Gael Day is an old Irish term referring to the day the rent is due.
Prince of Peace parishioner Michelle Scharnhorst knew there was something different about her son the first time he sat down with a group of children to draw pictures.
“Sometimes it just smacks me in the face — gosh, my child is dead,” said Church of the Ascension parishioner Jeane Crossland.
“Just do it.”
Silver and gold is the new year theme for one of the longest running Daughters of Isabella chapters in the archdiocese.
The arrangement worked after a fashion, but Holy Trinity parishioners here are glad they no longer have to choose between a good cry or eucharistic adoration.
It was a heartwrenching sight: Ten Catholic nuns in full habit, standing at a window in the departure area of Kansas City International Airport, weeping and waving.
“We’re the small parish that can get things done,” claimed St. Columbkille Parish council president Todd Shepherd.
When Father Jerry Williams visited St. Boniface Parish here for the first time in 1986 as vocation director for the Carmelites, he never imagined he’d be part of its 150th anniversary celebration 22 years later…
If Jesus had attended this year’s annual Divine Wine Fest benefiting St. Lawrence Catholic Campus Center here, there would have been no need for a miracle.