External Resources

Holy Family wants to provide a list of links and apps for resources, formation, outreach and spiritual growth that either the parish staff utilizes regularly, our ministries work with to help those in our community who need assistance, or information that we feel might be of interest to our parishioners. This is not an exhaustive list and there are many additional great resources out there. We hope you are able to use this page to assist your spiritual needs.

Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph Website: Visit >

Missouri Catholic Conference - public policy agency for Missouri Catholics: Visit >

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops: Visit >

The Apostolate of the Laity - as promulgated by Pope Paul VI: Visit >


Bishop Sullivan Center - inspired by Chritian faith, the Bishop Sullivan Center shows God's love to people in financial hardship by providing food, help in finding jobs, and other aid: Visit >

Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph - providing a wide range of social services: Visit >

Clay County Clothes Closet - assists those in Clay County, Missouri with clothing needs: Visit >

Journey to New Life - works with the incarcerated to overcome roadblocks and successfuly re-enter the community: Visit >

Love INC of Clay County - brings Christian churches together to serve the poor: Visit >

Ronald McDonald Longfellow House - the mission of Ronald McDonald House Charities is to reduce the burden of childhood illness on children and their families: Visit >


Office of Catechesis and Faith Formation - Diocesan program of lay formation/adult education and discipleship. Visit >

Cardinal Newman Society - To promote and defend faithful Catholic education. Visit >

Catechism - The Catechism of the Catholic Church. Visit >


Catholic Cemeteries - A list of Catholic cemeteres in the Kansas City-St. Joseph area. Visit >

Family Life Offices – Support of all family-related matters, including grief resolution for death, divorce, separation. Visit >

For Your Marriage – An initiative of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Visit >

Senior Care Assisted Living Resources - A guide to provide seniors and their loved ones with information on the cost of senior care in Kansas City, available area programs, and other helpful resources. Visit >

Senior Care Longterm Care Resources - Financial aid and care resources for long-term senior care. Visit > 

Senior Home Downsizing Information - Visit >


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Chuch of the Annunciation, Kearney, Mo.

The Church of the Annunciation in Kearney is seeking a new Part-Time Parish Secretary. The Secretary will be responsible for providing secretarial and related office services for members of the parish staff and various other committees and boards. The Secretary will schedule parish facilities, issues and monitors facility keys. Oversees the timely opening and closing of parish office. The Secretary will work collaboratively with the priests and lay staff to meet parish needs. This is a part-time position.

Apply here: Click here to apply >


American Catholic – A Roman Catholic site from the Franciscans. Visit >

American Magazine – The Jesuit Review. Visit >

Catholic Key – Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph. Visit >

The Word Among Us – A Catholic devotional magazine based on the daily Mass readings. Visit >


Bread 4 Today – Redemptorists of Australia and New Zealand; available on iOS, Android. Visit >

Catholic ‘Apptitude’ – A variety of Catholic smart phone apps. Visit >

CatholicTV iPhone/iPad App – Variety of programming to spread the message of Jesus Christ. Visit >

CatholicTV Android – Variety of programming to spread the message of Jesus Christ. Visit >

iBreviary – Liturgy of the Hours, daily readings, Catholic prayers and rituals; available on iOS, Android. Visit >

– For iPhone/iPad/iPod and Online (Requires Subscription). Visit >

The Pope App – Photos, videos, transcripts, schedule, news; available on iOS, Android. Visit >


For full access to these resources, subscriptions may be required. Some are free.

Creighton University Daily Reflections – Provided by faculty, staff and administrators. Visit >

Daily Readings Audio – From the New American Bible. Visit >

Daily Reflections Video – From the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. Visit >

Give Us This Day – Daily prayer for today’s Catholic. Visit >

Living With Christ – The Word of God, daily prayer and the Bread of Life. Visit >

Magnificat – Pray with the Church each day. Visit >

Today’s Readings – Today’s readings from the New American Bible. Visit >


CatholicTV.com – Variety of programming to spread the message of Jesus Christ. Vist >

Dynamic Catholic – Dedicated to re-energizing the Catholic faith. Visit >

Magis Center – Exploring the connection between reason and faith. Visit >

New American Bible – The complete New American Bible. Visit >

Our Catholic Prayers
– An oasis of graces. Visit >

Silent Insight – Daily Catholic meditations for faith, listening, and peace. Visit >

Seven Last Words of Christ – An online meditation for Lent. Visit >

Three-Minute Retreat – Loyola Press. Visit >

Today’s Readings – Daily Mass scripture.
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