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Liturgical Ministry

Lectionary on Lectern

Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist

Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist assist the priest in distributing the Body and Blood of Christ during the 9:00 PM Mass. Students who wish to participate in this ministry should contact University Ministry to schedule a training.

Lectors

Lectors proclaim the first and second readings during the 9:00 PM Mass. Students who wish to participate in this ministry should contact University Ministry to schedule a training.

Sacristans

Sacristans set up for the 9:00 PM Mass, assist the priest during the Mass, and clean up after the Mass. The sacristan is also responsible for scheduling the other liturgical ministers and planning and leading the One Bread, One Body Retreat in February. The sacristan is a Ministry Leadership position. Students who wish to participate in this ministry should apply to be a Ministry Leader in March.

If interested in serving, please contact University Ministry at ministry@udmercy.edu or (313) 993-1560.