Liturgical Ministries

Liturgical Ministries

Altar Servers

Posted on November 14, 2018 in: Ministries, Liturgical Ministries

Altar Servers
Boys and girls begin sharing their time and talent as early as the fifth grade and are encouraged to continue serving into their high school years. They assist the priest during every Mass. All interested young people willing to help with this ministry are asked to serve. Contact: Keith Conboy 314-277-4233 keith@org4u.net

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Art & Environment
Artists, designers, craftspeople and helpers prepare and install banners and other decorations appropriate to the liturgical season. To contribute in this way. Please contact the parish office if you can help.

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Bereavement Ministry
This group offers assistance to parish families at times of loss. Bereavement ministers assist with funeral liturgy preparation including meeting with the family to help plan the funeral Mass and offering support for the families mourning their loss. Contact: Kathy Chilenski 849-3782

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Church Cleaning
The Heavenly Dusters, a group of men and women, clean the church weekly and before major feasts. New faces are always welcome for this behind-the-scenes activity. Contact: Ann Kruse 843-0335 

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Eucharistic Ministers
Commissioned extraordinary ministers of communion assist in the distribution of the Body and Blood of Christ at Mass. The ministers also bring the Body of Christ to fellow parishioners who are confined to their homes. This ministry is a perfect witness of stewardship, sharing one’s time and talent. New members are always encouraged to join, and orientation meetings are held periodically. Contact: Lisa Bozdeck 704-5250 mrsboz29@gmail.com

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Lectors

Posted on November 21, 2018 in: Ministries, Liturgical Ministries

Lectors
Lectors are the readers who proclaim God’s Word at all Sunday and Holy Day Masses. Lectors also read the general intercessions and announcements. A love for the scriptures and appropriate skills are necessary. Anyone interested in becoming a lector should contact Jo Ann Perkins, 270-3118 or jerkinsperkins@netscape.net

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Music
Music raises our worship to a higher level whether it is instrumental, a single voice, or the voices of the assembly united in song. We welcome instrumentalists of all kinds, cantors who will sing the responsorial psalm and lead the assembly, and adults who would like to join our choir. Click Here for all Music Ministries We welcome all parisioners who have gifts to share. Ministers of Music Rita Angeles Eleven o’clock Music Group  angeles@kenrick.edu 314-842-0712 René Zajner OLP Adult Choir, and Saturday 5:00 Mass...

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Sacristans
Our sacristans voluntarily care for the sanctuary, sacristy, sacred vessels, altar linens, vestments and floral arrangements. These parishioners ensure that these sacred items are available and ready at the proper time.

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Ushers/Greeters

Posted on November 15, 2018 in: Ministries, Liturgical Ministries

Ushers/Greeters
Duties include: greeting people as they enter church, helping with seating, collecting the offering, assisting as communicants approach the altar, and distributing the weekly bulletin. The ushers give of their time and talent to facilitate Sunday worship for the parish family. Contact: Rectory 843-3570

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Worship Committee
This group works on may levels to make our liturgies meaningful. With our pastor, they increase the assembly’s understanding of the liturgy. The Worship Comittee develops the theme of a season, through Art, Environment, Education and Formation.

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