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Let's Make History - Big Pro-Life Vote Expected Next Week

Let’s Make History – Big Pro-Life Vote Expected Next Week

Next Monday, July 24, the Missouri Senate will reconvene their special session to consider a major pro-life bill, House amended SB 5. Parishes have received a flier that we hope is being distributed this weekend at all Masses. Click here to view and/or print the flier, which highlights major provisions of the bill. The Missouri Senate has an overwhelming […]

Senate Koenig Explains SB 5 to St. Louis Public Radio

Senate Koenig Explains SB 5 to St. Louis Public Radio

Senator Andrew Koenig (R-Manchester) is the sponsor of House amended SB 5. For an excellent breakdown of the bill’s provisions, listen to his interview with St. Louis Public Radio that he gave this week.

Cooling Centers Offer Relief From Heat Wave

Cooling Centers Offer Relief From Heat Wave

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services provides information on cooling centers available in communities throughout Missouri. During this heat wave, cooling centers can be lifesavers. Click here to find cooling centers in your area.

Vatican-Approved Pilgrimage Site at St. Louis Basilica Announced

Vatican-Approved Pilgrimage Site at St. Louis Basilica Announced

This week, the Archdiocese of St. Louis announced that Most Reverend Robert J. Carlson, Archbishop of St. Louis, has designated the Basilica of Saint Louis, King, and its historic statue of Our Lady of Fatima as a destination for pilgrims in the Archdiocese of St. Louis during the centennial anniversary of the Marian apparitions in Fatima, […]

Register for the 50th Anniversary Celebration!

Register for the 50th Anniversary Celebration!

The  Missouri Catholic Conference, the public policy agency for the Catholic Church in Missouri, is celebrating 50 years of faithful work in 2017. Since 1967, the MCC has been the voice of Missouri’s Catholic Bishops and Catholic citizens in the halls of the State Capitol. 2017 will focus on celebrating the past accomplishments of the MCC […]

Are You Ready for the Great American Total Solar Eclipse?

Are You Ready for the Great American Total Solar Eclipse?

Exactly one month from today, on August 21, America will fall under the path of the Great American Total Solar Eclipse. A total solar eclipse occurs when the disk of the moon appears to completely cover the disk of the sun in the sky. Two to five solar eclipses occur each year on average, but […]

Escape the Heat: Visit Iceland For a Magical Moment

Escape the Heat: Visit Iceland For a Magical Moment

Weary of Missouri’s current heat wave? Escape for a moment and enjoy this stunning video tour of Iceland, the land of fire and ice.

MCC 50th Anniversary Registration Now Open!

MCC 50th Anniversary Registration Now Open!

The  Missouri Catholic Conference, the public policy agency for the Catholic Church in Missouri, is celebrating 50 years of faithful work in 2017. Since 1967, the MCC has been the voice of Missouri’s Catholic Bishops and Catholic citizens in the halls of the State Capitol. 2017 will focus on celebrating the past accomplishments of the MCC […]

Rep. Hannah Kelly Addresses Importance of SB 5 in Op-Ed

Rep. Hannah Kelly Addresses Importance of SB 5 in Op-Ed

Early this week, Rep. Hannah Kelly (R-Mountain Grove) wrote a guest column in the Missouri Times titled, “SB 5 worthy of special session … and better than any vacation.” The piece addressed the importance of the ongoing pro-life special session in the Missouri legislature. “Caring for women means caring for the whole person. Thankfully, if SB 5 passes, […]