Liturgical Ministers

Liturgical Ministers

Lisa Kysely director of Music and Liturgy ~ phone 262-473-3143 ~ click here to email

Acolyte (Server)

The role of the Acolyte is to prepare and set up and clean up for the liturgy as well as Assist the presider during the liturgy. Acolytes need to have a good sense of the flow of the Liturgy to be able to be ready to assist as needed. Formation will be provided.

Lector (Reader)

The role of the Lector is to Proclaim the scriptures of liturgy. Practicing the readings before arriving at church is essential to the role of proclaiming the scriptures.

Eucharistic Minister for Liturgy

The Eucharistic Minister assists with the distribution of communion. They also take an active role in cleaning the vessels after the Liturgy. Eucharistic Ministers are asked to have been Baptized and Confirmed (or in the process of Confirmation).

Eucharistic Minister to the Sick or Homebound

This ministry links those parishioners who cannot attend mass to the church community through shared Eucharist, prayer, conversation, and information.

Ministers of Hospitality – Ushers

This ministry consists of women and men who gather the collection, enlist volunteers to bring up the gifts, usher the communion procession, clean up the pews and church after Liturgy, and help to provide a welcoming atmosphere.

Ministers of Hospitality – Greeters

This ministry provides a welcoming atmosphere to the members of the congregation. By extending a warm greeting they set the tone of hospitality that is part of the parish mission.  This ministry is one where all members of the family can participate.