Communications Office

Online contributions available to all parishes

March 26, 2020

The Diocese of Jefferson City is providing a temporary solution to online giving for parishes needing immediate access to online giving tools.

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Mensaje sobre acciones de la Diócesis frente a COVID-19

March 26, 2020

El objetivo de este video es informar a la comunidad Hispana de la Diócesis de Jefferson City sobre las acciones que ha estado tomando la Diócesis frente a la situación actual del COVIT-19. El video también informa sobre las diferentes oportunidades que tenemos como católicos de contribuir al bienestar de aquellos que más lo necesitan y de nuestras comunidades parroquiales.

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SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital opens drive-thru testing site

March 23, 2020

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (March 21, 2020) – SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital – Jefferson City will open its drive-thru COVID-19 testing site, Monday, March 23, at the Health Plaza East entrance, 2505 Mission Drive. The site will be open from noon to 4 pm initially and hours may vary depending on volume.

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Enhancing parish communication in a time of “social distancing”

March 20, 2020
Enhancing parish communication in a time of “social distancing”

The diocesan Communications Office has a few suggestions on how you can communicate in this time when some “ordinary” channels of communication
have been shut down.

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Online giving options for parishes

March 20, 2020

We know that parishes are bringing vital services online as quickly as possible to ensure that the day-to-day tasks they perform for the community continue. Our Communications Office is working to build the capacity of parish services online, including online giving.

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Five ways your parish can increase digital access to Mass amid COVID-19

March 17, 2020

Practical tips for parishes to provide live-streamed Masses to parishioners, point to shared resources online and offline, and notes on how to best communicate with parishioners amid extensive social distancing.

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Online Masses and Liturgical Resources

March 14, 2020

UPDATE: These protocols have been replaced by a new decree of Bishop McKnight’s.

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Adding “Distributed Content” from the diocese to your parish website.

February 19, 2020

The Annual Lenten Regulations and Admonitions, provided by Fr. Daniel Merz, Chair of the Liturgical Commission, were distributed this week in the Monday Morning Memo, but parishes using the WordPress websites developed for us in our collaboration with Blackbaud have a unique way to get this information visitors to their parishioners and community members online.…

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Quick Reference for Parish Website Admins: Automated Post Updates + Sample Workflow

December 10, 2019

As our parishes continue migrating content onto their new parish website (and a few new parishes sign up for the second “wave” of website adoption) I have the unique vantage point of seeing how parishes ranging in size, community make-up, and ministries are communicating with their people. While every parish is unrepeatably unique, it’s so…

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Quick Reference for Parish Website Administrators: Key Takeaways from Onboarding

November 7, 2019
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As common and frequently asked questions arise, I’ll be addressing them in posts on this website, conveniently collected at this link: Quick References for Parish Website Admins. As always, if you have additional questions, please do call or email me; “Better Together” doesn’t just mean being on the same page, but sharing struggles and triumphs…

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