Office of the Tribunal

The Office of the Tribunal does research on questions of church law, offers workshops on various topics of law and does the research and decision-making regarding marriage annulments. The office has seven priests with special degrees in canon law, a full-time case manager and a part-time clerical employee. Their job is to apply the Law of the Church, to balance rights and responsibilities, and to balance the individual's good with the common good.


Rev. Brian Nelson
Judicial Vicar
(316) 269-3960
            Rev. Michael Nolan
Adjutant Judicial Vicar
(316) 269-3960
            Mrs. Cheryl Martin
Tribunal Office Auditor
(316) 269-3960