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Fr. Schrader to offer sung Mass in Latin June 28 in Westphalia

June 18, 2019

To celebrate the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Father Dylan Schrader will offer Mass in the Extraordinary Form at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 28, in St. Joseph Church in Westphalia. The Mass will be sung in Latin, using the ritual form of 1962. Bishop W. Shawn McKnight plans to attend and lead…

Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri

Parishes receive grants to assist local needy families

June 17, 2019

JEFFERSON CITY – Parishes assisting families displaced by a fire, the homeless, the hungry, babies and children will receive a total of $25,000 from Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNM) this year. The Charity and Mercy Grant Award program is designed to expand the capacity of a parish or related entity, explained CCNM’s…

Solemnity of Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ June 23

June 17, 2019

Sunday, June 23, is the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, also known as “Corpus Christi.” Several parishes throughout the Jefferson City diocese have planned outdoor processions of the Most Blessed Sacrament to mark the feast day and give public witness to their worship of Christ in His Most Blessed Sacrament.…

Columbia writer, composer is ACP Song of the Year finalist

June 14, 2019

To gaze on the face of God is to become like Him. It is to see as He sees, know as He knows, love as He loves, and do what He does. It is to be remade in the fullness of His likeness. Kate Basi gives voice to people’s longing for that experience with her…