Extra-ordinary Minister of Holy Communion
These lay ministers assist the regular ministers of the Eucharist (the ordained) with the distribution of the Body and Blood of Christ in the Eucharist to the faithful at Mass, as well as those in the hospital or the homebound.
The requirements for serving as an EMHC are:
- 18 years of age or a senior in high school.
- Living a life in communion with the teachings of the Catholic Church. If married, must be a Catholic marriage.
- EMHCs must be trained in the basic theology of the Eucharist as well as the proper handling of the Body and Blood of Christ.
Formation for new EMHCs has been scheduled for the on the following dates:
Monday, March 20
Monday, April 24
We will meet in room 201 on the second floor of the Community Center at 7:00 pm. To ensure we adaquately prepared, please RSVP using the link below.
Andrew Meinen, Director of Liturgy and Music firstname.lastname@example.org
Fr. Francis Macatangay, Pastor
Ron Peterson, Coordinator (English)
Ricardo & Vilma Reyes, Maria Elena Rojas, Coordinators (Spanish)