Peace & Justice Ministries

The Kansas City Province has two ministries under the Peace & Justice umbrella:

  • Peace & Justice Committee
  • LGBT Committee

Learn more by clicking on one of the ministries’ tabs on this page.

Precious Blood Resource Services Participates in KCPD Outreach Event

Precious Blood Resources take part in Kansas City United Against Crime Event.

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Peace & Justice News, Events, & Commentary

At Home With the Word: Glass Half-Full

At Home With the Word: Glass Half-Full

by Vicky Otto, Companion Director If you ask people who know me, I hope they would describe me as a “glass half full” kind of person. I try to see the brighter side of life, be grateful for all that I have been given and focus more on the positive perspective of...

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At Home With the Word: Friends, Enemies, Teachers

At Home With the Word: Friends, Enemies, Teachers

“You have no friends. You have no enemies. You have only teachers.”- Buddhist Proverb We seem to be mired in a society that has divided itself into friends and enemies, good and bad, right and wrong, stupid and smart, enlightened and ignorant. Many find it impossible...

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At Home With the Word: Four Walls

At Home With the Word: Four Walls

by Fr. Keith Branson, C.PP.S. As many of you know, I've been living at Our Lady of Mercy Country Home for about a year and a half now. It's a wonderful place, and I am very blessed they have let me make my home with them. One benefit has been during this time of...

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At Home With the Word: A Suggestion for Bishops

At Home With the Word: A Suggestion for Bishops

by Fr. Joe Uecker, C.PP.S. I read in AmericaMedia.org an article about the U.S. Bishops statement on George Floyd. The article is found at https://www.americamagazine.org/politics-society/2020/05/30/bishops-sickened-floyds-death-say-racism-real-and-present-danger. I...

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