Description: Our mission is to assist the Priest in the conduct of the Mass and other liturgical celebrations. The altar servers work to create a reverent atmosphere during Mass.
Specific responsibilities: Include carrying the processional cross & candles, holding the Sacramentary, assist in preparing the altar for the Liturgy of the Eucharist, assist in receiving the gifts and helping with the hand washing of the priest during the preparation of the gifts.
Activities: Serving will provide you the opportunity to become more involved in your faith and the church.Altar servers learn responsibility and organization.
Time Commitment: Serve at least one Mass a month and attend occasional training.
Helpful Attributes: This ministry is not just for the youth in our parish. It is an important and helpful ministry available to all 10 year olds and older who have made their First Holy Communion and demonstrate a willingness to serve. It is a great way for the whole family to become more involved in the understanding and celebration of the Mass.