Four begin working for the diocese

Several new employees have recently begun serving the Diocese of Wichita. Mark Miller Mark Miller began duties Feb. 11 as the Director of Cemeteries. He succeeds Jim Sheldon who is… Read More

Preparing for Holy Saturday

Bishop Carl A. Kemme and Father Gabriel Greer assist catechumen Ha McCosh, a member of Christ the King Parish in Wichita, during one of the three Rites of Election and… Read More

Lent begins with a reminder

A penitent begins Lent by receiving ashes at a morning Mass in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Wichita Wednesday, March 6, along with a reminder that he will… Read More

Ash Wednesday is near; prepare for Easter

Ash Wednesday is March 6. It is not a holy day of obligation but it is a day of prayer, abstinence, fasting and repentance. (Advance file photo) WASHINGTON (CNS) —… Read More

Safe Haven Sunday will help families protect children

Image courtesy of Most adults are uncomfortable talking about pornography among themselves. Addressing the topic with children is even more difficult. But it’s necessary because of the digital age… Read More

92 All Saints students take part in weekly martial arts classes

Greg Gideon assists one of his judo students during a class last week at All Saints Catholic School in Wichita. Greg and his brother, Mark, say the Japanese martial art… Read More

Guadalupe Clinic preparing new parking lot

An excavator made short work of a house north of the Guadalupe Clinic at St. Francis and Gilbert streets in Wichita Tuesday, Feb. 12. The house was razed and the… Read More

Sister Veronice Born dies Nov. 30 in Wichita

Sister Veronice Born, 87, died Friday, Nov. 30, in Marian Hall at Mt. St. Mary’s Convent, Wichita.A Mass of Christian burial will celebrated Friday, Dec. 7, in Resurrection Chapel at the… Read More

Diocesan news, November 16, 2018

Stewards working on stewardship — The Stewardship Works! Networking Group prays before one of its bimonthly meetings Tuesday, Nov. 6, in Bishop Carl A. Kemme’s meeting room in the Chancery… Read More

Sisters of St. Joseph took over the former Martinson Block after hospital renovation

By Father Michael Peltzer, Diocesan historianDuring the boom times in the late 1880s an ornate, three-story business building was constructed at the northwest corner of Seneca and Douglas Streets at… Read More

Nash a constant at St. Anthony Family Shelter for 20 years

By Heather WelchCatholic Charities St. Anthony Family Shelter has changed a lot in 20 years, but Ann Nash has been a constant and faithful presence.As program supervisor, Nash works with… Read More

30 Năm Kỷ Niệm Mừng Kính Các Thánh Tử Đạo Việt Nam

Hội Đồng Mục Vụ Công Giáo Việt Nam Địa Phận Wichita sẽ tổ chức Thánh Lễ mừng kính Các Thánh Tử Đạo Việt Nam tại nhà thờ All Saints, 3205… Read More