Brian Dake, chair
meeting time: 1st
of each month at 7:00 PM
purpose of the Spiritual Life and Liturgy Commission Commission is to
encourage proper worship as a community, according to the magisterium
of the Church, by invoking the Holy Spirit at all times, and to help
nurture the spiritual growth of each individual member of the
community, so our lives will bear witness to the world of the presence
of Christ in us.
functions of the Commission are:
the spiritual-growth needs of all parish members
the effectiveness of all present parish programs and organizations in
deepening the spiritual life of the parish, and to assist them in
developing a sense of mission.
opportunities for the spiritual growth of parishioners through
retreats, days of renewal, preparation for the reception of the
sacraments, small study/prayer groups, etc.
the development of church ministries, both ordained and lay,
identifying people qualified for various ministries and providing
training for the various ministries of the parish, e.g., cantors,
ministers of hospitality, lectors, etc.
and schedule the activities of all parish liturgical ministries
the liturgical guidelines issued by the Archdiocesan Office of Worship.
be informed about the various programs of spiritual growth available in
the Archdiocese, and to evaluate their potential for renewal in the
parish, e.g., LAVEN, Christian Experience Weekend, RENEW, parish
RENEWAL, TEC, etc.
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