Father Reilley ready for Rome

Before his ordination in 2010, Father Patrick Reilley spent some time under the tutelage of Father Jason Borkenhagen, who, at the time, was the pastor of St. Patrick Parish in… Read More

Charities’ Adult Day Services planning for future growth

Adult Day Services is Catholic Charities’ best-kept secret, says executive director Wendy Glick. “A lot of folks don’t know that we serve this particular population,” she said, “but the history… Read More

2019 Priest Assignments

Please keep all our priests in your prayers. Changes will go into effect June 18, 2019 unless otherwise noted.

Five ordained to priesthood, diaconate

Bishop Carl A. Kemme told the two newly ordained priests that the clergy face challenging times, but not hopeless times. “We who are priests are never alone as long as… Read More

St. Joseph House of Formation residences undergoing renovations

Seminarians’ rooms will be ready by the fall; chapel will be complete near end of the year   The Borromeo and Hennessy houses, the two residences for the 21 seminarians… Read More

WAM planning two outdoor summer events

  There is probably nothing more magnificent than adoring Our Lord under a canopy of stars. And the faithful of the Diocese of Wichita will get two opportunities to do… Read More

Religious Freedom Week to be celebrated June 22-29

Bonnie Toombs wants to make sure the faithful of the Diocese of Wichita don’t take their religious freedom for granted. That liberty cannot be maintained if the people of the… Read More

Carmelite nuns moving to New York City

The nuns of the Discalced Carmelite Monastery of Divine Mercy and Our Lady of Guadalupe will be moving out of the Diocese of Wichita within the year. The nuns, who… Read More

Five to be ordained for the Diocese of Wichita

Two men will be ordained to the priesthood and three to the transitional diaconate this month by Bishop Carl A. Kemme. The ordination to the transitional diaconate is scheduled for… Read More

Sister Therese Wetta has learned a lot teaching in Liberia

  Sister Therese Wetta has learned a lot since she left the Diocese of Wichita 15 months ago to minister at a Catholic school in Liberia, West Africa. The Adorer… Read More

Fr. Kapaun Pilgrimage May 30-June 2

The 11th annual Father Kapaun Pilgrimage will be held from May 30 to June 2. Participants will begin their trek after a 6 a.m. Mass Thursday, May 30, at Church… Read More