Appointments

Pope Francis appoints Helen Osman to serve as a consultant to the Vatican’s Dicastery for Communication

September 29, 2022

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, is pleased to announce to our diocese that Helen Osman has been appointed by Pope Francis to a five-year term…

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Official appointments

August 18, 2022

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 REVEREND…

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Official appointment

July 1, 2022

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:…

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Official appointments

May 16, 2022

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: Retirements REVEREND…

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Official appointments

March 26, 2022

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, announces the following appointments: REVEREND ERNEST DIKE, from modified temporary parochial administrator of Immaculate Conception Parish in Montgomery City, St.…

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Official appointments

January 25, 2022

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, announces the following appointments: REVEREND ERNEST DIKE, as the modified temporary Parochial Administrator of Immaculate Conception Parish in Montgomery City,…

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Official appointments

November 7, 2021

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, makes the following appointments: REVEREND ERNEST DIKE, in residence at Our Lady of Lourdes Parish, Columbia, and to assist with…

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Official appointments

September 15, 2021

REVEREND MONSIGNOR ROBERT A. KURWICKI, Vicar General and Pastor of St. Michael Parish, Russellville, to medical leave, effective 15 September 2021. DEACON ALVIN J. BRAND to parochial ministry at St.…

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Diocesan Commission 2023 Synod of Bishops on Synodality

September 15, 2021

Diocesan Commission for the Diocesan Phase of the 2023 Synod of Bishops on SynodalityI hereby establish for the Diocese of Jefferson City the Commission for the Diocesan Phase of the…

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Official appointments

August 19, 2021

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, makes the following appointments: REVEREND DYLAN SCHRADER, PhD to Latinist and Censor Librorum, with continuing ministry as pastor of St.…

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