ELEVEN TO BE ORDAINED NEXT WEEKEND
The Diocese of Wichita has a blessed problem: there are so many men being ordained to the transitional diaconate next weekend that their ordination will be held in the Church of the Magdalen in Wichita, a larger venue than the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception.
Bishop Carl A. Kemme will ordain the 10 deacons at a Mass beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, May 27, at Magdalen. The Rev. Mr. Gabriel Greer will be ordained to the priesthood at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 28, in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Wichita.
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BISHOP ANNOUNCES PRIEST CHANGES

Bishop Carl A. Kemme has announced new priest assignments. Most are effective June 21, with a few exceptions.
Two priests from India are included in this list.
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SISTER LORETTA BECKIUS TO PROFESS AS A SERVANT OF THE TRINITY

Sister Loretta Beckius will make her profession of vows as a Servant of the Trinity, a new religious community for the Diocese of Wichita, during the 8:30 a.m. Mass Sunday, May 22, at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Wichita.
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OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE IN HUTCHINSON HOSTING 75TH ANNUAL FIESTA JUNE 3-5

Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish in South Hutchinson will host its 75th annual fiesta Friday through Sunday, June 3-5, at 612 S. Maple St.
Tom Beier, chairman of the event, said, “It’s really a good ol’ time....
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PARISH NEWS, MAY 20, 2016

Corpus Christi and Mozart
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DIOCESAN NEWS, MAY 20, 2016

Fr. Kapaun, family of the year, missionaries, golf, Life Run
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NEWMAN UNVERSITY NEWS, MAY 20, 2016

Grant, renaming, reunion
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MENTORING VERSUS NURTURING

Slowly they came forward. Years of pastoral experience. The wisdom etched on their faces was revealed in the evening light shining through the chapel windows.
As the prayers of the church were prayed over them, a priest, many years younger than they, placed his hands on their bowed heads.
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FATHER SLOMSKI BURIED IN HIS HOMETOWN

Father Joseph Slomski, a priest of the Diocese of Wichita for 63 years, died Friday, April 22.
He was born on Dec. 18, 1925, in New Britain, Connecticut, and studied for the priesthood at Kenrick Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. He was ordained to the priesthood on Feb. 28, 1953.
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FOCUS DELIVERS A CLEAR VISION OF CHRIST

There are two times in a person’s life when they are most vulnerable, according to Curtis Martin: when they are in the womb and when they are on a college campus.
Father John Hay, pastor of the St. Paul Catholic Student Center at Wichita State University, wants to address the latter.
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THE LORD’S DINER COOKING THROUGH ALL THE CONSTRUCTION; EXPANSION READY MID-JUNE

Neither rain, nor hail, nor threat of tornadoes impede the work of The Lord’s Diner.
“We’re doing really well,” said Jan Haberly, director of The Lord’s Diner, in an interview the morning after violent thunderstorms hit Wichita last week. “Just last night is a perfect example of the love and support that the Wichita community shows.
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