Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist
Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist are commisioned to assist the priest in the distribution of the Eucharist at Mass, to the homebound and at the nursing home. Must be a fully initiated Catholic, have a love of Christ and the Eucharist, and a desire to serve the parish at Mass. The time required serving is at Mass on a rotating schedule (generally every 3 weeks), nursing home- rotating schedule (generally once a month) and homebound visits are made weekly. Nursing Home visits are every Thursday at 10:00 a.m. and homebound visits are every Wednesday. Ministers are commissioned by the Diocese for 5 year periods. Diocesan Certification is offered in the spring and fall. Further training is provided at St. Martin's as needed.
Contact: Mary Takacs 330-483-3808,