PARISH NEWS

Diocesan Announcements

12 April 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue. Bishop’s messages Pastors and PLCs to complete and return Safe Environment Compliance Confirmation All pastors and parish life coordinators are asked to download this letter, complete it and return to Connie Schepers no later than May 1. Thank you for your prompt…

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5 April 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue. Bishop’s messages New deaneries, coat of arms effective July 1 On March 9 I issued a decree establishing new deaneries for our diocese, which will be effective July 1. We will be publishing a map of the new deaneries in the April…

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29 March 2021

Links to more information are available by clicking on words highlighted in blue. Bishop’s messages In observance of the Easter Triduum, the Chancery offices will be closed Good Friday and Easter Monday. The Diocese of Jefferson City has a group agreement with ONE LICENSE, which gives our parishes a 20% discount on ONE LICENSE’s rates.…

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Diocesan Events

Ascension of the Lord

By Denise Barnes |

Holy Day of Obligation observed.

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The Solemnity of All Saints

By Denise Barnes |

November 1 | 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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Communication and Education Collection

By Denise Barnes |

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.

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Parish News

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TAX TIME

By Christi |

The stewardship way of life means following the Biblical standard of tithing to God, off the top, not from our leftovers, 10%.  As many households are completing their tax returns for 2020, it’s a good time to actually look at the numbers.  In general, Americans give 2-3% of their income to charity, but that doesn’t…

DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY

By Christi |

Our Lord appeared to St Faustina to promote a devotion to the mercy of God.  The image shows red and white rays of light pouring from His heart which reminds us of the blood and water that poured from His side when He was pierced on the cross.  The light represents His love and mercy…

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEW BOOKKEEPER!

By Christi |

As you know we have been advertising for a replacement for Christi Garcia as she leaves us at the end of this month.  It is my pleasure to announce that Rene Magelky will be taking on the bookkeeping duties to become our Parish Secretary/Bookkeeper.  Rene has worked for many years here at St Anthony’s and…

DIVINE MERCY NOVENA

By Christi |

One year ago, we placed the Divine Mercy Image of Jesus in the church with the intent of promoting the Divine Mercy novena which leads to the Feast of Divine Mercy.  Then the pandemic shut us down. This year we will get to put out the pamphlets that help explain how to pray the Chaplet…

ST ANTHONY PREACHING TO THE FISH

By Christi |

In the gathering space is a canvass print by Paolo Veronese of St Anthony Preaching to the Fish.  He had gone to the Italian town of Rimini in order to preach to fallen away Catholics, but they would not listen to him.  So he turned to the sea and began preaching to the fish who…

St Joseph Feast Day

By Christi |

March 19th is the Solemnity of St Joseph, Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary.  In the gathering space are prayer cards for St Joseph.  I encourage you to take a prayer card to help you to remember this patron of the universal church on his feast day.  There are, of course, many other prayers to…

CRS RICE BOWLS

By Christi |

Available in the gathering space, are rice bowl cartons that provide an opportunity to be mindful of the poor in mission lands who survive on very little money.  Our spare change in this country can cover the cost of considerably more in some of the third world.  As we sacrifice and fast during Lent, we…

Business & Communications Position Available

By Christi |

In a couple of months, we will be saying goodbye to Christi Garcia, our business & communications manager.  Christi has been with St Anthony Church for a number of years starting as an office assistant, involved with LEAP, managing our website, and last year taking on the business manager position.  She will be greatly missed. …