Parish Commissions

Are you interested in joining a commission?

Buildings and Grounds

The Building & Grounds Commission oversees property safety, repairs, routine maintenance and improvements for all parish and school facilities.

The commission meets on the third Tuesday of each month in the Monsignor Comiskey Room of the Parish Family Center.

For more information about serving in this ministry, please contact:

Matt Buescher
Chair, Building & Grounds

The Liturgy Commission

The Liturgy Commission focuses on all aspects of worship for Christ the King Cathedral. Commission members train the Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion, Lectors, Altar Servers, Ushers and Masters of Ceremony. Members of the commission are responsible for assigning lectors, altar servers, ushers, masters of ceremony and music ministry for every Mass celebrated at Christ the King Cathedral.  Additionally, commission members prepare the Liturgical Environment for every liturgical season by changing out altar cloths, banners and flowers, and prepare the altar linens including the purificators.  The four areas of concern for environment are:  the Sanctuary -- the worship area, a climate of Hospitality, Liturgical Traditions and Seasonal Images.

The commission meets on the Third Monday of each month - except for June and July - at  7 p.m. in the Monsignor Comiskey Room of the Parish Family Center. For more information, please contact the chairperson or CLICK HERE.

Mary Presley
Chair, Liturgy Commission

Religious Education Commission

The Religious Education Commission develops, promotes and evaluates educational programs which answer educational needs of parishioners. It also gives leadership to parish efforts to help people acquire a deeper understanding and experience of faith. Meetings of the commission are on the third Thursday of each month, except July and December, at 6 p.m. in the Parlor and are open to all parishioners.

Goals and Objectives

  • Coordinate a policy of religious education for the parish.
  • Support the school board committee.
  • Assist the parish catechetical leader in presenting a strong program for children in public schools.
  • Assist the pastor in implementing a program of sacramental preparation and catechesis for the parish.
  • Assist the RCIA director and parish catechetical leader in preparing and presenting the Rite of Christian Initation for Adults and/or children.

For more information, please contact:

Steve Synck
Chair, Religious Ed Commission

Social Ministries (Peace & Justice)

Parishioners of Christ the King Cathedral actively support many outreach and social justice programs.  Among them can be found HERE:

Spiritual Life Commission

The Spiritual Life Commission of Christ the King Cathedral exists to promote various forms of spiritual enrichment to parishioners. The commission helps parishioners understand the spirituality of stewardship by discovering their gifts and talents. A special concern of the commission is support for inactive Catholics through programs of evangelization.

Please CLICK HERE for more information regarding this commission.

Jeanette Hardin
Spiritual Life Commission Co-Chair


Youth Commission

The Youth Commission meets the second Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Youth Rooms of the FAC. Its goals are to empower young people to live as disciples of Jesus Christ in the world today, to draw young people to responsible participation in the life, mission, and work of the Catholic faith community and to foster the total personal and spiritual growth of each young person.

For more information, please contact:

D'Maris Murillo
Director of Youth Ministry