Saint Gall Catholic Church
 

1343 Centerville Lane
Gardnerville, Nevada 89410
(775) 782-2852     Fax: (775) 782-2622
 

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What is a Diocesan Synod?

Canon 460: A diocesan synod is a group of selected priests and other members of the Christian faithful of a particular church who offer assistance to the diocesan bishop for the good of the whole diocesan community according to the norm of the following canons (461-468).

 

Fr. Paul is pleased to announce the following members of St. Gall have been selected by our Pastoral Council and recommended to Bishop Calvo to participate in the Diocesan Synod on December 3, 4, 5. We are grateful for these dedicated folks who will be attending catechetical sessions in preparation for the Synod.

Delegates:
Al Bye, Marie Schnock, Marion Gandy, JoEtta Brown, Michael Morton, David O'Connor, Marie Angeles Caldera and Kariann Harbottle

Alternates:
Jack Stemplinger, William Szkrybalo, Ray Cardinal, Pat Cardinal, Gisele Davis and Betty Hertz

 

SYNOD UPDATE:

Results from the Diocese of Reno In-Pew Survey taken here at St. Gall on the weekend of April 11/12 are in!
All parishioners were asked to select their top three priorities from the list of 12.  Your top three priorities are:
FAMILY: Encourage faith in the home with an emphasis on family life within the Catholic community.  (5,345)
YOUTH: Support programs and activities to engage youth in the life of the Church.  (4,853)
EDUCATION: provide lifelong Catholic education, including families, youth and adults, that is accessible to all.  (4,758)

Those remaining rankings according to the votes of the approximately 12,000 people who responded to the survey are:
MISSION (3,703)
CLERGY (3,347)
COMMUNITY (3,050)
PRAYER/SPIRITUALITY (2,478)
DIVERSITY (2,066)
SOCIAL JUSTICE (1,669)
DISCIPLESHIP (1,651)
EVANGELIZATION (1,591)
TECHNOLOGY (1,282)

 


 

 

 

Saint Gall Catholic Church

1343 Centerville Lane
Gardnerville, Nevada 89410
(775) 782-2852     Fax: (775) 782-2622
Email:  Church@saintgall.org

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