Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend's Posts
How do I find a parishioner record in ParishSoft? (by alpha, or by DUID)
Go under the Family Directory tab, under Family List, type the last name in the search bar, and press enter. If you have the Family DUID, you can also search… Read More
How do I set up a “Contributor Only”?
Also described as ‘How to add a visiting family who donated to the church’ and ‘How to add an unregistered copy of a family record’ If a family registered to… Read More
What is a Family DUID and where do I find it?
The Family DUID is used to post donations for the ABA and Pentecost Collection; it is also used to extract the mailing lists. The Family DUID is at the top… Read More
How to choose the Spanish language in ParishSOFT
Mailings from Bishop Rhoades are sent in English and in Spanish. The Spanish version is sent only to those who are marked “Spanish” under language field in ParishSoft (Spanish/English and… Read More
How do I run a Parish Master Report to get our ABA totals?
In ParishSoft, click the Diocesan Development tab (if you do not have this tab, you need to be set up with access- please contact Claire K. or Deb Gase). Next,… Read More
Defining ParishSOFT designations
Head of Household (abbreviated as HOH): this field drives the Family DUID, so it should always be active unless all members of the household are inactive. In most cases, the… Read More
ParishSoft Family Suite- How to set up a new family
To set up a new Family: Sign in to ConnectNow. You will see the screen below- click on the Family Directory tab. Click on the green “Add New Family” button,… Read More