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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…

Statement regarding Father Ignazio Medina

July 10, 2022

After receiving information involving possible mismanagement of funds at St. Stanislaus Parish in Wardsville, the Diocese of Jefferson City conducted an investigation and, as a result of this investigation, has…

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:…

Bishop McKnight encouraged by overturn of Roe v Wade

June 24, 2022

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court decision in Dobbs v Jackson: I welcome the decision by the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v Wade,…