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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…

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…

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.…

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…