Archbishop Charles Chaput ’62 Appointed by Pope Francis to Pontifical Council for the Laity

From the Facebook Page of Archbishop Charles Chaput ’62

chaput-620x413The Vatican announced yesterday that the Holy Father has appointed me as a member of the Pontifical Council for the Laity. This council assists the Pope in all matters concerning the contributions that the lay faithful make to the life and mission of the Church, whether as individuals or through the various associations. Please pray for me that I may serve the Church well in this role and know that you are remembered in my prayers as well.