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Altar Serving

Altar Serving

Altar Severs are young ministers who serve at the altar during Mass.  It requires a basic understanding of the Mass and the common prayers included within the Mass.  Altars servers are expected to serve at least 1 or 2 times a month including time before Mass to set up and time after Mass to clean up, but are scheduled according to the server's availability.  This ministry can also include serving at special events such as weddings and funerals on a volunteer basis.

Qualifications: Boys and girls from 4th grade to 12th grade who have received First Holy Communion.

Training: One-time training available 3-4 times a year; Ongoing meetings quarterly.

Coordinators: Tim and Angie McCann

Contact information: Please contact Maggie Howard in our Liturgy Office at 303-776-0737, ext.112 or