Farewell Party for Fr. Secrist

It is with heavy hearts that we must say goodbye to our beloved Pastor. Fr. Jeremy Secrist has been reassigned to St. Joseph Parish, Salisbury, St. Boniface Parish, Brunswick, and St. Mary of the Angels Parish, Wien effective on September 20, 2023. There is still much...

Msgr. Michael Wilbers

Msgr. Michael Wilbers went to his eternal reward on September 19, 2023. Msgr. Wilbers was a native son of our parish and ordained at St. Peter Church on February 26, 1972. Kindly remember him in your prayers. Funeral arrangements will be posted when they are made...

Our History

EARLY YEARS The history of St. Peter Church and Catholicism in Jefferson City can be traced back to just ten years after the founding of the capital city in 1821. Fr. Felix L. Verreydt, S.J., came from the Indian Mission of Portage des Sioux, St. Charles County,...