ParishSOFT Toolkit

ParishSOFT User Guides

Defining ParishSOFT designations

All parishes are to adhere to these designation (Active, ActOther, Contributor Only, etc) definitions.

How to choose the Spanish language in ParishSOFT

Those who have requested to receive communications in Spanish are to have their language marked as “Spanish.”

ParishSoft Family Suite – How to set up a new family

Always search for existing records first before setting up a new parishioner.

Family DUIDs: what they are and where to find them.

Each family in ParishSOFT is assigned a number, called a Family DUID (different than a member DUID.)

How to run a Parish Master Report to get Annual Bishop’s Appeal totals

How to 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’

How to find a parishioner record in ParishSOFT

You can find a parishioner record by alpha, or by DUID

Frequently Asked Questions