News from Kansas City

Confraternity of Christian Mothers Enrollment

Feast of the Seven Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Old Saint Patrick's Confraternity of Christian Mothers invites mothers and/or wives to attend a once-a-month meeting, Mass and Spiritual Talk. Under the patronage of the "Mother of Sorrows", the members are encouraged joyously and hopefully to undertake the important task of training and sanctifying the souls entrusted to their care. The next enrollment ceremony is on Saturday, September 15. For more information please contact Amie Friedl at (816) 264-3254.


Feast of Corpus Christi

June 7, 2012

On June 7, 2012, the Feast of Corpus Christi was festively celebrated at Old St. Patrick's Oratory with a Solemn High Mass followed by a procession around the church grounds and adoration of the Most Blessed Sacrament at an outdoor altar upon the church grounds.


Pentecost Picnic

May 27, 2012

On Sunday, May 27, the faithful of Old St. Patrick's Oratory gathered at Antioch Park for an afternoon picnic to celebrate the great Feast of Pentecost. Many families were in attendance, and everybody, young and old alike, enjoyed prayer, good food, joyful activities.


Visit of Msgr. Gilles Wach

May 20, 2012

Old St. Patrick's Oratory welcomed Msgr. Gilles Wach, Prior General  and Founder of  the Institute of  Christ the King Sovereign Priest, and Canon Matthew Talarico, Chaplain of  the Society of  the Sacred Heart in the U.S. and Substitute for the U.S. Provincial of  the Institute, on the Sunday after Ascension, May 20, 2012. Msgr. Wach celebrated a Solemn High Mass, and the Oratory faithful held a reception afterwards in honor of Msgr. Wach and Canon Talarico.