Pastoral Council Commissions & Ministries


Basilica of St. Paul

Administration Commission
Capital Campaign
Clerical Volunteers
Endowment Committee
Facilities Committee
Finance Committee
Our Catholic Appeal
Religious Articles Sales
Safe Team
St. Joseph Guild                                        Safe Environment/Fingerprinting
Sunday Collection Counters

Faith Formation and Evangelization Commission
Adult Formation                                        Baptismal Preparation
Basilica School Volunteers
Becoming Catholic (RCIA)
Confirmation Preparation                      Faith Formation for Children
First Communion Preparation
First Reconciliation Preparation
FOCCUS Marriage Preparation
Liturgy of The Word for Children
Special Events for Evangelization

  • All Souls Day Mass
  • Blessing of the Bikes
  • Blessing of the Pets
  • Easter Egg Hunt

Youth, Young Adult and Campus Ministry

Liturgical Life Commission
Altar Servers
Art and Environment
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Music Ministry/ Choirs
Ushers and Greeters
Wedding Coordinators


Parish and Spiritual Life Commission

Spiritual Life

Bible Study/Prayer Group
Divine Mercy Devotion                Miraculous Medal Novena                  Monday Night Prayer Group      Multicultural May Procession            Pentecost Celebration                            Pilgrim Virgin Statue Ministry            Prayer for Healing of Families          Rosary Devotion before daily Mass Secular Franciscans

Parish Life

Bereavement                                    Christmas Bazaar                                      Daily Hospitality Greeters                Filipino Ministry
Knights of Columbus
Ministry to the Sick
Order of St. Paul                                      Reception Committee
Respect Life
St. Theresa’s Circle
Thursday A.M. Coffee Social                  Vietnamese Community                    Vocations Committee

Social Service Commission
Bridge of Hope Feeding Center
Casa San Pablo
Catholic Charities
Christmas Angel Tree
Family Renew                                            First Step Shelter
Halifax Urban Ministries
Jail Ministry
Window Ministry

Spanish Commission
Acomodores (Ushers/Greeters)
Almuerzos (Lunch Committee)
Coro (Choir)
Comunidad (Community)
Festival Internacional Familia (International Family Festival)
Formacion de Fe (Faith Formation)
Grupo de Oracion (Prayer Group)
Healing Ministry
Monaguillos (Altar Servers)
Ministros Extraordinarios de le Santa Communion (EMHScs)
Proclamadores (Readers)
Sacristanes (Sacristans)