MISSION: To participate in the Liturgy of the Word by proclaiming the Word of God at the Mass in a reverent manner.
ACTIVITIES: The Lectors prayerfully review the readings prior to the Saturday/Sunday/Holyday Liturgy. Responsibilities of the lector include:
making the announcements before Mass
being part of the entrance procession
carrying the Book of the Gospels if a Deacon is not present
proclaiming the first and second readings during the Liturgy of the Word, and reading the petitions if a Deacon is not present.
One Lector is assigned for each reading in a scheduled Mass when possible.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Any Catholic who has been confirmed may be commissioned to be a lector at the Sunday Masses. High School students are encouraged to participate. A training session is required. Please fill in the form below if you are interested.