Parish – Ministries – Liturgical Ministers

Lectors

Lectors participate in the Liturgy of the Word by proclaiming the Word of God at Mass in a reverent manner. Lectors prayerfully review the readings prior to the Saturday/Sunday/ Holy Day Liturgy.

Responsibilities of the Lector include: 

-being a part of the entrance procession

-carrying the Lectionary

-proclaiming the first and second readings during the Liturgy of the Word, reading the petitions and making the announcements at the end of the Mass.

-one Lector is assigned for each reading in a scheduled mass

Volunteer Opportunities: Any Catholic who has been confirmed may be commissioned to be a Lector at the Sunday Masses. High School Students are encouraged to participate. A training session is required.

You will find more detailed information concerning becoming a Lector including Parish Staff contact information as well as schedules on our Church of the Incarnation Parish App.   

 

Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist 

Responsibilities of the Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist include:

-assist in distributing the Body and Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the Sacrament of the Eucharist.

-distribute the Body and Blood of Our Lord at Saturday/ Sunday/ Holy Day scheduled Masses.

-take communion to the sick, homebound and those in nursing facilities.

Volunteer Opportunities: Any catholic who is confirmed may be commissioned to be an Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion. High School Students are encouraged to participate. A training session is required.
You will find more detailed information concerning becoming an Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist including Parish Staff contact information as well as schedules on our Church of the Incarnation Parish App.   

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