Official appointment

Very Reverend Daniel J. Merz, SLD, vicar for the permanent diaconate , hereby makes the following appointment to provide the most effective pastoral care of the Diocese of Jefferson City:

Deacon John Watkins, formerly serving Holy Family Parish in Hannibal and St. Joseph Parish in Palmyra, to Holy Rosary Parish in Monroe City and St. Stephen Parish in Indian Creek, effective 1 July 2022.