Even people who knew Anna Kurzweil well wouldn’t have guessed she was a millionaire, but she left a $2 million gift for the Jesuits upon her death in September 2012.
Kansas City, Mo.
Landon H. Rowland, a noted Kansas City businessman, philanthropist, and a longtime NCR supporter and board member emeritus, died Dec. 28 at home near Kansas City, Mo. He was 78.
Catholics in northwest Missouri who want to know what to expect from their new bishop, should look to his work in founding a Catholic Worker farm just outside Springfield, Mo.
The Knoxville diocese has removed a displayed life-size bronze bust of the founding bishop of its diocese, who admitted to sexually abusing teenage boys in 2002, but photos remain.
Kansas City, Mo. -- Newly appointed bishop pledges to serve "with generosity, kindness, and charity," and recognizes healing is still "a great need."
Kansas City, Mo. -- New bishop served as chancellor to a bishop who would later admit to sexually abusing teen-age boys.
Preview: More than 200 residents from Missouri and Kansas gathered Sept. 11 in Kansas City, Mo., for a town hall meeting moderated by Social Service Sr. Simone Campbell.
Preview: Homemade granola and a bilingual greeting welcomed the Nuns on the Bus on their second stop in a 13-city tour of the U.S. centered on bridging divides.
The second in a series of healing services sponsored by the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Mo., to reach out to clergy sex abuse survivors took place Sept. 9.
The Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Mo., is reaching out with healing services to those sexually abused by priests.