Bishop McKnight joins CMD board of directors

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight has joined the Center for Ministry Development’s (CMD) board of directors to serve as bishop liaison.
CMD ( is a nonprofit, Catholic organization that promotes the development of ministry and catechesis of young people and families through leadership formation, service learning, and resources rooted in Sacred Scripture and Catholic tradition.
The Center’s programs and services are designed to help leaders in the Church understand and implement the teachings and pastoral plans of the Catholic Church in practical, faithful, innovative ways.

The CMD relies on its board to embrace the opportunities for supporting ministry development for youth and families in parishes and schools throughout the United States.
“Our board and staff are currently engaged in a process of planning future initiatives for innovative and responsive ministry support,” a CMD spokesperson stated. “Bishop McKnight’s participation will be very helpful in these efforts.”

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