3 August 2020

By Helen Osman | August 3, 2020

A reminder that the post office no longer delivers to the PO boxes for the Chancery, a request for orders for CSA in-pew envelopes and information on Aug. 15’s feast day is in today’s Monday Morning Memo.

Preventing email and text scams

By Helen Osman | August 2, 2020

JEFFERSON CITY — The Diocese of Jefferson City warns the public of an ongoing phishing scam involving emails and texts purportedly from priests or parish/Chancery staff. This scam has hit many parishes across the United States. The email or text purports to be from a person the target knows, such as one’s pastor, a parish…

27 July 2020

By Helen Osman | July 27, 2020

Bishop McKnight’s prayer intention for our local church is in today’s Monday Morning Memo, along with other news from the diocese…

20 July 2020

By Helen Osman | July 20, 2020

Today’s Monday Morning Memo includes updated protocols for COVID-19 safety, updates for the Diocesan Directory, and a reminder: parish pastoral plans are due July 31!

Protocols for positive COVID-19 test results

By Helen Osman | July 19, 2020

Anyone visiting a current COVID-19 hot spot or traveling internationally will be required to self-quarantine for 14 days before being allowed back on parish/school property. This includes students or anyone who is on parish/school property on a regular basis. This may require staff to utilize sick days, vacation days, or short-term leave.  Please use the…

Singing in a pandemic

By Helen Osman | July 19, 2020

There is legitimate concern on the part of many of the faithful throughout the diocese regarding singing in church during Mass, especially given the recent rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in several counties.  Understanding that there are differences from county to county in terms of health needs, and differences in resources and church…

Protocol for response to positive test of COVID-19

By Helen Osman | July 15, 2020

13 July 2020

By Helen Osman | July 13, 2020

Workshops for catechetical leadership, new job openings, youth opportunities, notices on texting and email scams and more in today’s Monday Morning Memo!

Seminarians 2020-2021

By Ashley Wiskirchen | July 10, 2020

Please find the Seminarian Directory for the Diocese of Jefferson City below. Inquiries about seminarians can be sent to: followme@diojeffcity.org. Theology IVRev. Mr. Derek HooperHome Parish: Cathedral of St. Joseph (Jefferson City)Assigned parish: St. George, Hermann; Church of the Risen Savior, RhinelandSeminary: Mundelein Seminary (MS)Birthdate: January 23 Theology IMr. Christopher HoffmannHome Parish: St. Vincent de…

Importing the 2020-2021 Diocesan Events List to your Parish Website

By Ashley Wiskirchen | July 6, 2020

Shout out to you Parish Website Admins who bring me the best questions, dust off features we hadn’t been using, and find great short-cuts to get things done. This process came from Sacred Heart, Eldon’s parish website administrator, who found a way to import a CSV (excel file) as calendar items and requested a “Master…