Event Information

ORDINATION AND INSTALLATION EVENT CALENDAR

(NEWS MEDIA INFORMATION CLICK HERE)

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6

  •  Ordination and Installation Mass for W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City:        2 p.m. at Cathedral of St. Joseph  (Jefferson City)  

There will be a pre-Ordination TV program featuring Fr. Mike Nolan, a priest of the Diocese of Wichita. He will be providing commentary for the EWTN broadcast of the ordination and installation. For viewing and listening information for TV/Internet and radio, look here.

The procession into the Cathedral will begin between 1:30 and 1:45 p.m.

  • Reception: Following Mass at Cathedral Undercroft (Jefferson City)

The new Bishop will go to the Cathedral undercroft to greet the people at a reception.

  • News Conference: At 5 p.m. at the Schwartze Memorial Catholic Center, 2207 W. Main St. (south of the Cathedral parking area), Bishop McKnight will make a brief statement and then be available for questions from the news media.
  • Banquet: 6 p.m. at Helias Field House and Gym (Jefferson City)