Parish Pastoral Council
Parish Pastoral Council (PPC)
The PPC comprises elected members and individuals appointed by the Parish Priest. The elected members have responsibility for the following area's of parish life: Liturgy, Formation, Outreach, Youth, Social Events and Fundraising.
The appointed individuals are the Chair, Vice-Chair, Treasurer, Deanery Rep, Lay-Administrator, Hall Manager and Minutes Secretary.
Elected members are appointed at the discretion of the Parish Priest, serve for three years and are eligible for reappointment.
Meetings take place once a month, nine months in the year.
The functions of the PPC are to:
- support the Parish Priest
- provide practical channels for the creation and development of parish activity
- share our practical organisational skills and
- represent the parish community.
The council promotes a collaborative ministry to ensure parish life thrives and prospers.
Parish Council Members
Outreach: Gerry Forbes
Formation: Rosie McGough
Liturgy: Mario D'Ovidio
Ex-Officio/ Parish Priest Appointments:
Chair: Dom Bede Rowe
Parish Priest: Dom Bede Rowe
Finance Manager: Julia Yardley
Representative to Deanery:
Immediate Past Chair: Marion Jarrett
Hall Manager: Kim Woolmer
Lay Administrator: Kim Woolmer