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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.

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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.

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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.

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Priest Ministry Day (Conception, MO)

Diocesan Priests’ Retreat, option 2.  Option 1 is in Ars, France from April 18-28, 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.

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Parish News

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St. George Fall Festival

By ssprenger | September 28, 2021

The annual St. George Fall Festival will be held on October 3, 2021 serving whole hog sausage and turkey with dressing. Meals will be served from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. drive through or carry out only. Dessert auction at 4 p.m. Come join us for a day of fun! Fall Festival Work List

Summer Catechetical Program for Children and Youth – July 18 – 23, 2021

By ssprenger | June 22, 2021

Join us for a fun and faith-filled week! Learn about the virtues, beatitudes, and the joyful mysteries of the rosary while growing in your relationship with the Lord. Grades 1 – 6 will be welcomed July 19 – 23 from 9 am to 3 pm daily. There is a lunch fee of $10 per child.…

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Divine Mercy Sunday with Donna Cori

By ssprenger | March 16, 2021

Join us at St. George Parish to celebrate the Feast of Divine Mercy on Sunday, April 11 2021 at 5 PM in the church with Catholic recording artist, Donna Cori. This is a free presentation and open to the public. Donna Cori will provide music, Rosary Chaplet of Divine Mercy, and Reflection on the 5…

Tim Francis Presents “Signs From God”

By ssprenger | March 9, 2021

St. George will be hosting a virtual presentation of “Signs From God – Miracles and Their Meaning” presented by Tim Francis. The Zoom presentation can be watched from your home or with friends at the St. George School on March 10 or March 11 at 6:30 PM. The presentations are free and open to the…

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2021 Spring Fling

By ssprenger | February 22, 2021

The 2021 St. George Spring Fling will be virtual this year! The event will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021 and will be live streamed via the St. George Parish Facebook page starting at 7:30 PM. Each $100 ticket will give you the chance of winning one of the 20 money prizes. A total…

Consecration to St. Joseph

By ssprenger | January 8, 2021

What does it mean for a person to be consecrated to St. Joseph? Well, it basically means that you acknowledge that he is your spiritual father, and you want to be like him. To show it, you entrust yourself entirely into his paternal care so that he can help you acquire his virtues and become…

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God’s Miracles in Our Lives

By ssprenger | October 18, 2020

Bob Gannon is a Vietnam veteran who struggled with PTSD, nightmares, and flashbacks for over 30 years until God performed a great miracle in his life through a Novena to St. Therese. Mr. Gannon is coming to St. George Parish to give two inspiring presentations on November 9 at 6:30 PM. The first presentation will…

St. George Online Giving is changing

By ssprenger | October 8, 2020

St. George will be transitioning from our current ParishSoft online giving platform to Blackbaud. All those that use ParishSoft to complete online credit card payments to the church or school will be affected. This new platform will provide a higher level of security, reduce transaction fees, and unify the programs used within the diocese. ParishSoft…

DIOCESAN News

18 October 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 Advent Small Group Program Join Catholics throughout the 38 counties of the Diocese of Jefferson City in small group…

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4 October 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 Missouri Catholic Conference Annual Assembly The Missouri Catholic Conference offers its Annual Assembly this year in a virtual format.…

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27 September 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 Next month our Church focuses on how we can respect human life. A robust toolkit for parishes is available…

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20 September 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 Diocesan phase for Synod 2021 – 2023 begins We join the universal church in entering the preparations for the…

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13 September 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 Civilize it! Our political discourse has become increasingly rancorous and bitter. The U.S. bishops began a campaign leading into…

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6 September 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 For more than 40 years, the Diocese of Jefferson City and Catholic Charities have been welcoming refugees to their…

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30 August 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 For more than 40 years, the Diocese of Jefferson City and Catholic Charities have been welcoming refugees to their…

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23 August 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 Marriage preparation resources coming soon Pastors, deacons, PLCs and marriage preparation facilitators will receive an email this week with…

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Official appointments

The Most Reverend W. Shawn McKnight, Bishop of Jefferson City, makes the following appointments: REVEREND DYLAN SCHRADER, PhD to Latinist and Censor Librorum, with continuing ministry as pastor of St. Brendan Parish, Mexico, and moderator of religious education, effective 1 Sept. 2021. BENJAMIN ROODHOUSE, JD, JCL to advocate in the Marriage Tribunal and director of…

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The moral responsibility to be vaccinated

By Bishop W. Shawn McKnight Our world has faced a health crisis for more than a year now, unprecedented in modern times. More than 4.3 million people have died from the coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, and we have seen a resurgence in cases in our diocese this summer. We are all feeling fatigue and anxiety, especially…

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9 August 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 Encouraging vaccines On July 30, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its COVID-19 recommendations for fully…

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2 August 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 Encouraging vaccines Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its COVID-19 recommendations for fully vaccinated…

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