Ministers of the Eucharist have a special responsibility to assist the clergy in the distribution of Holy Communion in the forms of the Body and Blood of Jesus. If you feel called to be an E.M., please contact a member of the staff for discussion. Certain criteria and a Diocesan training session are required.
There is no entrance processional for EM’s
Lectors proclaim the Word of God during weekend Masses and other liturgical celebrations after prayerfully reviewing the Scriptures. Periodic training and updates are provided.
High School students as well as children in grade six and up are invited to assist the priest at weekend liturgies. Servers may also be asked to serve weddings, special liturgical feasts and other celebrations. This ministry is open to day school and PSR students.
Altar Servers Adults
Adult servers are used primarily to serve at funeral liturgies. Training is provided.
If you are a “new” Sunday Altar Server, please arrive in the sacristy 15 minutes prior to Mass to receive instructions
from the Sacristan or Fr. John.
If you are unable to serve at your assigned time, please arrange for a substitute. If you are no longer able to serve, please call the rectory at 216-226-7577.
ATTENTION HIGH SCHOOL ALTAR SERVERS:
Are you interested or available in serving for Weddings at St. Mark Church?
Please call the rectory at 216-226-7577 if you are interested. You would receive a $10 offering for serving.