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Official Appointments

February 5, 2024

Chancellor Benjamin Roodhouse, JD, JCL, has announced that the Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, STD, Bishop of Jefferson City, has recently made the following appointments to provide the most effective…

“Unity has never meant uniformity”

January 15, 2024

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, has released the following statement as our nation marks Martin Luther King Jr. Day. I invite everyone to spend time…

Official Decree of Appointments

January 8, 2024

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: DEACONS Given at the…

Statement: Father Medina found guilty of sexual solicitation during Sacrament of Reconciliation

January 1, 2024

The Diocese of Jefferson City is providing the following information, which impacts the faithful, in a spirit of transparency and accountability. Anyone who has experienced or witnessed abuse in a…