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PHOTOS: 150th anniversary, Assumption parish, Morrison

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight joins concelebrating priests Father David Means, pastor of Most Pure Heart of Mary parish in Chamois and Assumption parish in Morrison, and Father Fredrick Elskamp, and many …

PHOTOS: Sister Kathleen Wegman SSND golden jubilee …

CLICK HERE to read a related article.  Bishop W. Shawn McKnight presides at a Mass in the Cathedral of St. Joseph on Sept. 14 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sister Kathleen Wegman …

PHOTOS: First Mass for St. Vincent de Paul parish

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight presides at the inaugural Mass for the newly created St. Vincent de Paul parish in Sedalia on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019. The new parish, which carries the same name as …

PHOTOS: Bishop McKnight's 25th priestly anniversary -- …

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight celebrated his 25th priestly anniversary with Solemn Vespers and Exposition and Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament on June 2, followed by a reception. He was ordained …

PHOTOS: Bishop McKnight's 25th priestly anniversary -- …

CLICK HERE to see another gallery of photos from this event.  Bishop W. Shawn McKnight celebrated his 25th priestly anniversary with Solemn Vespers and Exposition and Benediction of the Most …

PHOTOS: Corpus Christi procession in Westphalia

Members and friends of St. Joseph parish in Westphalia take part in an outdoor procession of the Most Blessed Sacrament after Mass on Sunday, June 3, the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood …

PHOTOS: Bishop McKnight blesses renovated Sacred Heart …

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight blesses newly renovated Sacred Heart Church in Eldon during Mass on March 9. Concelebrating priests included Father Alexander Gabriel, pastor of the Eldon parish and of Our …

PHOTOS: Ss. Peter & Paul Parish in Boonville

CLICK HERE to read a related article.  Members of Ss. Peter & Paul parish in Boonville take part in an array of activities.  (10 photos)

PHOTOS: National Day of Remembrance for the …

CLICK HERE to read an article about this event. About 75 people gather in St. Andrew Church in Holts Summit Sept. 14 for a prayerful observance of the National Day of Remembrance for the Aborted. …

PHOTOS: Edina parish 175th anniversary

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight joins parishioners and friends of St. Joseph parish in Edina for Mass and a reception to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the parish’s founding. Joining the bishop at …

PHOTOS: Angel Procession at SSM St. Mary's …

Children of hospital employees and medical staff take part in this year’s Angel Procession, an annual tradition at SSM St. Mary’s Hospital-Jefferson City, on Dec. 2. Dressed as angels, …

PHOTOS: Chrism Mass, Part 2

Consecrated religious and hundreds of laypeople joined Bishop W. Shawn McKnight, retired Bishop John R. Gaydos and the priests and deacons of the Jefferson City diocese at the Mass of the Holy …

PHOTOS: Bishop McKnight installs 18 acolytes

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight of Jefferson City installed 19 men from parishes throughout the diocese as acolytes, an important step in their preparation for becoming permanent deacons, during Mass on …

PHOTOS: Chrism Mass, Part 1

Consecrated religious and hundreds of laypeople joined Bishop W. Shawn McKnight, retired Bishop John R. Gaydos and the priests and deacons of the Jefferson City diocese at the Mass of the Holy …

PHOTOS: 180th anniversary Mass for former Cedron …

About 140 people attend Mass with Father Tony Rinaldo, pastor of St. Andrew parish in Tipton and Annunciation parish in California, in Assumption Church in Cedron the afternoon of Sunday, Aug. 12. …

PHOTOS: Corpus Christi procession, farewell to the …

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight of the Jefferson City diocese and Precious Blood Father Garry Richmeier, provincial leader of the Missionary Society of the Precious Blood’s Kansas City Province, take …

PHOTOS: Guadalupe Circle 60th anniversary …

Members of the Guadalupe Circle, a Jefferson City-area women’s faith and fellowship group named in honor of the Blessed Mother under her title of Our Lady of Guadalupe, gather at St. Joseph …