Assists the priest at the altar in the celebration of the liturgy. (Schedule)
Leads the congregation with chanting the parts of the Mass and singing hymns as appropriate for the Liturgy.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Helps distribute the Eucharist during Holy Communion during Mass. (Schedule)
Readers proclaim the Word of the Lord during Mass.
Ushers & Greeters
Greets and seats people, distributes bulletins, and responds to emergencies.
The pastoral council is a consultative body and is governed by norms determined by the Archbishop. It collaborates with the pastor to discern through consultation how to address the challenges and opportunities encountered by the parish in its particular time and place.
The parish finance council is composed of Catholic faithful who offer advice to the pastor in the administration of the parish’s temporal goals. Its purpose is to provide the pastor, the parish pastoral council, and other leadership bodies with professional financial analysis.
Makes liturgical recommendations.
Faith Formation & Liturgy Commission
Assists the Pastoral Administrator in providing quality faith formation consistent with Archdiocesan policies and guidelines including assessment of parish needs and acting in an advisory role in recommending plans for faith formation.
Helps maintain tidiness of the Sanctuary.
Eucharist for the Sick and Homebound
Gives Communion to those who cannot physically attend Mass due to health constraints.
Hosts annual events such as the Outdoor Sale (May), Oktoberfest (September), and Parish Picnic (August), as well as the Parish Breakfast (last Sunday of every month Jan.-Nov.).
Hosts coffee hours after Mass, meals, Fall Festival (November), Adopt-a-Family, Fundraiser (June), and special parochial celebrations throughout the year. Members meet together every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 10 AM September through June. All women of the parish are welcome to join. Whether you are new to the parish or have been here for many years, we encourage you to join us and help us in our quest to support the mission of our parish community.
Society of Saint Vincent de Paul
Composed of parishioners, members of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul provide aid and prayerful healing to members of the community. To contact SVP leave a voicemail at (360) 458-1904 or leave an email.