Pastoral Council

Pastoral Council

Mission: The purpose of the Pastoral Council is to provide Counsel and Support to the Parish Priest and encourage parishioners to undertake their due ministry in the parish according to the spirit of the Vatican II decree 'Lumen Gentium'.  Members of the Parish Council, being practising Catholics, uphold the Catholic ethos. The Council is to discern the pastoral developments and working of the Parish according to the Vision and Mission statement adopted by the Parish.

St Peter Chanel, St Joseph Parish Pastoral Council



Karim Kassis (Chair)


Charlie Scully (Vice Chair, Project Manager)


Maureen Hynes
Maureen Hynes (Secretary, Parish Choir)


Jennifer Rush

Jennifer Rush (Asst Secretary, Safeguarding)

Anthony Kasule


Arthur Doumit (SVDP, Retreats)


Brenda Wendt-Hussein (Catechists)


Jenny Michael
Jenny Michael (Liturgy)


Joji Salar

Joji Salar


Micheline Botham

Micheline Botham (Sacramental Program)


Paul Fuiava
Rani Sebastian

Renee Salar

Renee Salar



Rhia Victorino



Vinita Nazareth (Pilgrimages)

and Principals of the Parish Schools 

Ex officio members are:


Phil Townsend (principal SPC school) 


Gai Melville

 Gai Melville (principal SJW school)