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WAYS TO DONATE:

It is EASY- Click  above to donate either with credit or you may enter a checking/savings account with clicking the debit button. You may choose a one time or you may also set up a monthly payment!
The money goes directly from your account into the general fund of the church. The secretary will run reports to make sure this will be on your donation receipt at the end of the year.
1. Click the donation button on the right or on the main menu bar of this page
2. Fill out an electronic donation form listed below.
3. Drop your donation into the NEW black lockbox on the front of the church!
4. Mail Donation to: St.Clement Church  21509 Hwy 161  Bowling Green, MO 63334
5. Give to Fr. Ussher whenever you see him at Mass

Anointing of the Sick.
Please call Fr. Ussher before going to hospital if at all possible.

In case of emergency and you cannot reach the office (324-5545) please call Fr. Ussher on his cell phone.
573-202-4496.

Ali Jacyna our secretary will be in the office once a week on Wednesdays to print bulletin and check mail and pay bills.If you need to reach the secretary she will be checking her email and working from home to keep the website and bookkeeping updated over the internet. Please leave a message on the machine and she will return your call as soon as possible. And remember to call Fr. Ussher if there is an emergency at 573-202-4496

Updates from the Diocese of Jefferson City can be found at this link:
https://diojeffcity.org/public-health/

Electronic Giving?
Form Here: Electronic Giving Authorization
Download form along with a Voided check and send to :
Community State Bank
Attn. Barbie Gamm
117 W Church St
Bowling Green, MO 63334

Community State Bank provides opportunity for parishioners to tithe electronically.

DISASTER RESPONSE TEAM FORM:
https://diojeffcity.org/parish-disaster-responders-team-volunteer-form/

In accordance with Bishop McKnight and the CDC...
Churches will remain open for personal and household prayer, devotions, and confessions.
St. Clement will have Mass daily at 8:00am  and will be streamed live from Facebook..
ONLY 2 are allowed to gather at once in the church.

Our church will be open. We encourage private adoration, anointing of the sick and confessions by appointment. The heat will be on from 8am- daily.
Please do not gather more than 10 people in the church.
Anyone who comes to church must me free from sickness and fever.

The following measures will take immediate effect for St. Clement and all parishes in the Diocese of Jefferson City until further notice is given:

  • The suspension of all public Masses. This includes the extension of the dispensation by the Bishop for all the faithful from the obligation to participate at Mass on Sunday.
  • The celebration of Mass by the priest should include the assistance of at least one other minister who is asymptomatic, but no more than four.
  • Fr. Ussher will be conducting Mass Daily at 8:00am  in St. Clement. He will live stream from Facebook. We can have only 2 asymptomatic parishioners at Mass attending and will have to follow protocol of social distancing of at least 6 ft in the pews.
  • Funeral Masses and services may still be celebrated, but with the requirement to keep attendance to no more than 10 asymptomatic immediate family members, in accord with the CDC guidelines.
  • Baptisms may still be celebrated, but with the requirement to keep attendance to asymptomatic immediate family and godparents, The total number of witnesses including the celebrant should be 10 or less, according to the CDC.
  • Sacrament of confession will be held in the cry room. You are still encouraged to come to confession by appointment and only if you are free from sickness or fever.
  • Holy Communion may still be administered by clergy and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, and anointing of the sick may still be administered by priests to those seriously ill or in danger of death, but always following the proper protocols for handwashing and use of masks by those infected.
  • Confirmation Masses with the bishop will be rescheduled.
  • The celebration of First Communion in the parish is to be delayed until the feast of Corpus Christi or after.
  • Public weddings should be rescheduled. Simple weddings and validations may be celebrated, but only with the minister, official witnesses and asymptomatic immediate family members. Again, the total number of witnesses including the celebrant should be 10 or less, according to the CDC.
  • Parishioners should be encouraged to consider contributing to the parish by electronic giving. They may also mail their weekly contributions.
    21509 Hwy 161
    Bowling Green, MO 63334
    Those who handle the mail should follow hygiene practices recommended by the CDC.
  • Public celebrations of the Liturgy of the Hours, Stations of the Cross, in-person Bible study groups (or other devotional gatherings) are suspended until the public celebration of Mass resumes..
  • If the suspension of public Masses continue through Holy Week, the liturgies could be celebrated with the priest and at least one minister but no more than four, and recorded as described above. If possible, an organist, keyboardist or other musician who sings, or a musician and cantor could be present to assist in order to provide some music for these most sacred celebrations. The total number witnesses, including celebrants, should number 10 or less, according to the CDC.
  • At the discretion of the pastor for those parishes with catechumens and/or candidates, the Easter Vigil could be celebrated with the catechumens and/or candidates with only asymptomatic individuals who are sponsors, RCIA team members and immediate family, or their baptism/reception may be postponed until a later time (e.g., the Vigil of Pentecost on May 30).

NO FISH FRY's UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE....
For the safety of our communities and in response to CDC directive, we have decided to cancel fish fry's in the days ahead. We shall organize needed events when things are stabilized

 NO Lenten Penance Services

Contribution Statements 2019
If you would like your statement of your donations from 2019, please call 324-5545 or email stclementparish@gmail.com

Weekend Mass Schedule- Daily at 8:00AM & 5:00PM - Four attendees only

Saturday 5:30 pm
Sunday 10:30 am

Reconciliation
By appointment only

Saturday 4:30 - 5:15 pm

Parish Office Hours :
By appointment only

August 15 - May 15
(During School Year)
Monday thru Friday: 8 am - 3 pm

May 16 -August 14
(Summer Break)

Tuesday:    8 am-3 pm
Wednesday:  8 am-3 pm
Thursday:    8 am-3 pm
Monday & Friday - Office is closed

 

New to Our Parish or Recently Moved?

Registration forms are available in the back of church or contact the Parish office

Electronic Giving?
Form Here: Electronic Giving Authorization
Download form along with a Voided check and send to :
Community State Bank
Attn. Barbie Gamm
117 W Church St
Bowling Green, MO 63334

Community State Bank provides opportunity for parishioners to tithe electronically.