Confession Times

Below is a listing of Confession times submitted by parishes as of the 2020-2021 Spirituality Report (Summer/Fall 2021), in alphabetical order according to parish name; update dates will be noted after the listing. Parish names are linked to their external websites (when available) for addresses and for double-checking Confession is happening.

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Parish Confession Times & Locations

Blessed Sacrament, Bethany: Confessions 30 minutes prior to Sunday Mass (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Cathedral of St. Joseph, St. Joseph: 1/2 hour before all Masses and on Saturdays beginning at 2:30 pm. (updated as of 2022Mar6 bulletin)

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Kansas City: Tuesdays and Thursdays 11:30 am to 12 noon; Saturdays 1:30 to 2:15 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Christ the King, Kansas City: Weekdays 7-7:30 am and 11:15-11:50 am; Saturdays 3-3:45 pm; Sundays 6:30-7:30 pm; also by appointment. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Church of the Santa Fe, Buckner: Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays from 8:30-9 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Church of the Annunciation, Kearney: Saturdays 4-4:45 pm and by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Church of the Good Shepherd, Smithville: Saturdays 4:30-4:45 pm; extra Lent 2022 confession times: March 6: 7-7:15am, 10-10:15am, and 11:45am-12:45pm; April 10: 7-7:15am, 10-10:15am, and 11:45am-12:45pm (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

Church of the Holy Martyrs, Kansas CitySaturdays 5:30pm to 5:55pm and Sundays 9:30am-9:55am, bilingual English and Vietnamese. Holy Martyrs parish has 2022 Lent confession scheduled March 24th at 7pm in Vietnamese and English, and March 26th at 10am in Vietnamese and English  (updated 2022Mar17)

Coronation of Our Lady, Grandview: 30 minutes before daily Masses, and Saturdays 3 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Guardian Angels (& Our Lady of Hope Ordinariate Community), Kansas City: Tuesdays 11:15 am; Saturdays 3 pm; also by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Holy Cross, Kansas City: Confessions at Holy Cross Parish are Fridays and Saturdays from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. (Updated 2022Mar7)

Holy Family, Kansas City: by appointment only; Lent 2022 confession times are Saturday afternoons, from 3 to 4 p.m. (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

Holy Rosary, Clinton: By appointment; Lent 2022 confession time April 3 at 3 p.m.(as of 2022Mar6 bulletin)

Holy Rosary, Kansas City: Saturdays 3-3:30 pm (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Holy Spirit, Lee’s Summit: Saturdays 4-4:30 pm; Thursdays 6-6:30 pm; or by appointment. Lent 2022 extra confession time: April 6 at 7 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Holy Trinity Mission, Urich: none; see nearby parishes. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Holy Trinity, Weston: Confessions by appointment, or available at our sister parish Twelve Apostles in Platte City on Saturdays from 4:15-4:45 pm. (as of 2022Jun20)

Immaculate Conception, Lexington: Mondays & Tuesdays 11-11:30 am; Wednesdays 9-9:30 am; and Saturdays 3-4 pm. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Immaculate Conception, Montrose: Sat. 6:30-6:55 pm (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Immaculate Conception, Richmond: Wednesdays 4:30-5 pm; Saturdays 5:30-6 pm; Sundays 10:30-11 am. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Immaculate Heart of Mary Mission, Princeton: Sundays 10-10:15 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Mary Immaculate, Gallatin: Reconciliation is held 30 minutes before Masses for both Sacred Heart, Hamilton, and Mary Immaculate, Gallatin.  (updated 2022Mar8)

Nativity of Mary, Independence: Saturdays 2:30 pm, or by appointment (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

Oratory of Old St. Patrick, Kansas City: 30 minutes before every Mass (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Our Lady of Good Counsel, Kansas City: Monday through Friday 11:15 am; Saturdays 8:15 am and 3 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Our Lady of Guadalupe, St. Joseph: 20 minutes before weekday Masses; Saturdays 3-3:45 pm; Sundays 7:45-8:15 am and 10:30-10:50 am. Lent 2022 extra confession time: March 16 Confessions and Chaplet of Divine Mercy at 5:30 p.m., followed by Mass at 6 p.m. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Our Lady of Lourdes, HarrisonvilleThursdays 8:30-9:30 am and 6-6:45 pm; Saturdays 3-3:45 pm; 2022 Lenten Penance Service: Wednesday, March 30 at 6 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Our Lady of Peace, Kansas City: Saturdays at 5:30pm; Lent 2022 confession times: every Tuesday and Wednesday of Lent at 5 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Our Lady of Perpetual Help (Redemptorist), Kansas City: 1/2 hour after all weekday Masses; Saturdays 3-5 pm and 7:30-8 pm. (as of 2022Mar6 bulletin)

Our Lady of Sorrows, Kansas City: Wednesdays & Thursdays 11:40 am; Saturdays 3:30pm; or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Our Lady of the Presentation, Lee’s Summit: Saturdays 3:30-4:15 pm; Sundays, 1:15-1:45pm. Additional times in Lent 2022: Mondays March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11: 7:45 – 8:15am; Wednesdays March 9, 16, 23, 30; April 6: 6-7 pm; Fridays March 4, 11, 18, 25; April 1, 8: 8:45-9:15 am; Saturdays: 3:30 – 4:15pm Sundays: 1:15 – 1:45pm; Parish Reconciliation Service Sunday, March 27, at 6:30 p.m. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Sacred Heart, Hamilton: Reconciliation is held 30 minutes before Masses for both Sacred Heart, Hamilton, and Mary Immaculate, Gallatin.  (updated 2022Mar8)

Sacred Heart Mission, Norborne: Sundays 9:45-9:50 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

Sacred Heart, Warrensburg: Saturdays 3-3:30 pm; Sundays 7:15-7:45am and 9:45-10:15am (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Sacred Heart-Guadalupe, Kansas City: Wednesdays at 5:45 pm; at Shrine 3-3:30 pm and before Tuesday & Thursday 8:30 am Mass (as of 1/16/2020 parish website)

Seven Dolors, Hurlingen: (as of 2018-2019 Spirituality Report)

St. Aloysius Mission, Maysville: by appointment (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Andrew the Apostle, Kansas City: Wednesdays 5:30 pm; Thursdays 9 am; Fridays 7 am; Saturdays 7:30-7:50 am and 3-3:45 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Ann, Excelsior Springs: 30 minutes before Mass (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Ann, Independence: Saturdays 3-4 pm (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Ann, Plattsburg: Wednesdays 5:30 pm; Saturdays 3 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Anthony, Kansas CityFriday/Viernes 5-6 pm; after daily masses/después de misa diaria. Lent 2022 Parish Reconciliation Service April 1st, 7 pm. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Bartholomew Mission, Windsor: By appointment; Lent 2022 confession time April 3 at 3 p.m.(as of 2022Mar6 bulletin)

St. Benedict Mission, Burlington Junction: By request only (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Bernadette, Kansas City: Sundays 8 am, or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Bridget, Pleasant Hill: Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:25 -8:50 am; Wednesdays 5:25-5:50 pm; Thursdays 6:45-7:45 pm; Sundays 7:25-7:50 am; and First Fridays from 5:25 – 5:50 p.m.; 2022 Lenten Penance Service March 16 at 6:45 p.m. (updated 2022Mar15)

St. Bridget Mission, Rich Hill: Sundays from 8-8:20 am. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Catherine Mission, Osceola: By appointment; Lent 2022 confession time April 3 at 3 p.m.(as of 2022Mar6 bulletin)

St. Catherine of Siena, Kansas City: Saturdays 3:15-3:45 pm; or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Charles Borromeo, Kansas City: Saturdays 3pm, or by appointment. (as of 2022March20 bulletin)

St. Columba, Conception Junction: Saturdays 5-5:40 pm. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Columban, Chillicothe: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 7:30-8 am; Tuesdays 5:15-5:45 pm; Thursdays 7-7:25 am; Saturdays 4:30-4:55 pm; and Sundays 7:30-7:55 am & 9:30-9:55 am. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Cyril, Sugar Creek:  Wednesdays 5:30-5:55 pm (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Elizabeth, Kansas City: Saturdays 3-4 pm, or by appointment.(as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Francis Xavier, Kansas City: SFX-KC is having a Penance service on Monday, March 21, 2022 at 7 pm. Otherwise, confessions are by appointment. (updated 2022Mar10)

St. Francis Xavier, St. Joseph: Saturdays 11 am and 3 pm, or by appointment (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

St. Gabriel Archangel, Kansas City: Mondays-Thursdays 7:45-8:15 am; Tuesdays 5:30-6 pm; Saturdays 3-3:45 pm; also by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. George, Odessa: Tuesdays 5-5:50 pm; Saturdays 5-5:15 pm; Sundays 7:45-8:15 am; also by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Gregory Barbarigo, Maryville: By appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. James, Kansas City: By appointment only (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. James, Liberty: Saturdays 4-5 pm and by request (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. James, St. Joseph: Monday through Friday 7:30 am; Saturdays 3:30 pm; Sundays 8 am & 11 am (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. John Francis Regis, Kansas City: Wednesdays 6-7 pm; Saturdays 2 pm; also by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. John LaLande, Blue Springs: Saturdays from 3:30-4 pm or by request. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Joseph, Easton: Sundays 7:30-7:50 am (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

St. Joseph, Parnell: Sunday 9:30-9:45 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Joseph, Trenton: Confessions 30 minutes prior to Sunday Mass. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Joseph the Worker, Independence: 11:10-11:24 am Sundays. 2022 parish Lenten penance service: Wednesday, March 30, 7pm. (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

St. Jude the Apostle, Oak GroveSundays before 10:30 am Mass; Wednesdays 5-6 pm; Saturdays 2:45-3:15 pm. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Louis, Kansas City: Sundays 9:15-9:45 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Luke’s Byzantine Catholic Church, Sugar Creek: Offered 30 minutes prior to Vespers; Sundays between 9-9:30 am; after Liturgy; also by appointment (as of 2022Mar16 website)

St. Margaret of Scotland, Lee’s Summit: Saturdays 4-4:30 pm, or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Mark, Independence: Confessions are heard every Saturdays from 3:30-4:00pm.  For private confessions call Fr. Powers to set up a time. (updated 2022Mar15)

St. Mary, Carrollton: Saturdays 5-5:20 pm; Sundays 7:30-7:50 am. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Mary, Higginsville: Saturdays 3:0-4 pm (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Mary, Independence: Every day 30 minutes before Mass, and after Masses as needed (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Mary, Nevada: 4:30-5:15 pm Saturdays. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Mary, St. Joseph: 30 minutes before Masses Sat, Sun, Tues, Wed, & Thurs. (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Monica, Kansas CitySundays 9-9:45 am; Wednesdays 9:30-10 am; by appointment (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Munchin, Cameron: Saturdays 4:15-4:45 pm or by appointment. (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Patrick, Butler: Saturdays 3:30-3:50 pm (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Patrick Mission, Ford City: None (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Patrick Mission, Forest City: 2nd Sundays 7:15-8 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Patrick, Holden: Fridays 11:10-11:35 am and after Mass upon request; Saturday: 2:20-2:50 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Patrick, Kansas City: Saturdays 3-3:30 pm (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

St. Patrick, St. JosephSundays 8-8:25 am, 10:30-11 am & 7-7:55 pm; Tuesdays 6-6:50 pm; Wednesdays 6-6:30 pm; Thursdays & Fridays 6:15-6:45 am; Saturdays 3-3:50 pm. (as of 2022Mar20 bulletin)

St. Paul the Apostle, Tarkio: Monday-Saturday 7:30-7:50 am (as of 2020-2021 Spirituality Report)

St. Peter, Kansas City: Tuesdays 5:15-5:45 pm; Saturdays 4:15-4:45 pm (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Peter, Stanberry: Saturdays 4:30-5:15 pm; 1st and 4th Wednesdays 7:10-7:50 pm (as of 2018-2019 Spirituality Report–none listed 2020-2021)

St. Robert Bellarmine, Blue Springs: Confessions held Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 7:15-7:50 am; Thursdays 5-5:45 pm; and Saturdays 7:45-8:20 am and 3-3:50 pm. (updated 2022Mar15)

St. Rose of Lima, Savannah: Tuesdays 7:30 am; Thursdays 5:30 pm; First Fridays 8:30 am; Saturdays 4 pm. (as of 2022Aug23)

St. Sabina, Belton: Saturdays 3-3:30 pm, or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Therese Little Flower, Kansas City: contact the pastor (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Therese North, Kansas City: Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 8 -8:20am; Saturday: 2:30-4:15pm; or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

St. Thomas More, Kansas City: Confessions held Tuesdays and Thursdays 5-6 pm, Saturdays 7:15-8 am and 3-3:45 pm. (Updated 2022Mar7)

Twelve Apostles, Platte City: Saturdays 4:15-4:45 pm, or by appointment (as of 2022Mar13 bulletin)

Visitation, Kansas City: Saturdays 3-4 pm (as of 202-2021 Spirituality Report)

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