Eat Shakespeare’s & Support CoMo Life Teen

All day on Wednesday, July 11, Life Teen will have a profit share at all three Shakespeare’s locations, and 15 percent of all proceeds will go to the CoMo Life Teen program. Just print the flyer below and bring it when making your purchase. This offer includes bar sales and gift certificates, too, so if you know you’ll be back, pick up a gift certificate while you’re there! Also, take…Keep Reading

Operation Other EDGE Service Camp 2018

6th, 7th & 8th Grade Summer Service Camp July 26-28, 2018 at the Newman Center Click Here to Register (payments not accepted until July 1, 2017) WHO: Middle School students including rising 6th and 9th graders. WHAT: We will have 3 days of service projects to our community with evening programming that will include music, games, prayer and of course–great food! Service will benefit The Food Bank, Ronald McDonald House,…Keep Reading

Process of Grief conference cancelled

The Process of Grief conference, scheduled to take place in the MPR from 1-3 p.m., is cancelled for February 11 due to weather. Thank you.

NO CEP or Kids Ministries Sunday, February 11th due to Weather

We can cancelling kids events for Sunday, February 11th including the following Rite of Welcome Blessing for 1st Eucharist Students Nursery (closed) Children’s Liturgy CEP Classes

Process of Grief conference cancelled

The Process of Grief conference that was taking place today — Sunday, January 14 from 1-3 p.m. in the MPR — is cancelled.

Seeking a Director of Youth Ministry for the Newman Center & Sacred Heart

The St. Thomas More Newman Center and Sacred Heart Parishes are seeking a dynamic and faith-filled Director of Youth Ministry. This individual creates an environment for high school youth which fosters a relationship with God through Jesus Christ and the Church. The mission of the program is to engage teens in the Sacraments and the teachings of the Church through Catholic community. The director oversees youth ministry activities at the…Keep Reading

Applications for 2018 Resident Campus Minister now open!

The St. Thomas More Newman Center serving the University of Missouri-Columbia (Mizzou) and two other colleges is accepting applications for a full-time, post-graduate Resident Campus Minister. The Resident Campus Minister position is a one-year internship with an option to renew for one year. The Resident Campus Minister reports directly to the Director of Campus Ministry and serves with a team of priests, three other professional campus ministry staff, and FOCUS…Keep Reading

Meet Bishop-elect Shawn McKnight

On November 21, the Diocese of Jefferson City held a news conference that announced the retirement of Bishop Gaydos and the appointment of Bishop-elect Shawn McKnight by Pope Francis. You can watch the news conference below or by clicking this link. Read the article that appeared in the Catholic Missourian here and find statements from both Bishop Gaydos and Bishop-elect McKnight at the bottom of the linked page.  

Pastoral Planning Update from the Catholic Center in Jefferson City

With the feedback and input of our diocese’s faithful, on Pentecost 2010, Bishop Gaydos established the Pastoral Plan priorities of faith, family, reaching out and planning for the future as a shared path for ministries and activities of our parishes and the Catholic Center (chancery office) in Jefferson City. The 2010 plan provided for a review after five years; the review concluded last year. After the review, the diocese has…Keep Reading

Kids Please Sign-up for our Christmas Pageant Cast (changes this year)

We’re doing a new show this year.  Most of the dialogue  will be read by narrators who do NOT need to memorize lines.   We will also have speaking roles and those characters WILL be asked to memorize lines but there are only a few lines to memorize. We also have non-speaking roles. The biggest change is that this story is all in the past so there’s no Santa & kids in the…Keep Reading

Thank you for all your support in disaster relief!

Over the last several weeks, our community has been asked to support disaster relief and Catholic Charities/Relief Services on two separate occasions. I am humbled by the generosity of this community, and I am grateful to all who found a way to be a part of this effort. The two collections netted a little over $32,000 dollars; that in addition to our regular collections that have remained solid. We are…Keep Reading

Pope Francis calls us to Love our Neighbors in Global Campaign

On September 27, 2017, Pope Francis launched a global campaign to support immigrants and refugees around the world called “Share the Journey.” Through this campaign, our Church hopes to dispel widespread fear of newcomers and to raise awareness of why so many people are compelled to leave their homes at this time in history. Our brothers and sisters often make perilous journeys, leaving their homelands because they are forced to…Keep Reading