Extraordinary Ministers

Extraordinary Ministers

 

Extraordinary Ministers 

Extraordinary ministers are those to assist priest to distribute the Body and Blood of Christ at Mass. They are also commissioned to take Holy Communion to the hospitals, nursing homes, prisons and home bounds. Diocese of Portland requires all Extraordinary Ministers have to attend a training session and to be commissioned by their pastor on the Feast of Corpus Christi every year if possible.

According to diocese's norms, Extraordinary Ministers should be at least 16 years of age; have been baptized, First Communion and Confirmed. Beside that, the person has to show his/her faith and love in Eucharist. the person has to be good standing Catholics If you

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