Laragh Parish Pastoral Council
Dessie O’ Rourke, Carmel Davis, Eamon Lackey, PJ Hand, Marina Sexton, Carmel Reilly, Brendan Collins, Sheila Sherlock, Claire Brady, Shane Smith
The work and scope of a Pastoral Council includes Promoting the prayer life and the faith life of the parish. Promotion of Adult Faith Formation and Scripture study. Support for Family life. Liturgy. Care of people – the poor, elderly, disabled, youth etc. Developing child protection policies. Building up good relationships with other Pastoral Councils in the parish, cluster, deanery and diocese. Working to improve communication throughout the parish especially through the medium of a good informative and attractively produced parish newsletter.