Diocese of West Missouri


August 12, 2007

The Very Rev. James Earl Cavanaugh, dean emeritus of Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral in Kansas City, Missouri, died on August 9 aged 77.

Cavanaugh attended Temple University, Lycoming College, Drew Theological Seminary and the Church Divinity School of the Pacific. He served 55 years...

July 9, 2007

Twenty-five youth and adult mentors from Grace Episcopal Church, Carthage, Missouri in the Diocese of West Missouri, journeyed to Turkey recently to explore three of the seven churches described in the Revelation to John.

The youth group raised funds for its trip over a three-year...

April 4, 2007

St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Bolivar, Missouri, took down its traditional Stations of the Cross for this Lent, and instead different groups or families have made the stations the church has used. The artists also composed the devotional thoughts and prayers that accompany them.


March 31, 2005

It was a cold, rainy morning in downtown Kansas City at Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral in the Diocese of West Missouri. But inside the warm and brightly lit Founders Hall, a crowd laughed and socialized after celebrating the life and work of the Rev. Absalom Jones, the first African American...