The Society is a non-profit charitable organization whose purpose is to:
(a) To promote the spiritual and intellectual welfare of its members;
(b) To promote among lawyers and others high standards of religious, social and ethical ideals and practices;
(c) To encourage interfaith understanding and brotherhood; and
(d) To sponsor the annual Red Mass for elected and appointed officials and members of the legal profession.
The Society is led by four Officers and a Board of Directors elected by its Members.