Weekly Memo

The Weekly Memo includes news for and about diocesan services and activities. Please feel free to disseminate to a broader audience, such as parishioners and school families! Items may be submitted to Helen Osman no later than Thursday, 5 pm, for inclusion in the following Monday’s memo.


Sept. 17, 2018

  • Important CSA information arriving in postal mail – NEW
  • October attendance count
  • Breaking the silence of abuse
  • Diocesan Review Board Seeking New Members
  • Sept. 29: Come and See; Vocational Youth Retreat (Bilingual)
  • St. Raymond’s Society/Respect Life Month
  • Oct. 6: Annual Assembly of the Missouri Catholic Conference
  • Oct. 4-7 Ignatian Silent Retreat/Retiro de Silencio Ignaciano (event in Spanish)
  • Oct. 27: Annual Youth Leaders’ Retreat – NEW
  • 30 or Dec. 1: Navigating Science and Religion in the Catholic Classroom – NEW
  • Email scam alert — NEW
  • Safety talk — NEW
  • Chancery job openings
  • Carpool for Kenrick alumni

Sept. 10, 2018

  • October attendance count- NEW
  • Breaking the silence of abuse – UPDATED
  • Diocesan Review Board Seeking New Members- NEW
  • New policy for construction and renovation projects- NEW
  • Sept. 12: Priests’ social at St. Andrew, Holts Summit
  • Sept. 14: Solemn High Mass
  • Sept. 29: Come and See; Vocational Youth Retreat (Bilingual) – UPDATED
  • St. Raymond’s Society/Respect Life Month
  • Oct. 6: Annual Assembly of the Missouri Catholic Conference
  • Sept. 14: Family Conference, St. Peter, Marshall (event in Spanish) – UPDATED
  • Sept. 15: Diocesan continuous formation for parish lectors at the Chancery (event in Spanish)
  • Oct. 4-7 Ignatian Silent Retreat/Retiro de Silencio Ignaciano (event in Spanish) – NEW
  • Chancery event coordinator- NEW
  • Chancery job openings
  • Carpool

Sept. 3, 2018

  • Bishop McKnight in Rome – NEW
  • Prayer Intention for September
  • Sept. 8: 2018 Diocesan Youth Rally – UPDATED
  • Sept. 12: Priests’ social at St. Andrew, Holts Summit
  • Sept. 14: Solemn High Mass
  • Sept. 29: Come and See; Vocational Youth Retreat (Bilingual) – NEW
  • St. Raymond’s Society/Respect Life Month
  • Oct. 6: Annual Assembly of the Missouri Catholic Conference
  • May 4, 2019: Mass of Ordination of Deacons
  • Events in Spanish or bilingual – NEW
  • Sept. 8 – NFP at Sacred Heart in Columbia (event in Spanish) – NEW
  • Sept. 14: Family Conference, St. Peter, Marshall (event in Spanish) – NEW
  • Sept. 15: Diocesan continuous formation for parish lectors at the Chancery (event in Spanish) – NEW
  • Chancery job openings – NEW
  • Development Director Jake Seifert contact information – NEW
  • Email scam alert – NEW
  • Confirmation forms now due – NEW
  • Carpool – UPDATED

Aug. 27, 2018

  • Priests meeting Aug. 28
  • Protect and heal graphics for web and bulletins
  • St. Raymond’s Society
  • Bishop’s prayer intention for September in English/Spanish and pdf placement
  • Sept. 8 youth rally
  • Sept. 12 priests’ social
  • Sept. 14 Solemn High Mass
  • St. Raymond’s Society
  • Oct. 6: Annual Assembly of the Missouri Catholic Conference
  • May 4, 2019: Mass of Diaconal Ordinations
  • Paula Glynn new admin for School Office
  • Carpool to Kenrick Seminary alumni gathering

 

Aug. 20, 2018

  • Bishop McKnight’s letter to the faithful and clergy
  • Bishop’s prayer intention for September in English/Spanish and pdf placement
  • New dates for Catholic Stewardship Appeal
  • New dates for Catholic Engaged Encounter
  • Welcome priest scholars in Columbia
  • Sept. 12 priests’ social
  • Phone system at St. Thomas
  • Sept. 14 Solemn High Mass
  • Mass of Ordination of Deacons

Aug. 13, 2018

  • Official appointments
  • Bishop’s prayer intention for September
  • Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary
  • Confirmation response forms due
  • Diocesan Youth Rally
  • Directors and Coordinators of Parish Religious Education meetings
  • Chancery staff update
  • Missouri Catholic Conference Annual Assembly