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Bishop Johnston welcomes 311 at Rites of Election

The Leap weekend, Feb. 29 and March 1, was especially notable in the Diocese of Kansas City- St. Joseph as 311 men, women and children — 127 catechumens and 184 candidates — entered into preparation for the Sacraments of Initiation, Baptism, Confirmation and Holy Eucharist at the Easter Vigil.

Bishop welcomes 315 at Rite of Election

“I was a hard core atheist because I could never get straight forward answers from other denominations,”

Bishop Johnston celebrates Rite of Election for 335 individuals

“I want to welcome all of you today to your Cathedral for this special point in your journey of faith,”

Bishop welcomes 471 at Rite of Election in KC, St. Joseph

When it comes to evangelization, there are very few, if any, things better than a welcoming parish.

The Rite of Election: Welcome Catechumens and Candidates

This weekend will be busy with three celebrations of the Rite of Election. Two large gatherings at the Cathedral in Kansas City and one at the Cathedral in St. Joseph will be the opportunity to welcome more than 500 persons (most are adults) seeking to be baptized or otherwise enter full communion in the Catholic […]

November 29, 2020
The Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph