Pastoral Councils

Some articles on pastoral councils, pastoral, pastoral council, council, councils:

Pastoral Council - Canon Law
... Canon 511 of the 1983 Code of Canon Law speaks about diocesan pastoral councils "In each diocese, to the extent that pastoral circumstances recommend it, a pastoral council is to be ... the 1983 Code legislates about parish pastoral councils ... diocesan bishop judges it opportune after he has heard the presbyteral council, a pastoral council is to be established in each parish, over which the pastor ...
Parish Council (US Catholic Church) - Confusion With "Pastoral" Councils
... It is an understandable mistake to distinguish parish councils from parish pastoral councils, as if the two were separate parish entities ... The first parish councils were, properly speaking, "apostolate" councils of the type recommended in the Decree on Laity, par ... Canon Law was revised, it did not refer to apostolate councils, but called for pastoral councils ...

Famous quotes containing the words councils and/or pastoral:

    How many councils and decrees
    Have perished in the simple prayer
    That gave obedience to the knee;
    Austin Clarke (1896–1974)

    Et in Arcadia ego.
    [I too am in Arcadia.]
    Anonymous, Anonymous.

    Tomb inscription, appearing in classical paintings by Guercino and Poussin, among others. The words probably mean that even the most ideal earthly lives are mortal. Arcadia, a mountainous region in the central Peloponnese, Greece, was the rustic abode of Pan, depicted in literature and art as a land of innocence and ease, and was the title of Sir Philip Sidney’s pastoral romance (1590)