Diocesan Development Fund: 2017 Annual Appeal

The Diocesan Development Fund (DDF)—the Bishop's Annual Appeal—directly funds the operational needs of more than 45 ministries that assist all 84 parishes & missions in the diocese. ... Read more … DDF Video
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Capital Endowment Campaign

Endowments to augment youth, seminarians; retired priests. After reviewing the results of a feasibility study conducted in the diocese, the bishop approved a proposal to conduct a diocesan-wide capital campaign for $15 million. ... Read more
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Southeast football supports ‘Pink Up’ with auction

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The Southeast Missouri State University football team has again partnered with Saint Francis Healthcare System to raise awareness for breast cancer through the “Pink Up” Auction.

Fans can begin bidding now at pinkupcape.com for the chance to personalize a player’s jersey with the name of a loved one on the back. These jerseys will be worn by Southeast football players during the UT Martin game on November 4. Read more

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VBS highlights celebration of the Mass

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A photo gallery of this event may be found HERE. Photos by The Mirror

During the week of July 31-Aug. 4, 60 students in grades kindergarten through sixth as well as 15 high school students attended the St. John Parish, Leopold, and St. Anthony Parish, Glennon, joint Vacation Bible School (VBS) in Glennon, MO.

The theme for the week was “Celebrating the Mass” in which the students learned all about the parts of the liturgy including what prayers we say, why we do what we do during Mass, and the names of items and symbols we see in Mass each week. Read more

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Annual golf tournament benefits Saint Francis patients & visitors

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More than 170 golfers and 40 volunteers turned out for the 30th annual Benefit Golf Tournament for Cape Girardeau’s Saint Francis Medical Center on Aug. 18 at Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson, MO. The tournament raised more than $149,000 and will provide free valet parking services for patients and visitors.

AFTERNOON CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT—More than 170 golfers and 40 volunteers turned out for the 30th annual Benefit Golf Tournament for Cape Girardeau’s Saint Francis Medical Center on Aug. 18 at Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson, MO. The tournament raised more than $149,000 and will provide free valet parking services for hospital patients and visitors. Pictured is the team that won the afternoon championship flight: Aaron Wright, Dr. Chris Montgomery, Jason Siener, and Steve Bjelich. (Submitted photo)
AFTERNOON CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT—More than 170 golfers and 40 volunteers turned out for the 30th annual Benefit Golf Tournament for Cape Girardeau’s Saint Francis Medical Center on Aug. 18 at Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson, MO. The tournament raised more than $149,000 and will provide free valet parking services for hospital patients and visitors. Pictured is the team that won the afternoon championship flight: Aaron Wright, Dr. Chris Montgomery, Jason Siener, and Steve Bjelich. (Submitted photo)

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Notre Dame Regional High School named to the Catholic Education Honor Roll

TWELVE YEARS AND COUNTING—Brother David Migliorino, OSF, posed with a group of Notre Dame Regional High School students as they celebrated the school’s distinction as a Catholic Education Honor Roll School. The Cape Girardeau high school is home to 507 students where Bro. Migliorino serves as principal. Notre Dame High School been on the list of Catholic Honor Roll schools since 2005. (The Mirror)
TWELVE YEARS AND COUNTING—Brother David Migliorino, OSF, posed with a group of Notre Dame Regional High School students as they celebrated the school’s distinction as a Catholic Education Honor Roll School. The Cape Girardeau high school is home to 507 students where Bro. Migliorino serves as principal. Notre Dame High School been on the list of Catholic Honor Roll schools since 2005. (The Mirror)

Notre Dame Regional High School (NDHS), Cape Girardeau, was recognized Aug. 22 as a Catholic Education Honor Roll School. The national Honor Roll program is directed by the Cardinal Newman Society and has recognized over 300 high-performing Catholic high schools nationwide since the program’s inception in 2004. Notre Dame Regional High School has been on this esteemed list since 2005. Read more

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The nine regions of the diocese cover more than 25,000 square miles which includes all 39 counties in southern Missouri. Within the regions, 66 parishes, 18 missions, and four chapels serve over 66,000 Catholics who comprise the Diocese of Springfield-Cape Girardeau. The diocese has two cathedrals: St. Mary of the Annunciation Cathedral, Cape Girardeau, MO, and Cathedral of St. Agnes in Springfield, MO.

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