A New Catholic Approach

Connecting vibrant pastoral teams in a unique process that accelerates parish vitality and growth

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Our Process


We identify pastors from across the country who have demonstrated creative leadership skills and who are eager to grow their parishes in innovative ways.


We invite pastors and key members of their pastoral teams to join a Parish Catalyst Learning Community.


We ignite the imaginations and plans of pastoral teams in a unique process of collaborative learning, which challenges them to stretch their visions of ministry beyond the current strategies in play at their parishes

Our Blog

  • Reflect, Refine, Repeat

    Our first major change in strategy was reducing and refining how much we offered. We had gotten so overloaded with events that both our leadership and our Young Adults were spread too thin. This was a...

  • Planning with a Vision

    As we have pursued God’s vision for our church we have been blessed with unprecedented growth in every measurable way. This is most evident in our overwhelming weekend participation. Typically, the...

  • Old Saint Patrick’s Capital Campaign Tips

    Often times the phrase “capital campaign” can send clergy and church staff running for the hills, but I’ve found that this process actually strengthens relationships significantly between the ch...

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11100 Santa Monica Boulevard

Suite 1910

Los Angeles, CA 90025