Parish Closings/Mergers
Sr. Kate Kuenstler—passionate advocate for the People of God—Presente!

Sister Kate Kuenstler, longtime canonical advocate for the rights of laity in the Church, entered into eternal life on October 28, 2019

AnalysisMitigating the Priest Shortage: A Plan

Approximately forty dioceses struggle to staff each of their parishes with a resident priest.

BlogFutureChurch Remembers with Gratitude the Life and Work of Sr. Kate Kuenstler

Once told that she had “little to no chance of winning” parish closure cases, Sr. Kate developed strategies that broke new ground in defending parish rights.

FutureChurch NewsNew York and Hartford Parishioners Persist with Parish Appeals

Over the past six months Catholics from thirteen dioceses across the U.S. and four dioceses in England have downloaded the free Save Our Parish Community resources from the FutureChurch website.

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VoicesAUSCP and FutureChurch Build a Bridge

AUSCP’s vision is to be “a priests’ voice of hope and joy within our pilgrim church.”

AnalysisRethinking Parish Life in the Face of the Impending Priest Shortage

Parish life in the face of the impending priest shortage does not necessarily need to end badly.

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