Media Mentions

And Diocesan Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

From the Diocese of Jefferson City

29 November 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the graphic Bishop’s messages Graphics for use during Advent, whether in conjunction with the Prepare Ye! program or otherwise, are available through the link above (click on the dark blue ‘download graphic’ button. New Order of Christian Initiation of Adults Earlier…

22 November 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 Holy days and holiday schedule The Chancery offices will be closed for the following holy days and holidays through…

15 November 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 Mandatory training for new payroll system With the transition to new payroll software, Paylocity Payroll, all pastors, principals and…

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.

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.

Priest Ministry Day

Diocesan Priests’ Retreat, option 1 in Ars, France.  Option 2 is Conception Abbey in Conception, MO from April 25-29, 2022.  Priests may contact Msgr. Robert Kurwicki for questions or information. This event is by invitation only. Please pray for our priests and for a successful gathering.

Jefferson City bishop blesses 'chariot of charity'

Jefferson City bishop blesses ‘chariot of charity’

June 6, 2018

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

May 5, 2018

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

June 20, 2017

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

June 20, 2017

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…

Son left in Ethiopia reunites with Somali family after travel ban blocked

April 26, 2017

This story originally appeared on the Columbia Missourian’s website and can be read in its entirety there. READ THE FULL ARTICLE COLUMBIA — Kaho Barre sat in silence on her couch in her home of two months. As her kids put shoes on and her husband looked for his keys, she anticipated seeing her 16-year-old…

Refugees Welcome in mid-Missouri

February 8, 2017

This article originally appeared on KOMU’s website, and can be found in its entirety on their website. KOMU, https://www.komu.com/videos/refugees-welcome-in-mid-missouri JEFFERSON CITY – Despite President Donald Trump’s plan to implement a temporary ban on certain travel and immigration, Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri continues to welcome refugees.  Executive Director Dan Lester said the Charity will welcome a…

Linda McAnany Show with Michael Van Gundy

April 8, 2015

Guests Michael Van Gundy Executive Director, and Jake Seifert, Administration/Development Director for Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri.