What Is Parish Catalyst?
We are a non-profit organization helping Pastors and leadership teams who are growing vibrant Catholic parishes. We serve as a platform for creative ideas in parish ministry that will inspire the devout, re-engage those who have turned away from the Church, and draw others to the joy of the Catholic faith for the first time.
Among pastors’ sources of stress, little comes close to financial concerns. This is what...
One of the early steps in the analysis of our nearly 250(!) interviews has been to separat...
- The Parish is where the Church lives.
- We provide an environment that stimulates pastoral excellence.
Parish Catalyst seeks the answers to the questions:
- Why are some Catholic parishes energized and growing while others are not?
- How can we help gifted pastoral leaders increase their success and share their strategies?
- IDENTIFY Catholic pastors and parishes with reputations for growth, energy and creativity.
- INTERVIEW the pastors.
- CONVENE pastors and provide an environment where their combined energy and creativity catalyze original thinking and insights for their parishes.
- SHARE the outcomes with other pastors and parishes.