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19 February 2024

Celebrating the Rite of Election On February 18, the Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, celebrated the Rite of Election alongside those in our our diocese who…

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12 February 2024

Participate in our upcoming special listening session Volunteer facilitators needed All are invited to participate in a special session for the Synod on Synodality and Shaping Our Future Together (our…

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5 February 2024

We Want To Hear From You All are invited to participate in a special session for the Synod on Synodality and Shaping Our Future Together (our diocesan planning process).  This 45-minute special session will…

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Diocesan Events

Seminarian Formation and Priest Retirement Collection (Assessed)

To form and educate diocesan seminarians (candidates for priesthood) and clergy and to provide for the retirement needs of retired diocesan priests who offered their lives in priestly ministry and…

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Reserved – Diocesan Priestly Ordination Date

The first Saturday of each June, beginning June 5, 2021, is reserved for priestly ordination celebrations in the Jefferson City Diocese at the Cathedral of St. Joseph, 10:00 am.

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Parish News

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2.6.22 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | February 10, 2022

This week is Catholic Schools Week in our Diocese and throughout our country.The importance of Catholic education cannot be overstated. Since the nation was mostly Protestant in the 19th century,…

1.9.22 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | January 10, 2022

In today’s Gospel, the Solemnity of the Baptism of the Lord, the end of the Christmas Season for the Church, Jesus allowed Himself to be baptized by John and the…

10.03.21 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | October 4, 2021

Marriage is God’s plan to show His Love in the world, to have the union of a man and awoman as a sign of His love for His creation.Jesus, who…

October Lunch Menu

By jbackes | September 27, 2021

09.26.21 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | September 27, 2021

When I lived in Flagstaff Arizona a few years ago, I made some friends in Phoenix, about two and a half hours away by car. One friend, Michael, invited me…

09.19.21 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | September 20, 2021

In this week’s Gospel, we see the disciples of Jesus arguing among themselves about who is the greatest in the Kingdom of God. We realize that they are still thinking…

09.12.21 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | September 13, 2021

The same question is asked of each one of us that Jesus asked of Peter – “WHO DO YOUSAY THAT I AM? “We must answer the question not just once…

09.05.21 Message from Fr. Tony

By jbackes | September 7, 2021

A man has been deaf, maybe his entire life. But then something happens. He meetsJesus. He can’t quite believe it. Years of silence have been broken. For the first time…