Description: This committee sets up and cleans up the altar space after weekday and Saturday masses. Time Commitment: Those who attend daily or Saturday mass could easily assist with . . .
Who is eligible to be an altar server? After completion of 6th Grade, students from both the SFX Day School and the School of Religious Education are eligible to be altar servers. Girls and boys may serve. . . .
“ Let the children come to me…” — Matthew 19:14 Description: Children’s Liturgy of the Word Reflectors work with the children at the . . .
"Do this in remembrance of me." — Luke 22:19 Description: Eucharistic Ministers are lay persons who are mandated to assist the priests in . . .
Description: Funeral Sacristans are special “on-call” adults who serve both as sacristan and altar server who also set up everything for Funeral Masses (prepare the Gifts, lay out vestments for . . .
A group of men and women who are deeply rooted in prayer, lead worship at Word and Communion services and various other prayer services. These services take place at SFX church and at our local nursing/retirement homes . . .
Description: Trained and certified Ministers of Care in our parish bring the gifts of Eucharist and companionship to those living in nursing homes, the permanently homebound, and parishioners . . .
Description: The sacristan carefully arranges the liturgical books, the vestments, and other things necessary in the celebration of Mass. This person undertakes the overall preparation of liturgical celebrations, . . .
Taizé Prayer is offered monthly on the second Friday of each month at 7:30 p.m., alternating location between St. Francis Xavier and Grace Lutheran parishes . (Grace Lutheran is located one block east of St. Francis . . .
“ …serve one another with the gift each of you has received.” — 1 Peter 4:10 Description: The primary role of the usher is to greet people as they enter . . .