I am frequently asked about what a deacon is supposed to "do" at Mass.
The deacon’s ministry of service stands in stark contrast to those who would go it alone.
We now have 40 permanent deacons in active ministry serving the Archdiocese.
Please pray that God will do great things for the local church through these new deacons!
The ordination of our next cohort of permanent deacons is rapidly approaching.
Deacons, in the person of Christ the servant and bridegroom, remind all the baptized — male and female — to embrace the universal call to service in the church.
The pilot episode of “Everybody Loves Raymond” had one of the funniest sitcom scenes I’ve ever seen.
This year, we celebrate the fifth anniversary of our first ordination class of permanent deacons.
We’re very much creatures of habit. We grow accustomed to set ways of doing things and it can be unsettling to have our routine disrupted, even when the change is a positive one. For…
I guess you can say that when it comes to the diaconate in Kansas City, we are going from zero to 60 in about a decade!