The Finance Council is mandated by Canon Law. The Council is an Advisory council to the Pastor to assist him in the financial operation of the Parish.
Purpose: The Parish Finance Council shall see that proper financial records are maintained for assets and liabilities, revenues and expenses, in accord with the Diocese.
- Assist Pastor in developing Parish Budget for each fiscal year accourding to the priorites and goals set by the parish Pastoral Council and by the Pastor;
- Ensure receipts are properly counted and posted correctly and expeditiously;
- Monitor finances of the Parish by reviewing monthly comparisons of actual revenues and expenditures with the budget, investments and overall finacial operation of the Parish