The Pastoral Council advises the pastor in formulating church goals and policies relating to all matters of parish life, including but not limited to those of a spiritual, educational, social and financial nature. The Council is involved in fostering good communications and providing leadership by helping clarify the parish mission, establishing goals, and promoting witness to the Gospel message. The Council meets six times a year. All parishioners are welcome to attend meetings. The commissions/committees that make up the parish council include Education, Parish Life, Spiritual Life, and Human Concerns.