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ACCOMPANISTS

Purpose

To provide piano or organ accompaniment for choirs and cantors at Sunday and occasional weekday Masses. Audition required. Play at Sunday Masses and other liturgies as needed.

ADULT CONFIRMATION

Purpose

To prepare baptized Catholics who have received their First Eucharist to enter into the fullness of sacramental life. Preparation includes classes, a sponsor component and a retreat. Meets weekly on Sunday mornings, 9:45–11:30am, September to April with Confirmation in the spring.

ALTAR LINEN CARE

Purpose

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 (4th grade or older)

Purpose

To serve at the altar and assist the priest and deacon with sincere devotion and decorum in the spirit of the liturgy. To carry the incense, processional cross, lighted candles at daily and weekend Eucharistic celebrations, Sacraments, Funeral Masses, Benediction and Prayer Services.