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Totus Tuus: The Office of Youth Ministry and Religious Education is seeking mature, responsible, faith-filled young adults of college age to serve as missionaries in our 2019 Totus Tuus summer program. Totus Tuus is a Catholic youth program dedicated to sharing the Gospel and promoting the Catholic faith through catechesis, evangelization, Christian witness, and Eucharistic worship.  All application materials can be found at our website, This video provides additional details. Please share this amazing missionary opportunity with any young adults in your parish community.

House Parents/Relief Parents Needed: St. Nicholas Academy (SNA), a Federated Agency of Catholic Charities, is a year-round boarding school in Jefferson City that partners with families of lower income to provide quality education for boys. SNA is seeking a Catholic, married couple to be full time, live-in house parents, as well as a Catholic, married couple to be part-time relief parents. The main responsibility of house parents is to provide a stable, loving and supportive home environment. Each spouse receives a salary and a compensation package that includes a rent-free apartment, meals, and utilities. House parents are eligible for all of St. Nicholas benefit programs. The role of relief parents is the care of the students when full-time house parents are away. Relief parents reside in the student home when they are on duty. They receive an hourly wage, all legally mandated benefits and a compensation package that includes a private suite and all meals for the days on duty. Contact Sr. Susan Renner, 573-635-7719 or

January 19-21: Teens Encounter Christ (TEC): Open to high school juniors and older, this weekend retreat will be held at Immaculate Conception Parish in Jefferson City. For more information visit



SAVE THE DATE: OLOS Parish Totus Tuus – June 9-14, 2019. Mark your calendars.

More info in February-March 2019.


Sunday, January 27th – Pancake Breakfast – St. Anthony of Padua Parish, Folk, serving Family Style 7:30 am – 11:30 am, Adults $8, Children (6-10) $4, 5 and under Free. Flyer

Saturday, February 2nd – Helias Catholic Open House, 11-1 pm. At NOON that day will also be our Incoming Freshmen Meeting in the Commons. All are welcome to visit Helias. Take a tour, meet teachers and learn more about how we are building saints and scholars. Additional dates for Enrollment and Registration are: Tues., Feb. 12 and Wed., Feb. 13, 4-6 p.m. Visit our website for more information

St Andrew Life Affirming Committee/40 Days for Life is pleased to have Kristan Hawkins, President of the National Students for Life of America as the MidWest March keynote speaker on Feb 2 at the Missouri State Capitol rotunda.  Please watch for further updates or go to or call 573 340 8444 for more information.  We have a full day planned (7:45am to 4:00pm — come for all or whatever is convenient for you) for families to participate. Kristan Hawkins will give a  specially tailored seminar to students (6th grade to college) at St Peter’s Selinger Center at 1pm to 2:45pm.  Please call the phone number to register so we may have enough materials. Flyer

Saturday, February 2nd – OLOS ITALIAN FEAST – Dinner served 5:30-8pm, Silent Auction, Wine Tasting. Advanced Tickets: Adult $10 or At the Door: Adult $11, Child $5, Under 6 Free. Carry outs available. Flyer

Saturday, February 9th – OLOS School Dance – Whiskey Throttle in school gym from 7:30-11:30 pm; doors open at 7pm. Must be 21 and over to attend. BYOB ice & cups provided. $15/single or $25/couple. Flyer