On Sunday, October 11th, at 3:00 pm in the church, Msgr. Makarewicz will lead a public recitation of the rosary, joining our voices to the voices of Catholics throughout the United States as we participate in the “2020 Rosary Coast to Coast”. The rosary is a powerful weapon against all the evils that beset us,…

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Please join us in praying a novena to the Immaculate Heart of Mary, the patroness of the Jefferson City diocese. Her feast day will be celebrated in our diocese on Sunday, June 21st. Christians look to Mary, the Mother of our Lord, as the first Christian and the model of holiness. This novena presents a…

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Immaculate Virgin, by the holy will of your Son, my Lord Jesus Christ, you are my Mother in Heaven. Your Immaculate Heart is full of love, mercy and compassion for sinners like me.  I ask that you intercede for me today for…  (mention your prayer intentions)  I trust in your intercession before the throne of…

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Divine Mercy Novena Day One

1. Make the Sign of the Cross In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. 2. Opening Prayers You expired, Jesus, but the source of life gushed forth for souls, and the ocean of mercy opened up for the whole world. O Fount of Life, unfathomable Divine…

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Saint of the Day In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.  Father in Heaven, have mercy on us and on the whole world. We come to you today with our fears and concerns — You know what’s in our hearts. We love You, trust You, we need You. We…

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Saint of the Day In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.  Father in Heaven, have mercy on us and on the whole world. We come to you today with our fears and concerns — You know what’s in our hearts. We love You, trust You, we need You. We…

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The Church encourages frequent, even daily, Holy Communion but, if at any time we cannot go to Mass in or out of this season of the coronavirus, we can still unite ourselves to the Eucharist through making a spiritual Communion or communion of desire. Fr. Dan Merz, STD, a priest of the Diocese of Jefferson…

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Christ Renews His Parish at the Cathedral of St. Joseph

While we face the coronavirus pandemic, let us turn to the face of God in prayer and ask for His healing, His help and His protection.  We will start praying on Friday, March 20th.  We will pray for all who are affected, for all who are sick and suffering, for all those who work in the…

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