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A Sistine education
Father Matt McGinness, pastor of St. Thomas Aquinas Parish in Wichita, spends a few moments with art historian Elizabeth Lev Tuesday, Aug. 13, before her lecture to a large crowd… Read More
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Thousands attend Midwest Catholic Family Conference
  Bishop Carl A. Kemme reminded the thousands attending the final Mass at the Midwest Catholic Family Conference about the seven deadly sins: pride, envy, gluttony, lust, anger, sloth, and… Read More
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Our Lady of Wichita at the SLC
Mark Miller has dabbled in religious art since graduating from Wichita State University years ago with a degree in art education. But it wasn’t until about eight years ago, during… Read More
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Fr. Arnold, seminarians study in Guatemala
The wind whipping a plastic tarp cover on the back of a small pickup truck made conversation difficult last month for a group of Spanish students studying in Guatemala, but… Read More
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Windows for new chapel unveiled
WICHITA, July 11, 2019 – The dust is still flying in the Hennessy and Borromeo Houses, the two seminarian residences on the campus of St. Joseph Parish in Wichita. But… Read More
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Artists travel far for SLC iconography class
Artists from as far away as Alaska flew or drove into Wichita to participate in an iconography class Monday through Saturday, July 8-13, at the Spiritual Life Center in Wichita.… Read More
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Bilingual volunteers sought for prison ministry
    Danny Krug didn’t tell her husband everything about those Friday evening meetings because she didn’t want to worry him. He might have been anxious had he known she… Read More
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Holy Family Camp benefits from technology
  When Andy Herrman was discussing the Holy Family Camp with Myra Jacobs, it was evident Herrman enjoyed working with the staff and campers during the annual event. “I thought… Read More
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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
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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… Read More
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2019 Priest Assignments
Please keep all our priests in your prayers. Changes will go into effect June 18, 2019 unless otherwise noted.
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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
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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