Parish Pastoral Council Meeting - December 10, 2019

Transfiguration / St. Victor Pastoral Council

Minutes of December 10, 2019 Meeting

Members Present: Father Jim, William Burdett, Anna Marie Catanese, Joseph Catanese, Judi Damon, Tom DeMartini, Sam Houpt, Mary Kanaitis, Marie Kraig, Annie O’Neil, Bill Payne, Clara Salvi, Larry Scott, Lindsay Strishock, and Glenn Trevellini.

Guests:  MaryEtta Filotei and MaryAnn Miller


Opening Prayer: provided by Judi Damon

Business Items:

New parish name Sixty- five entries were submitted.  The committee divided into 3 groups of 5 or 6.  Each group received 21 or 22 submissions and was asked to come up with the top 5, because 15 names will be sent to Bishop Zubik. After much deliberation, each group presented their findings.  Everyone voted on their favorites (See the attachment).  The bishop will then send five names to the parish to be voted  on by parishioners.

Finances- Father is schedule to meet with the Men’s Group at STV on Wednesday, December 11. He will also do a presentation for all parishioners at STV on Sunday, December 22 at 6PM.

Next Meeting Mary will let us know the date of our next meeting. Sharon Hachman from the Diocese will be here to present a power point presentation about the merger. Everyone is encouraged to attend.

Closing Prayer

Next meeting:  Mary will let us know

Recorded and submitted by Clara Salvi

Names for the new St. Victor and Transfiguration Merged Parish

  1. Our Lady of the Lakes
  2. Divine Mercy
  3. Guardian Angel
  4. Pio of Pietrelcina
  5. Francis of Assisi
  6. Raphael
  7. Gianna Molla
  8. Dominick
  9. Corpus Christi
  10. Our Lady of Lourdes
  11. St. Anne
  12. St. Isadore
  13. St. Hubert
  14. St. Andrew
  15. St. Timothy