Sacristans prepare and clear the altar vessels for Mass on weekends, weekdays and Holy Days. Sacristan-servers also act as altar servers for weekday Masses, funerals or special occasions when youth servers are not available. This ministry is open to those in the 8th grade who have been confirmed and adults.
|Required of the Volunteer||Registered, practicing Catholic. Enjoying a great love for the Mass and reverence for all vessels and books that are used for its celebration. Good organizational skills are a plus.|
|Training Required||Sacristan candidates should first attend Extraordinary Minister of the Eucharist training and one-on-one training with a skilled sacristan. Training is on an individual basis.|
|Time Commitment||Depends upon sacristan schedule and your availability.|
|Contact||Paulette Purvis, Church Office, 727.726.8477 x332|