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ALTAR LINEN CARE

Care for the linens used at the sacred liturgy. Activities include washing, pressing and cleaning of purificators, corporals and all other linens used for the sacred liturgy as necessary. Linens are retrieved on a regular schedule, cleaned and returned to the church. Meetings are held as needed.

ALTAR SERVERS (GRADES 4-12)

Serve at the altar and assist the priest and deacon with sincere devotion and decorum in the spirit of the liturgy. Carry the incense, processional cross, lighted candles at daily and weekend Eucharistic celebrations, sacraments, funeral Masses, benediction and prayer services. Training sessions are held for new servers and for current altar servers interested in additional responsibilities.

AMBASSADORS OF HOPE

Volunteers work with, and under the direction of, Seeds of Hope to strive to further the mission of the Church to the children in the inner-city Catholic schools. Volunteers presently go to two of the SUN Schools one day per week: St. Rose of Lima and St. Francis de Sales, to serve as aides to the teachers, help in the office and libraries, etc. Activities vary with each school. Meetings are held as needed.

AMBASSADORS OF MARY (Pilgrim Statue)

Offer prayer and devotion with the pilgrim statue of Our Lady of Fatima. By request, the pilgrim statue is brought to the home for one week, Saturday to Saturday.