An Extraordinary Minister must have received the Sacrament of Confirmation, practice his/her Catholic faithfully and be in good standing with the Church. He/She must also receive permission from the pastor to enter this ministry.
Extraordinary Ministers must attend a training session with the diocese before being involved. The parish will cover the expenses for this training.
- Arrive at least 10 minutes before Mass.
- If unable to serve at assigned Mass, you must find a replacement.
Remember the need to be reverent and friendly while distributing Communion to the parishioners.Interested?