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Abandoned Catholic cemetery brought back to life

Walk with me down a path mown at the edge of a recently harvested soybean field just north of town, around several wide curves of the forested land beyond the field, to an opening in the trees.

Notre Dame Cathedral enshrined in gingerbread at Holy Trinity Parish

Holy Trinity parishioners have for three years now honored places of faith and history in their Christmas displays, constructed of gingerbread!

Historic parish a ‘place to come home to’

Many of the founders of this city embraced the Catholic faith, especially French, Irish and German men and women in the years between 1845 and 1900.

Youth from 10 parishes attend National Catholic Youth Conference

‘Blessed, Broken, Given’… the ‘road to Emmaus’ scripture inspired the theme for the 2019 National Catholic Youth Conference held November 21-23

Bishop Johnston now chairman-elect of Committee on the Protection of Children and Young People

During their Fall General Assembly, members of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) elected six new chairmen for committees …

Experiencing the grace of Lourdes without leaving home

The term “virtual experience” may be familiar, but a Lourdes Virtual Pilgrimage Experience is unlike any other.

Tailgating gala tackles hunger, homelessness

Tuesday through Friday each week at Morning Glory Café—a warm, inviting place on the campus of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception downtown …

Bringing the Gospels to life through food

While reading the Bible, you’ve probably noticed the numerous references in both the Old and the New Testaments to meals.

Father Phil Luebbert dies of cancer

Father Philip Henry Luebbert, known to friends and family as Fr. Phil or simply Phil, died just after midnight Oct. 17, at his home at the Little Sisters of the Poor Jeanne Jugan Center in Kansas City,

Growing pains at St. James in Liberty: old church emptied, new church dedicated

St. James the Greater Parish was originally founded in 1837, with a parish church later built in 1848 on N. Water Street, two blocks north of downtown Liberty.

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December 15, 2019
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph