27 December 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Holy days and holiday schedule The Matrimonial Tribunal will be closed for staff vacation on Tuesday, Dec. 28. The Chancery offices will be closed Dec. 24, 27 and 31, and Jan. 3, 2022. Staff changes Effective…

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20 December 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Holy days and holiday schedule The Matrimonial Tribunal will be closed for staff vacation on Monday, Dec. 20; Tuesday, Dec. 21 and Tuesday, Dec. 28. The Chancery offices will be closed for the following holy days…

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Ongoing pastoral planning reveals strengths, challenges

By Bishop W. Shawn McKnight With a year under our belt of the diocesan pastoral plan, and even more time for some parishes to be using a parish pastoral plan, the reviews indicate we’re making progress, even with challenges such as a global pandemic. The numbers are, quite frankly, phenomenal: 97 of the 106 parishes…

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13 December 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Graphics for use during Advent, whether in conjunction with the Prepare Ye! program or otherwise, are available through the link above (click on the dark blue ‘download graphic’ button. Parish secretaries meeting Parish secretaries are encouraged…

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Diocesan IT Coordinator

The IT Coordinator for the Diocese of Jefferson City is responsible for coordinating, planning, and leading computer-related activities within the diocese. This position provides direct support to the chancery office and is a supportive consultant to parishes. The focus of this position will require the coordinator to have hands-on experience with complex data management systems…

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6 December 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Graphics for use during Advent, whether in conjunction with the Prepare Ye! program or otherwise, are available through the link above (click on the dark blue ‘download graphic’ button. Parish secretaries meeting The next Parish Secretaries’…

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Intención mensual del Obispo para enero

Al comenzar un nuevo año, que las oportunidades que la gracia nos da de reconocer claramente la dignidad de la vida, la educación y el ecumenismo nos permitan apoyar mejor a nuestros hermanos y hermanas que necesitan el calor del amor de Cristo y nuestra compasión durante esta temporada de invierno.

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Slips, trips and falls: Ice and snow removal procedures

Numerous injuries occur on parish properties during the winter months as a result of slips and falls on icy or snowy surfaces. While some injuries may be minor in nature, there are also those that result in serious injuries to the head, arms, legs or back. Many of these injuries may have been prevented if…

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