Media Mentions

And Diocesan Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

From the Diocese of Jefferson City

23 May 2022

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Official decrees The need to implement a consistent rule on inactive…

16 May 2022

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Official appointments The following appointments were made May 11, to provide…

Official appointments

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: Retirements REVEREND…

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…

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…

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…

The Art of Accompaniment: Becoming a Mental Health Ally

May 18, 2022

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. It’s observed every year and remains a time where those who suffer from mental illness can be reminded of the support available to them and feel a little less alone in their struggles.

Disaster Distress Helpline: a free resource for U.S. Citizens from SAMHSA

April 25, 2022

SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7, 365-day-a-year crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.

KOMU8 Features CCCNMO work with Ukrainian Refugees

April 25, 2022

Xinyi Luo, KOMU 8 Reporter | Apr 22, 2022 | Watch the story on KOMU8 COLUMBIA – ​The Biden administration announced plans Thursday to expedite the arrival of Ukrainian refugees, creating a…

Mercy Moments: Episode Eight

April 22, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. “We are an Easter people and alleluia is our song.” -St. Augustine Throughout the year…

Mercy Moments: Episode Seven

April 14, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. “My family is starving while hiding from the Taliban.  You’re telling me there’s no way…

Harnessing the Power of Stress

April 12, 2022

Stress is unavoidable. The demands of our work and personal lives pull us in all different directions. At some point, just maintaining a to-do list becomes a to-do of its own. When left unchecked, stress can eventually lead to the all-too-familiar feelings of overwhelm, burnout, and defeat.

Mercy Moments: Episode Six

April 7, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. “They pressed into service a passer-by, Simon of Cyrene, who was coming in from the…

Mercy Moments: Episode Five

March 31, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it. While visiting with my 3-year-old niece last summer, I quickly began quoting what seemed to…