25 December 2023

Christmas Blessings Merry Christmas! In a new video, the Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, shares a Christmas blessing with the faithful of our diocese. “As we…

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Christmas Blessings

As we gather this year to celebrate the birth of our savior, I am filled with gratitude for the love and faith that unite our community. Christmas is a time of joy. The source of our joy is our realization of God’s depth of love and mercy for us — a love so profound that he became one of us as a humble, meek, and poor little babe. Let us never forget this true meaning of Christmas: God who is love itself!

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Understanding Fiducia Supplicans

On December 18, the Holy See’s Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith published a declaration called Fiducia Supplicans. Three days after the document came out, Bishop Shawn McKnight took…

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18 December 2023

In this week’s Monday Morning Memo, listen to the latest Podcast from the Diocese of Jefferson City. Plus, if you are attending the upcoming SEEK conference in St. Louis, please plan to join us for dinner — details inside!

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Decree of appointments

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, hereby makes the following appointments to provide the most effective pastoral care of the Diocese of Jefferson City: PRIESTS Given…

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11 December, 2023

Read the latest decree of appointments in this week’s Monday Morning Memo.

Plus, download new resources to help raise awareness about the Christmas Special Collection and learn about upcoming events in our diocese.

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Official Appointments

I am pleased to announce that the Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, has recently made the following appointments to provide the most effective pastoral care of…

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4 December, 2023

Advent has begun — we are beginning our preparations for the birth of our savior! This week’s Monday Morning Memo includes important resources for parishes as we turn our eyes toward Christmas.

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