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Remembering the Great Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 18, 2019

I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by...Read more

Governor Parson Delivers State of the State

January 18, 2019

On Wednesday afternoon, Governor Parson delivered his 2019 State of the State address. In his address, the governor emphasized his priorities for the 2019...Read more

Governor Outlines FY 2020 Budget Priorities

January 18, 2019

During Wednesday's State of the State address, Governor Parson laid out his budget priorities for FY 2020. Along with proposals to increase funding for...Read more

Governor Parson Calls for Prison Closure

January 18, 2019

During his first State of the State Address, Governor Parson announced his plans to close Crossroads Correctional Facility and move the inmates to nearby...Read more

Federal Judges Block Religious Exemption From Contraceptive Mandate

January 18, 2019

This week, judges in California and Pennsylvania issued injunctions against a Trump administration regulation that allowed the Little Sisters of the Poor and similar...Read more

March for Life 2019: Unique from Day One

January 18, 2019

Thousands of pro-life pilgrims will descend on Washington, D.C. today for the National March for Life. The March for Life is an annual...Read more

Next Week: First Messenger of 2019 Highlights Catholic Education

January 18, 2019

Next week, to coincide with Catholic Schools Week 2019, you'll find the first Messenger of 2019 in your diocesan newspapers. For this issue,...Read more

KC Chiefs Fans See Good Omen in Sunday's Blood Moon

January 18, 2019

Kansas City Chiefs fans are looking to the sky for good luck in the AFC Championship Game Sunday between the Chiefs and the Patriots....Read more

Missouri Legislative Session Gets Underway

January 15, 2019

New legislators were sworn in this week as the first session of the 100 th Missouri General Assembly got underway. Around 800 bills...Read more

U.S. Bishops Issue Statement Calling for End to Government Shutdown

January 15, 2019

Bishop Joseph Vasquez of Austin, Texas, Chairman of the USCCB's Committee on Migration, issued a statement this week calling upon President Trump and Congress...Read more