Social Justice

Social justice includes education and promotion of tolerance, freedom, and equality. Our Justice and Family Commission, moderated by Rose Barry, is the face of our parish efforts in this component of parish life.

The commission is made up of four committees.

Immigration

Parish Immigration events: workshops on drivers license preparation, executive order preventing deportation, refugee foster care, National Justice for Immigrants voting drives.

Families in Crisis

Bridge families breaking down cultural boundaries, two families at a time Gilroy Resource Guide directs families to the services they need, such as food, counseling, medical and housing help
Building a support group for disabled parishioners

Respect Life

Promotes participation in Walk for Life, 40 Days of Prayer for Life, support for Informed Choices pregnancy counseling

Grief

Workshops on end of life decisions and funeral planning. Developing a grief support group.