The Pastoral Council helps with pastoral planning; developing pastoral programs; and, improving pastoral services. The pastor presides over the Parish Pastoral Council and is responsible for the final approval of Council recommendations concerning pastoral planning, programs, and services for the parish, as well as for their implementation. The Pastoral Council meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:00 p.m.
The Finance Council assists the Pastor in fulfilling the long-term pastoral plan and advise the Pastor on significant expenditures before making a purchase or lease commitment. The Council also assists in developing a program for the care and maintenance of all parish facilities. The Finance Council meets the fourth Wednesday of each month at 5:00 p.m..
Knights of Columbus Council 988
All Catholic men are encouraged to join the Knights of Columbus. For more information about Murphysboro Council #988 contact Grand Knight Jeff Ripperda at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Knights of Columbus Hall at 618-687-3258.
The Knights of Columbus meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Club Room of the Knights of Columbus Hall.
The Knights of Columbus also have First Sunday of the Month Chicken Dinners and Third Friday of the Month Fish Fry.