Laity

Members:

Mr David Bidar Mr Peter Alexander
Mr Arjun Kanak Mr William Shahbad
Mr Praveen Paul Sr Prema B.S

Objectives:

Participatory structures (laity commission, PPC) IN ALL PARISHES ARE ACTIVELY FUNCTIONONG AS ENVISIONED BY Vatican II Formation of laity through courses of theology and leadership and community building


Fr Vincent Thoras

Fr Vincent Thoras


Commission Secretary





Report of the Laity commission from June 2018

Activty Persons responsible Place/Date No of Participants Method/ Procedure Result/ Outcome Impact on the Participants
Election of the New PPC members Parish priest and People June month, respective parishes Election New PPC members are elected Participatory church is promoted.
Training for the newly elected parish pastoral council members Commission secretary,

Resource persons:
Bishop,
Fr Santhosh Dias
Fr Stany Lobo,
Fr Anil Prasad,
Fr Anil Crasta
Santhpur
22/7/2018
Bhalki Zone,
29/7/2018
Humnabad
5/8/2018
Gulbarga
26/8/2018
89



66



63



90
By Talks, input session,
Holy Eucharist, Group discussion
All members are learnt their role and responsibility as PPC members
PPC members felt happy to be the member of the PPC.
They learnt more about the faith, diocese.
Full cooperation to the Parish priest is assured
Active participation of the PPC members in the church activities
Each member takes responsibility of one commission to fulfill its objectives
Church becomes participatory church
Lay leadership is promoted
Leadership training for the laity Regional secretary and team NBCLC, Banglore Input session, Group dynamics Our 5 lay members participated and gained leadership skills They collaborate with the Parish priest in the church activities.
They encourage and motivate others to support the mission.
Training for the parish pastoral council members-II phase Commission secretary,
Resource persons:
Bishop,
Fr Santhosh Dias
Fr Stany Lobo,
Bidar 66
Gulbarga
34
By Talks, input session,
Group discussion
All members are shared their experience of joy working as PPC member.


We learnt each member has tried his/her best to work in the commission



We are assured that the PPC members are responsible in their position
ContEvery member takes complete responsibility to work for one commission each and mission work flourishes.


Lay leadership is promoted



People understand the nature of the church as Participatory church.
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