Author Archives: Todd Habiger

Priest assignments announced

Father John A. Riley, chancellor, announces the following appointments made by Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann, effective July 1, unless otherwise noted. Retirement Msgr. Charles McGlinn, from pastor of Curé of Ars Parish, Leawood, to retirement…

Back from the brink

In honor of the many men and women across the archdiocese who — both on and off the battlefield — paid dearly for the freedom we enjoy today, we tell this story of one.

Lifting high the cross

by Heather Nelson PRAIRIE VILLAGE — Chip. Chip-chip. Chip. Bob Cunningham is chipping away at a thick tree branch to create a notch. Once finished, he places another branch perpendicular to the first, to form…

Dream on

Bishop Ward graduate Chris Huey gets a second chance at his dream as a player for the University of Kansas basketball team

‘Once in a lifetime’

Couple takes advantage of archbishop’s baptismal ministry   by Monte Mace MARYSVILLE — When Michelle and Matthew Schmelzle heard that Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann — as a sign of personal support for couples having “as…