Bishop proclaims diocesan Year of St. Joseph

Bishop Carl A. Kemme invited the faithful of the Diocese of Wichita to join him in intense prayer and frequent fasting in a petition to God to send the Holy… Read More

Holy Savior Parish kicks off second phase of building project

Father James Billinger hopes he can put away his hardhat in early 2022. The pastor of Holy Savior Parish in Wichita said earlier this month that the parish kicked off… Read More

YMCA offering lessons for special needs

Optimists sponsoring lessons that may save the life of a young child It looks like a lot of warm, watery fun as the winter winds blow outside, but the Adaptive… Read More

Bishops issue statement about the creation of vaccines

Bishop Kemme’s comment about the statement As bishop of the Diocese of Wichita, I endorse the joint statement of Archbishop Naumann, chair of the Committee for Pro-Life Activities and Bishop… Read More

The Year of St. Joseph begins Dec. 8

Bishop Kemme hopes St. Joseph will be an example for men, the diocesan family Bishop Carl A. Kemme’s decision to dedicate 2021 to the patronage of St. Joseph has a… Read More

St. Mary’s, Derby, students feed the hungry

Record set in food drive as students get a better understanding about stewardship way of life DERBY – St. Mary Catholic School students competed last month in a food drive… Read More

Fr. John Mannion asked that the faithful be evangelized at his funeral

Fr. John Patrick Mannion is evangelizing even after his passing. “Fr. Mannion left very clear instructions concerning his funeral Mass,” Father Patrick York said at the funeral homily Tuesday morning… Read More

The Diner an oasis in a food desert

Want to help with the Diner’s food pantry? Those interested in donating to help The Lord’s Diner Food Pantry, may call Sarah at 316-266-4966 or email The need is greatest… Read More

Spreading the word about Fr. Kapaun

Director of the diocesan Fr. Kapaun Guild to be a guest Nov. 11 on EWTN Live with Fr. Mitch Pacwa Scott Carter probably won’t take the cardboard cutout of Fr.… Read More

Guadalupe Clinic gets a new director of nursing

Pam Kramer returned to Wichita in August to be close to family and so she wouldn’t have to be a long-distance grandmother. Her move also means a short drive from… Read More

Pray because Jesus prayed, bishop explains at service for our country

  We pray because Jesus prayed, Bishop Carl A. Kemme explained at a Prayer for Our Country service Saturday morning, Oct. 24, in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in… Read More

Getting the Word out to those behind bars

St. Dismas Ministry barred from sending in volunteers during the crisis Want to help? Those who would like to organize a bible drive in their parish or among friends may… Read More