor of Kansas City.

“The Church is always under construction”

The sun shone bright August 3, as the Holy Family parish community gathered outside the locked doors of their recently

French Organ Music Festival – unique and fantastic

The 7th annual French Organ Music Festival at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, held this year from 2 – 5 p.m., Aug. 25,

Tailgate lunch with Lamar Hunt Jr., highlighted faith and ministry to others

Lamar Hunt Jr. is a familiar name to most people in northwest Missouri, synonymous with the Kansas City Chiefs and the Kansas City Mavericks.

Keeler Women’s Center dedicates new home

For a long time, Keeler Women’s Center occupied the second floor of the Catholic Charities building at 22nd and Central Avenue…

The Columbiettes, a busy auxiliary hoping to grow beyond the Northland

The Columbiettes? Who are they?

Eighteen accepted into the 21st Diaconate Class

In the beginning there were seven, chosen by the Apostles, in the first year after the birth of the Church at Pentecost, to serve and care for the poor, pray, preach and help spread the Gospel when the Apostles were unavailable.

New Independent Ombudsman begins work

By Marty DenzerCatholic Key Associate Editor KANSAS CITY — Bishop James Johnston, Jr., recently announced that the Diocese of Kansas City – St. Joseph has engaged Captain Joseph Crayon previously of the Kansas City Police Department as its new Independent Ombudsman. Crayon began his new duties July 1 following his retirement from a 32-year career […]

Pitching for Priests softball series tied 3—3

The sixth annual Pitching for Priests softball game held July 5 between Archdiocese of Kansas City, Kans. and Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph

Bishop celebrates Mass for Boy Scouts at camp

By Marty DenzerCatholic Key Associate Editor KANSAS CITY — The H. Roe Bartle Boy Scout Camp at Osceola, named in honor of the longtime Scout Executive of the Kansas City Area Council and two-term mayor of Kansas City, has been the summer camp-home for Boy Scouts of the Heart of America Council and the Tribe […]

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August 23, 2019
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