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20 July 2020

Today’s Monday Morning Memo includes updated protocols for COVID-19 safety, updates for the Diocesan Directory, and a reminder: parish pastoral plans are due July 31!

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13 July 2020

Workshops for catechetical leadership, new job openings, youth opportunities, notices on texting and email scams and more in today’s Monday Morning Memo!

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22 June 2020

Job openings, Bishop’s prayer intention for July and his homily on racism are in today’s Monday Morning Memo.

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DIOCESAN EVENTS

The Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary

August 15, 2020 | While normally a holy day of obligation, the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary is not a holy day of obligation this year. The Saturday evening anticipated Masses for Sunday and Sunday itself are celebrated as the Twentieth Sunday of Ordinary Time with the Sunday readings and prayers. Check Mass times…

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The Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord

December 25, 2020 | The Solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord is a Holy Day of Obligation. Check Mass times at your local parish.

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The Solemnity of All Saints

November 1, 2020 | The Solemnity of All Saints Day (All Saints Day) is a Holy Day of Obligation. Check Mass times at your local parish.

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Amendment 2 (Medicaid Expansion)

By Marie Wiskirchen | August 7, 2020

Statement of the Missouri Catholic Conference The vote to expand the Medicaid program will provide greater access to health insurance coverage for the working poor.  We are hopeful that the expansion of this important program will improve health outcomes for those with unmet healthcare needs as well as help Missouri’s hospitals keep their doors open,…

Job Opening

By Marie Wiskirchen | July 30, 2020

Volunteer Coordinator Duties and responsibilities: Develops and coordinates the annual Time and Talent stewardship sign up, as well as events associated with this annual discernment, such as a Ministries Fair.  Tracking of parishioners’ tithing will not be included in the coordinator’s duties. Maintains lists of current volunteers for all parish ministries Assists parish leadership in…

Amendment 2, Medicaid Expansion

By Marie Wiskirchen | July 28, 2020

Missouri bishops are supporting Amendment 2, the Medicaid expansion ballot initiative. The Missouri Right to Life PAC is circulating a document laying out their 9 points of opposition to the initiative.  Here is a link to the Missour Catholic Conference’s response to the 9 points of concern. https://mocatholic.org/sites/missouricc/files/mcc_response_to_9-point_concerns_regarding_medicaid.pdf

Free Downloadable Worship Aid For Parishioners

By Marie Wiskirchen | June 18, 2020

Click here to sign up to receive downloadable weekend readings, antiphons, and a reflection on the Gospel.

Official Decree, 6-15-20

By Marie Wiskirchen | June 15, 2020

DECREE On Pastoral Activities in the Diocese of Jefferson CityFollowing the Governor’s Declaration Lifting Statewide Restrictions for the COVID-19 Pandemic Whereas Governor Mike Parson has lifted the statewide health order beginning 16 June 2020, leaving the determination of public health requirements to local governments; andWhereas the Department of Health and Senior Services of the State…

Vocations Committee Minutes 6/2/20

By Marie Wiskirchen | June 8, 2020

Tuesday, June 2 , 2020 I. Opening Prayer Louie Delk led the opening prayer. II. Roll Call In attendance:  Louie Delk, Ginny Bockwinkel, Carol Hartman, Dena Brand, and John Poepsel. III. Approval of Minutes The previous meeting minutes were approved. IV.   Report on Ongoing Activities A. Weddings: There was one wedding since February B. Baptisms:…

Missalettes Available

By Marie Wiskirchen | June 2, 2020

You are welcome to pick up a current version of the missalette at the Parish Office (on the front porch) during normal business hours. There is no charge to our parishioners because these books are paid for through your donations to the general collection. We kindly ask that you keep the missalettes in your possession;…

Celebrating Confirmation

By Marie Wiskirchen | May 22, 2020

The Sacrament of Confirmation will be celebrated at all the weekend Masses on May 30-31.  Please keep in mind that the church has limited seating due to social distancing guidelines.  The 10:00 a.m. Mass will be live-streamed for those viewing Mass at home.  Congratulations to our Confirmation class and their families.