Sam Esch, Chair, 319-804-9599, email email@example.com
meeting time: 3rd Tuesday at
The Faith Formation Commission has as its mission, the setting of goals
and objectives to meet the education needs of the total parish
community, together with the monitoring and evaluation of programs
designed to implement these goals and objectives. This "cradle to
grave" approach assures that all members of the parish are serviced
educationally according to their needs during the entire course of
The Faith Formation Commission (Board of Education) functions in the
usual manner of Boards of Education with accountability to the
Archbishop through the Archdiocesan Board of Education.
Including in its function are the following:
accountable to the Archdiocesan Board of Education and to implement its
To have its own
constitution approved by the Pastoral
Council and the Archdiocesan Board.
To be responsible for all
aspects of the educational
programs of the parish.
To elect its membership
directly from the parish at large.
To elect officers from
amount its membership.
To have the Board
President, or Board's designee, serve as
a member of the Pastoral Council.
To discuss with the
Pastoral Council its gross budget, and
to submit this budget to the Council for review and approval. (After
the gross budget for education has been determined by the Pastoral
Council, the Faith Formation Commission (Board of Education) is
educationally autonomous within that budget in accordance with its