Media Mentions

And Diocesan Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

From the Diocese of Jefferson City

27 June 2022

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Diocesan report on Synod listening sessions finalized Thank you to all…

Bishop McKnight encouraged by overturn of Roe v Wade

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court decision in Dobbs v Jackson: I welcome the decision by the Supreme Court to overturn Roe v Wade,…

20 June 2022

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue or the download graphic Bishop’s messages Official appointment Msgr. Marion Makarewicz as dean of the North Deanery,…

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…

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…

Columbia Missourian: Local organizations prepare for Ukrainian refugees without certainty of arrival

March 28, 2022

BY MARTA MIEZE | Mar 28, 2022 Since Russia invaded Ukraine a month ago, 3.8 million refugees have fled their home country in search of safer places to stay. According…

The News Tribune features Catholic Charities Food Pantry Grand Opening

March 26, 2022

By Joe Gamm | March 26, 2022 at 4:00 a.m. Attendance for the grand opening of the Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri food pantry blew expectations out of the water.…

Mercy Moments Episode 4

Mercy Moments: Episode Four

March 23, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it.  When you’re raised Catholic in Steubenville, Ohio, you quickly learn that when a priest, deacon,…

Mercy Moments: Episode 3

March 14, 2022

Mercy Moments: Our lives are dripping with mercy.  Indeed, our world is drenched in it.  Pilgrimage: a sacred journey.  Before my first immersion retreat to the U.S./Mexico border, I had…

Career Opportunity: COVID-19 Response AmeriCorps Member

March 14, 2022

Background AmeriCorps is the federal agency connecting individuals and organizations through service and volunteering to tackle the nation’s most pressing challenges. Catholic Charities of Central and Northern Missouri is seeking…