2015: Wichita bishop presents Kapaun cause to cardinal at Vatican
Bishop Carl Kemme presented the official position on the life of Father Emil Kapaun to Cardinal Angelo Amato at the Congregation for the Causes of Saints at the Vatican on Monday. (Travis Heying/The Wichita Eagle)
Bishop Carl Kemme will travel to Rome this weekend with nearly 100 pilgrims from Kansas. On Monday, he'll appear before the Congregation for the Cause of Saints to present the Wichita Diocese's official document on Father Emil Kapaun of Pilsen. Ka
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