Parish Services


Director of Parish Services
Denise Barnes
573-635-9127, ext. 246

Administrative Assistant
Jessica Hoogveld
573-635-9127, ext. 251

Alphonse J. Schwartze
Memorial Catholic Center
2207 West Main St
Jefferson City, MO 65109-0914

What We Do

The Office of Parish  Services provides a variety of leadership services to parishes and parish organizations. Assistance is available in the following areas:

  • Provide leadership training and mentoring for pastoral councils.
  • Assist parishes in implementing pastoral plans.
  • Provide assistance and training for diocesan contracted software and IT systems.

To request assistance, please contact the office, or complete the request form linked below.


2023 Scholarship Applications

Applications for the William H. (Bill) Simon Scholarship and John L. Warack will be accepted from midnight on Monday, January 9th through noon on Friday March 31st of 2023. Please click on the scholarship link below to access the application and all other scholarship information.