The mission of the Office of Parish Vitality is to assist each pastor in nurturing his parish into a community “vitally alive in faith” in which people are formed by word and sacrament and from which they are sent forth to radiate Christ’s love in the world.
WHO WE ARE
Father Jan SchmidtDepartment Director
WHO WE SERVE
Clerical pastors of the archdiocese
WHAT WE DO
- Oversee the Leadership Network that supports pastors as they meet the demands of shepherding their parishes.
- Provide guidance and resources for pastors in the area of leadership skills and the fruits of strong leadership.