In accord with the norms of the Diocese of Manchester, each parish it to have a Parish Pastoral Council whose purpose is to assist the pastor in his leadership role of planning, organizing, initiating, promoting, coordinating and reviewing the evangelization, worship, religious education/formation and service activities within the parish.
2023 Parish Pastoral Council Members
Kathleen Dechant, co-chair
Ralph Hammock, co-chair
Jessica DePrizio Cole, Director of Faith Formation (ex officio)
Moe Cozzo, Buildings and Grounds
Amy Longmoore, Administrative Assistant (ex officio)
Kathy Snyder, Faith Formation
Chuck Wira, Parish Relations
Parish Finance Council
In accordance with Church law (CIC no. 1280) and the norms of the Diocese of Manchester, every parish is to have a parish finance council which serves as an advisory body to the pastor. The finance council assists in:
the preparation of the annual budget;
monitoring finance reports and the annual budget;
assuring a presentation of the financial statements to the parish annually;
the implementation of diocesan financial policies;
the pastor’s evalution of parish finances and the administration of properties.