The Chancery of the Diocese of Jackson is divided into departments with offices within the departments. All of the offices are listed below according to their department. You can click on the office name to reach that page.

Chancery chart

The Office of the Bishop

This is where the authority rests in the diocese. This office includes the persons responsible for overseeing the diocese, maintaining policy and official records, settling legal and church matters and overseeing the day-to-day administration of the diocese:

Temporal Affairs

The Temporal Affairs department handles financial and physical plant needs throughout the diocese. It includes:

Ecclesiastical Affairs

These offices and ministries deal with canonical, legal issues and liturgical issues.


The Communications department is charged with spreading, sustaining and strengthening the faith throughout the diocese through media. It includes:

Evangelization & Faith Formation

Offices within the Departments of Evangelization and Faith Formation are responsible for education and continuing faith formation for all the faithful of the diocese. Offices included are:

Stewardship & Development

The Stewardship and Development department houses the: