Councils - Diocesan Level

Policies & Procedures for Celergy Personnel Board
Diocesan Worship Commision Guidelines
Priests Council Constitution
Diocesan Constitution Pastoral Council
Statutes-Diocesan Finance Council

Councils - Parish Level

Norms for Parish Finance Councils
Norms for Parish Pastoral Councils

Liturgical Policies (Sacramental)

Sacaramental & Liturgical Guidelines

Sacraments of Initiation

General Introduction
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults
Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults Part II/Christian Initiation of Children of Catechetical Age
Baptism of Infants & Very Young Children
Completion of Sacraments of Initiation & Liturgy Preparation Form
Liturgy Preparation Form
Sacrament of Confirmation Special Cases Outside of Completion of the Sacraments of Initiation
Penance & First Penance
Pastoral Care of the Sick/Rites of Anointing & Viaticum
Rite of Christian Marriage/Liturgical & Catechetical Guidelines
Order of Christian Funerals

Appendix - Liturgical Policies

Appendix B - Guidelines for Photography/Electronic Recording During Liturgical Celebrations

Ministering As It Relates to Liturgical Policies

Guidelines for Altar Servers
Guidelines of Lectors
Guidelines for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Polices & Procedures for Lay Leaders of Sunday Celebration in the Absence of a Priest
Guidelines for Lay Preaching

Marriage Policies

Region XII Canonical Counsel & Advocacy for Non-Matrimonial Cases
Marriage Policy
Marriages in the Trinitas Chapel
Policy for Saturday Weddings
Ursuline Chapel Wedding Policy

Miscellaneous Policies

Communication Technologies Policy
Conciliation & Arbitration Procedures
Eucharistic Sharing Guidelines for the Diocese of Helena and Great Falls-Billings
The Harvest - Statement of Purpose & Editorial Policy
Holy Days of Obligation
Political Activity Policy
Speaker and Event Policy

Personnel Policies
Personnel Policies & Procedures
Priest Policies

Ongoing Clergy Formation
Faculties of the Diocese of GF-B/Request for Permission
Process for the Incardination of a Cleric
Care & Well Being of Priests
Priest Funeral & Burial Guidelines
Substitute Priest Remuneration Form
Role of Sacramental Ministers
Duties & Responsibilities of Vicars
Retirement Housing

Deacon Policies

Permanent Deacon Agreement
Permanent Deacon Reflections on Ministry


Ordination Planning Guidelines
Ordination Planning Worksheet
Seminarian Handbook

Pastoral Administrator

Ministry of Pastoral Administrators
Policy on Remuneration for Pastoral Administrators

Women Religious

Policy for Compensation of Women Religious


Principles for Planning
Pastoral Plan for the Diocese of Great Falls-Billings (2012-2017)

Safe Environment Policies

Safe Environment Policies
Code of Pastoral Conduct Employees
Code of Pastoral Conduct Volunteers

School Policies

Temporal Affairs

Archive Policy
A Place of Occasional Worship
Policy Relating to Temporal Matters
Deposit and Loan Fund Policy
Transportation Policy