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

App, website save search time for the faithful

The website is a single source for prayer, Mass preparation, and more. A group of Kansas City area volunteers has made it easy for the faithful to find resources… Read More

Father Greer worries so the bishop doesn’t have to

    When Father Gabriel Greer does his job well, you don’t notice. That’s his goal as the master of ceremonies for the Diocese of Wichita. “You’re almost like the… Read More

Seminarians installed at special Mass April 15

Seven seminarians of the Diocese of Wichita were installed Monday evening, April 15, during a Mass of Institution for Readers & Acolytes at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in… Read More

Conversando con nuestros futuros sacerdotes

Este año el Avance Católico como en años anteriores quiso nuevamente introducir un poco los diáconos a la comunidad hispana. Ellos se convertirán en nuevos sacerdotes dentro de poco y… Read More

Bishop Kemme: Diocese is at a crossroads

About the Chrism Mass The Chrism Mass celebrates the unity of the priests of the diocese with their bishop. During the Mass the bishop blesses the Oil of Catechumens, the… Read More