News & Updates

Meet the Seminarians for 2021-22

Meet our 2021-22 Seminarians! Please keep them in your prayers. St. Joseph, pray for us! Join our six seminarians as they pray our diocesan prayer for priestly vocations. We are so grateful to them for their “yes.” And we are grateful to you for your spiritual and financial support of… Read More
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Foundation off to strong start

The new Catholic Foundation for Diocese of Salina, or CFDS, has launched! The mission of the foundation is to support all aspects of the Catholic faith in the Diocese of Salina by developing, managing, growing and granting funds using Catholic values and honoring the donor’s intent. Foundation CEO Katie Platten says, “Simply put, we hope to… Read More
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Fr. Gnanasekar Kulandai | Vocation Story

A change in country, but not in my religion I grew up in a village in India. We lived about ten kilometers from the big city. I was the youngest of five children. It was nice being the baby of the family! My dad was a farmer. We grew rice,… Read More
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Salina Life Chain

PLEASE JOIN US, Sunday, October 3rd from 2:00 – 3:00 pm as we gather in the form of a Cross in prayerful, peaceful supplication for an end to abortion at 9th and Crawford Streets. Since the 1973 Roe vs. Wade decision and before, millions of innocent lives have been violently ended before birth. Today,… Read More
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E-News for the Faithful: September 8, 2021

Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary I usually try to get the e-news sent on the First Friday of each month.  However, I was at a funeral in western Kansas last Friday.  Sorry for the delay. Birthday Today, September 8, is my favorite feast day as we… Read More
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Diocese FORMED Survey

We are about to begin the 3rd year of our Diocesan subscription to formed.org/! Please take a moment to fill out this survey. We appreciate any feedback you have to offer!… Read More
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March for Life Diocese Registration Now Open!

The March for Life is an inspiring, peaceful, vibrant, and joy-filled rally of women, men, young people, and children from all across the country. Every year, tens of thousands of pro-lifers converge on the National Mall and march on Capitol Hill on the anniversary of the Supreme Court’s 1973 Roe… Read More
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Fr. Leroy Metro | Vocation Story

From family to family  By Father LeRoy Metro  Well, I was born on St. Patrick’s Day in 1937. I was the oldest of six kids born to John and Lillie Metro. We lived in Concordia, but my parents were from Aurora. I was baptized there in Aurora on St. Benedict’s Day—March 21, 1937. My dad worked for the railroad, and my mom mostly stayed… Read More
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Diocese Maps

We are excited to share our new maps that show all our parishes and schools across the diocese. Click the links below to download Parish Map School Map… Read More
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