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From the Diocese of Jefferson City

17 May 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the gold buttons. Click on to open our folder with all graphics for use in parish print or digital resources. Bishop’s messages Please note the pastoral appointments for the upcoming year are public and can be found on our website. Please…

Official appointments

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, makes the following appointments: RETIREMENTS REVEREND JOHN W. GRONER, acceptance of resignation from Pastor of St. Jude Parish, Richland and St. Robert Bellarmine Parish, St. Robert, to retirement at his personal residence, effective June 30, 2021. REVEREND JOSEPH HOI, acceptance of resignation from Pastor of…

10 May 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the gold buttons. Click on to open our folder with all graphics for use in parish print or digital resources. Bishop’s messages On Friday I issued a decree lifting the general dispensation from the obligation to attend Mass on days of…

The Solemnity of All Saints

November 1 | The Solemnity of All Saints Day (All Saints Day) is a Holy Day of Obligation. Check Mass times at your local parish.

Communication and Education Collection

To evangelize through TV, radio, internet and other media to spread the Gospel, and to fund academic scholarships and continuing education of priests of the diocese at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC.

Diocesan Mission Collection

To support diocesan mission projects and efforts in Peru, India, and Africa. In lieu of additional second collections, funds collected in this appeal also supports national mission projects and efforts in Latin America, Africa, Central & Eastern Europe, Catholic Near East Welfare Association and Society of the Propagation of the Faith.

Catholic Charities in diocese is better prepared for disaster relief

Catholic Charities in diocese is better prepared for disaster relief

This article originally appeared on The Catholic Missourian’s website and can be read in its entirety there. READ THE FULL ARTICLE Alissa Marlow has gotten a crash course in disaster relief over the last several months. The director of community services for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNM) recently returned from a weeklong…

The League Presents - Refugee and Immigration Services

The League Presents – Refugee and Immigration Services

Randy Picht, host and Executive Director at Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute at MU, welcomes Dan Lester, Executive Director at Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri, to discuss refugee and immigration services and processes. www.lwvcbc.org This video was produced by Columbia Access Television and published on YouTube.

Bishop blesses Catholic Charities’ ‘Chariot of Charity’

Bishop blesses Catholic Charities’ ‘Chariot of Charity’

This article originally appeared on the Catholic Missourian’s website and can be read in its entirety there. READ THE FULL ARTICLE ONLINE Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri (CCCNM) is going places, having placed its new Mobile Resource Bus (MRB) into service. Dubbing it the “Chariot of Charity,” Bishop W. Shawn McKnight blessed the…

Bishop blesses Catholic Charities' bus in Jefferson City

Bishop blesses Catholic Charities’ bus in Jefferson City

This article originally appeared on the Jefferson City News Tribune’s website and can be read in its entirety there READ THE FULL ARTICLE JEFFERSON CITY -The new bus for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri is ready to serve. Bishop Shawn McKnight of Jefferson City Diocese blessed the new bus Wednesday with a prayer and…

Jefferson City bishop blesses 'chariot of charity'

Jefferson City bishop blesses ‘chariot of charity’

The Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City’s newest tool is a providential chariot of charity, Bishop W. Shawn McKnight said Wednesday. The Catholic Diocese of Jefferson City’s newest tool is a providential chariot of charity, Bishop W. Shawn McKnight said Wednesday. McKnight spoke to about 40 people as he christened a new mobile resource bus outside…

Linda McAnany Show – Catholic Charities with Dan Lester

Linda McAnany Show – Catholic Charities with Dan Lester, May 15 2018. The Linda McAnany Show is recorded by JCTV on the beautiful campus of Lincoln University of Missouri in Jefferson City Misssouri.

Voices, music celebrate mid-Missouri’s refugee community

This story originally appeared on the Columbia Missourian’s website and can be read in its entirety there. READ THE FULL ARTICLE COLUMBIA — The spotlight on Sifa Bihomora lit the stage, illuminating a sign behind the singer that read, “The time is always right to do what is right.” Bihomora, 19, performed a blend of…

Mid-Missourians celebrate refugees with music and art

This story originally appeared on KOMU’s website, and can be read in its entirety there. READ THE FULL ARTICLE COLUMBIA – Mid-Missourians celebrated World Refugee Day on Tuesday with live music, poetry and storytelling. Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri hosted the Refugee Community Showcase at Café Berlin. Organizer Alex Ringling said the goal of…