Divine Worship

Welcome to the Office of Divine Worship!

The Office of Divine Worship for the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph assists the bishop in liturgical matters and serves as a resource for parishes and individuals for formation and training.

We are here to assist you in your liturgical needs; feel free to contact us!

Updates from the Office of Divine Worship

  • Liturgy Planning: liturgy planning sheets for confirmation, Mass with the bishop, etc. are available by emailing Lorie Sage at sage@diocesekcsj.org.
  • Diocesan Choir: The Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocesan Choir is a music ministry dedicated to the mission of fostering and encouraging full, conscious, and active participation in the liturgy. The Choir sings at special diocesan celebrations, such as Rite of Election, Adult Confirmation, Golden Wedding Anniversary and more. For more information or to sign up, contact Mario Pearson at mpearson@kcgolddome.org
  • Latest Liturgical Updates: For liturgical updates, Q&A and more from the Director, subscribe to the blog at PaulTurner.org

Liturgical Commission Members

  • Fr. Paul Turner (ex officio)
  • Mrs. Lorie Sage (ex officio)
  • Dr. Mario Pearson (ex officio)
  • Danny Baker
  • Fr. Olvin Girón
  • Carol Mathews
  • Deacon Dien Nguyen
  • Christie Ottinger
  • Fr. Joe Sharbel
  • Bro. David Wilding, OSB

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