Building Christian Covenant Communities
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This commission is responsible for helping the pastor and pastoral council provide the parish and parishioners with individual and communal opportunities for Liturgical celebrations and appreciation. Among its specific responsibilities are:
general oversight and evaluating the liturgical life of the parish community
specifying the liturgical needs of the parish and making appropriate recommendations to the pastoral council
participating in planning and preparing parish liturgies
promoting fidelity to church norms and implementing Diocesan policies with respect to sacramental rites.
Ministries typically associated with this commission are the following:
Other standing committees may be established by the pastor or pastoral council as appropriate, but care should be taken not to create more committees than are necessary to carry out the work of the Liturgical Life Commission.