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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 […]

Sister Mary Charlene Ross

Sister Mary Charlene Ross was born in Kansas City, Mo., on March 25, 1930, to John and Ruth (Parrish) Ross.

Not your everyday thrift store

When you think of a thrift store, what comes to mind?

Little Sister of the Poor celebrates 60 years of profession

A Mass at the Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Center Chapel June 10 honored 88 year-old Sister Paul Mary of the Cross, lsp., on the 60th Jubilee of her profession.

‘The world needs priests, because the world needs Christ’

While most of America was out celebrating the kickoff of the summer season on Memorial Day weekend,

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September 20, 2019
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