Appointments

Capital campaigns and fundraisers in the stewardship way of life

May 18, 2022

The Diocese of Jefferson City, in accordance with the diocesan Pastoral Plan, is implementing a pastoral effort to deepen the spirituality of stewardship in our diocese. The Stewardship Way of…

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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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Implementing the “motu proprio Traditionis custodes”

April 6, 2022

Whereas, the Supreme Pontiff Francis has issued on July 16, 2021 an Apostolic Letter motu proprio On the Use of the Roman Liturgy Prior to the Reform of 1970, Traditionis…

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Decree updating diocesan religious compensation policy

April 1, 2022

“As a consecration of the whole person, religious life manifests in the Church a wonderful marriage brought about by God, a sign of the future age. Thus the religious brings…

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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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Decree Updating Diocesan Active Priest Vacation Policy and Priest Compensation Policy

February 25, 2022

“Since clerics dedicate themselves to ecclesiastical ministry, they deserve remuneration, which is consistent with their condition, taking into account the nature of their function and the conditions of places and times, and…

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Decree Updating the Diocesan Safe Environment Policy

February 23, 2022

As part of my ongoing responsibility to fulfill the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, and in response to our ever-changing world, I recognize that from time…

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Decree Updating Diocesan School Policy Manual

January 26, 2022

To the Presidents and Principals of our Catholic Schools, As a part of my ongoing efforts to provide the best possible Catholic education for our students, and in response to…

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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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