3175 Paulskirk Dr, Ellicott City, MD 21042     (410) 461-9112

Pastoral Council

Pastoral Council Overview

 The Pastoral Council's role is:

1. To serve and be a Christian witness in this community

2. To serve as a consultative body to the Pastor

3. To give of itself, its representatives, and committee members the time, effort, and work essential for an effective council

4. To establish procedures for the Council and the Council's committees which foster involvement, honesty, communication, and collaboration

5. To be a sounding board for the needs and wishes of the Parish

6. To generate a greater degree of involvement on the part of all parishioners

7. To assist parishioners in recognizing their need to exercise their apostolate both in the Church and in the world, in both spiritual and temporal orders

8. To assist parishioners in understanding and adjusting to the Church's views relating to concepts of collegiality, service, authority, and responsibility as well as to preserve the best traditions of the Church

9. To implement policy and procedures set forth by the Archdiocese, Pastor, staff, and Pastoral Council

2013-2014 Meeting Dates

January 6

February 3

March 3

April 7

May 5

June 2

All meetings in MP-1.

Updated:  6/1/13


  • Monica Souza
  • Roy Harris
    Vice President
  • Nancy Hutchison
    Recording Secretary
  • Paul Venginickal
    Corresponding Secretary

Committee Chairs

  • Barbara Watson
    Social Justice
  • John Papania
  • Kathy Will
  • Rick Murray
  • Harry Carnes
  • Pam Schmidt
  • Bob Cardoni

Permanent Members

  • Msgr. John Dietzenbach
  • Fr. Warren Tanghe
    Associate pastor
  • Skip Comegna
  • Karen Murphy
    School Principal