The Diocesan Liturgical Commission provides ongoing leadership for the study and promotion of the liturgy throughout the diocese and acts in an advisory capacity to the Director of Liturgy and Bishop.
DIOCESAN LITURGICAL COMMISSION
The Diocesan Liturgical Commission (DLC) acts in an advisory capacity to the Office of Liturgy in order to carry out the Bishop’s mission of liturgical leadership in the Diocese. The DLC researches current issues and practice in liturgy and promotes understanding of the liturgy throughout the diocese. Members of the DLC are people of prayer with experience in catechesis and parish ministry. They have discerned a calling to this ministry and enjoy working as part of a team.
The Diocesan Forum on Initiation provides resources and formation on issues related to Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults including initiation for unbaptised adults and children of catechetical age, initiation for those baptised in other denominations, and completion of initiation for baptised Catholic adults.
The Diocesan Forum in Initiation (the Forum) works through the Office of Liturgy and with the Religious Education Secretariat to carry out the Bishop’s mission of Christian Initiation in the Diocese. The Forum supports parish initiation teams by providing formation in initiation ministry, researching best practices, and building relationships with parishes. Members of the Forum are people of prayer with experience in catechesis and ministry. They have discerned a calling to this ministry and enjoy working as part of a team.