Friday, October 21st

Mass • 8:00am
Saturday, October 22nd

Mass • 8:00am
CONFESSIONS • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Sunday, October 23rd

Mass • 8:00am
Mass • 11:00am
Junior Daughters Meeting • 12:30pm
Mass • 5:00pm
Monday, October 24th

Mass • 8:00am
Tuesday, October 25th

Confessions • 5:30pm - 6:00pm
Mass • 6:00pm
Mens Choir Rehearsal • 6:30pm - 8:00pm

More than 350 gather at Red & Black Banquet to celebrate Holy Savior

More than 350 people attended the 2016 Holy Savior Red & Black Banquet on Oct. 7 at the Holiday Inn. The attendance was the most ever for the banquet, now in its third year.

The event, a benefit for Holy Savior Catholic Church and Academy, featured the Holy Savior children's choir, Liturgical dancers and violinists. Speeches were made by: Bishop Carl Kemme, of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita; Fr. Jim Billinger, pastor of Holy Savior Catholic Church; Dr. Delia Shropshire, principal of Holy Savior Catholic Academy; and Maryon Habtemariam, Holy Savior parishioner. Matt Hamm, of Schaefer Johnson Cox Frey Architecture, presented the most updated plans for the proposed new Holy Savior Catholic Church and Academy. Holy Savior parishioner Austin Newry served as emcee for the banquet. Silent and live auctions were held, as was a raffle drawing. 

Holy Savior wishes to thank all of those who attended the banquet, as well as those who provided a donation for the banquet.  Holy Savior also wants to thank this year's Red & Black Banquet Committee: JoAnne Batiste; Austin Newry; Stacie Santiago; and Ed Vinson.

Banquet pictures were taken by Michael Kinard.

Holy Savior to host 4-day revival featuring Richard Lane

Catholic evangelist Richard Lane will lead a revival at 7 p.m. nightly Monday through Thursday, Oct. 17-20, at Holy Savior Catholic Church.

The revival is open to all who want to attend. It is designed to teach converts, equip youth and revive cradle Catholics, according to Fr. Jim Billinger, pastor of Holy Savior. Lane, who is from St. Louis, will discuss topics such as evangelization, adoration, reconciliation, mercy and more. Lane has been featured on media networks such as Catholic Answers Live, EWTN-Global Catholic Network, Ave Maria Radio and others.

For more information about the revival, call the church office at 316-682-8712. For more information about Lane, visit his website,



Bishop Kemme makes pastoral visit to Holy Savior

Bishop Carl A. Kemme made a parish pastoral visit to Holy Savior Catholic Church on Sunday, Oct. 2.  The bishop concelebrated Mass with Fr. Jim Billinger, pastor of Holy Savior, met with parish leaders and staff members and joined in a potluck meal with parishioners.  Holy Savior thanks Bishop Kemme for his visit! (Photos courtesy of Pete Iseman)

2016 Holy Savior Red & Black Banquet set for Friday, Oct. 7

The 2016 Holy Savior Red & Black Banquet is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 7 at the Holiday Inn, 549 S. Rock Road.  Doors open at 6 p.m., with program and dinner scheduled to begin at 7 p.m.

This year's banquet, the third annual event, has the same theme as the ongoing capital campaign for Holy Savior, "A New Hope, A New Home: Built of Living Stones." The event is a benefit for Holy Savior Catholic Church and Academy.

The evening will include performances by the children's choir, Liturgical dancers, a silent auction, and an update on the campaign and building project.  Speakers will include: the Most Rev. Carl A. Kemme, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Wichita; Rev. Jim Billinger, pastor of Holy Savior Parish; and Dr. Delia Shropshire, principal of Holy Savior Catholic Academy.

Reservations are no longer being taken, as all available tables are now full. Please contact the church office at 316-682-8712 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you have any questions.

Service for Fr. Billinger's mother set for Aug. 15 in Omaha, Neb.

Ablena M. Billinger, the mother of the Rev. James J. Billinger, pastor of Holy Savior, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 10 in Omaha, Neb. Here is her full obituary:


Ablena M. Billinger
Mar 27,1932 - Aug 10, 2016

Preceded in death by husband, Peter J. Billinger. Survived by children; Kathleen Wilder, Father James Billinger, Robert Billinger (Cynthia), Susan Kalina (Richard), and Jacqueline Heinzman (Gene); 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; siblings: Martina Werth, Maggie Billinger (Adolph), Wilfred Spies, William Spies (Karen), and Elaine Cisneros.

The family will receive friends Sunday, August 14th, from 4pm to 6pm, with VIGIL SERVICE at 6pm, all at the Bel Air Chapel, 12100 W. Center Rd. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Monday, August 15th at 11am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery. Memorials will be directed by the family.


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Holy Savior Catholic Church and Academy
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