Bishop shares the sorrow of parents and families who have lost a child

Losing a loved one to death is an experience everyone has or will have, Bishop Carl A. Kemme told those attending a Mass of Remembrance Sunday, March 10, at St.… Read More

Diocese acquires camp facility

Help us name the new campgroundIn the coming weeks, the diocese will invite our Catholic community to submit ideas for names for the new camp. Start thinking about possible names… Read More

Christian life is a journey and adventure, bishop says

Christian life is a journey and an adventure, Bishop Carl A. Kemme told those taking part in the Rite of Election Sunday afternoon Feb. 18, at the Cathedral of the… Read More

Book reading becomes movie project

Resurrection Catholic School won’t be constructing its version of the Hollywood Walk of Fame, but it has 25 budding stars who have learned a lot about making a movie. Screenwriter,… Read More

Deacon challenges parish reps to transform the culture at presentations in Parsons and Wichita

Deacon Keith Strohm challenged representatives of 28 parishes of the Diocese of Wichita to transform the culture – the culture within the parish and the culture of the community. Deacon… Read More

St. John the Baptist Church in Beloit receives first-class St. Pio relic

The first of five Saint Pio Chapels sponsored by the Saint Pio Foundation was established on Sunday, Feb. 11, in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Beloit, Kansas. Beloit… Read More

Swords family undergoes a one-year growth spurt

The number of scabbards needed for the Swords family went from three to seven in about a year. Cory, Mary Ellen, and Connor were joined by Autumn, Ricky, and Danny… Read More

Catholic Advance is available to the blind

Reader/Listener dinner April 25 A dinner for the volunteer readers and for those who listen to the Catholic Advance through the KU Audio Reader will be held from 5:30 to… Read More

CLAY Lenten retreat helps mold freshmen and sophomores to live as Jesus’ disciples

Want to be molded at a CLAY retreat? High school freshmen and sophomores interested in attending the one-day Christ’s Light in All Youth retreat on Saturday, March 9, at St.… Read More

Safe Haven Sunday: empowering the family

Want more info to protect your family? Need help staying chaste?Visit for information. The site includes resources for families, couples, and men and women to address the issue of… Read More

Bishop Kemme dedicates altar in Kapaun’s new chapel

The dedication of the altar in Kapaun Mt. Carmel’s new chapel would have been an epic waste of time, money, and energy Bishop Carl A. Kemme said, if the school… Read More

A bit more elegance in service at the Diner

The sabbatical is over for the dishwashing machine at The Lord’s Diner’s downtown location. Sarah Hoffman, the director of Communications and PR for the Diner, said the food ministry made… Read More