Pastoral Council

The PURPOSE of the Pastoral Council

The Pastoral Council is a consultative body that assists the pastor in planning for the needs of our faith community. Its purpose is to form community as a sign and witness of unity for the larger Parish community; to provide recommendations for parish priorities, directions, and policies through pastoral planning; and to promote communication and understanding among parish organizations and between the Parish, the Archdiocese, and the universal Church.

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Finance Council

The PURPOSE of the Finance Council

The Finance Council is a consultative body that provides the Parish Coordinator with advice concerning the stewardship of parish and school fiscal resources.  The Finance Council is involved in developing and overseeing a parish and a school budgeting process.

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Liturgy Commission

The PURPOSE of the Liturgy Commission

The Liturgy Commission has responsibility for all aspects of the prayer life of our community. Its members serve by planning liturgies for the liturgical seasons, evaluating liturgical celebrations, setting goals, and assisting the Pastoral Assistant for Liturgy.

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Laura Dougherty, Pastoral Assistant for Liturgy

253-383-2783

ldougherty@saintpats.org

Faith Formation Commission

The Faith Formation Commission is in the beginning stages of the formation process.

WHAT is the guiding purpose of the Faith Formation Commission?

Foster and develop the understanding and appreciation of what we believe and why we believe it in our parish community and cultivate a deeper personal relationship with Jesus through prayer.

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Kim Ward, Pastoral Associate for Faith Formation

253-383-2783

kward@saintpats.org

Pastoral Care Commision

The Pastoral Care Commission is in the forming process. Stay tuned for more information.

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Laura Dougherty, Pastoral Assistant for Pastoral Care

253-383-2783

ldougherty@saintpats.org