Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
Coordinators: Liz Hall
Phone : 463-2685
Goals and Purpose: To assist in the administration of the Body and Blood of Christ to God’s people, the Church.
Responsibilities: EMHCs serve to bring Christ to his people at the Mass, in hospitals and nursing homes and to shut-ins in their homes. EMHCs are commissioned for three years by the parish pastor. If someone has been commissioned in another parish, he/she will need to be re-commissioned by the pastor of St. Joseph Parish.
Helpful attributes: Must be a practicing Catholic and have compassion for the parishioners in need of this ministry.
Time Commitment: Approximately one hour per week.
Training Required: A training class and ability to serve at Mass as Minister of the Body and Blood of Christ.
Fingerprinting Required: No
Meeting Schedule: Various times as required by coordinator.