Bearing Witness

Bearing WitnessThe many laypeople who are involved in professional lay pastoral ministry bear witness to the reality of the lay vocation to public and formal ministry in the Church. These laypeople remain active in the Church, and persevere in their ministry, despite any uncertainties about the value, quality and sustainability of their ministerial roles. They strive to serve the mission of the Church when people they serve do not always fully comprehend their duties and responsibilities, when relationships with colleagues are strained, and when inadequate employment structures leave them susceptible to isolation and burnout.

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The Living God

The Living GodFaith is born of an encounter with the living God who calls us and reveals His love- a love which precedes us and upon which we can lean for security and for building lives.
Pope Francis

Let us be protectors of creation, protectors of God’s plan, inscribed in nature, protectors of one another and of the environment.
Pope Francis

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