SATURDAY: 5:30 pm
SUNDAY: 8:00 am, 10:15 am, 12:15 pm
LITURGY of HOURS: After daily Mass
ROSARY: W - 5:30 pm, TH 7:00 pm, F - 8:30 am
ADORATION: 1st Thursdays 5:00 pm
Confessions are held every Thursday at 5:15 pm in the Chapel or by private appointment with the priest
TUESDAY & FRIDAY: 9:10 am
WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY: 6:15 pm
LITURGY MINISTRY SCHEDULE
The primary function of the Mass Coordinator is to provide a liaison between the celebrant and all other participants of the liturgy, thereby minimizing distraction and intensifying the joy of worship.
Contact: Erin Laurence, Directory of Liturgy & Music - 468-3600 ext. 114
Michael Sprangers, 471-0053
Anne Ventura, 340-2572
Andy & Linda Lazo, 471-5386
John and Jing Fassoth, 462-0189
George & Rose Daria, 536-2501/536-7763
Charles & Bernardita Mixer, 990-9300
Roly & Julieta Tiamzon, 498-1427
Serving at weekend liturgies; persons grade 5 and up.
Contact: Mike Sprangers - 471-0053
ART & ENVIRONMENT
The Art and Environment team works creatively with the Director of Liturgy to develop ideas for decorating which will be implemented during the appropriate seasons throughout the liturgical year.
Contact: Erin Laurence, Directory of Liturgy & Music - 468-3600, ext. 114
Members of the audio ministry must possess expertise in this field in order to be able to assist with all of the audio needs of the parish.
Contact: Jeff Rakowski - 621-3033
Cleaning liturgical candlesticks.
Contact: Julie Rakowski - 420-9150
Ministering the Body and Blood of Christ at liturgy; recommended by pastor and appointed by the Bishop, workshops provided for parishioners who are Confirmed and are Roman Catholics in good standing*.
Contact: Rose Daria - 431-0929
Proclaimers of God’s word in the Sunday assembly; workshop training provided for adult, confirmed Roman Catholics in good standing.*
Contact: George Webb - 962-2580
Involves washing, ironing, properly hanging and caring for altar linens.
Contact: Carol Sprangers - 471-0053
The weekend liturgies have an employed babysitter and teenage assistant. Children 6 months to 4 years are welcome.
Contact: Joseph Gurliaccio, Director of Child and Family Formation - 468-3600 ext. 105
Sunday mornings one of four teams count, code and tabulate the collections from each Mass and prepare the bank deposit of these funds. Envelope receipts are separated and recorded so that specific wishes of the parishioner can be honored. Individual donations are recorded in the computer for later preparation of the quarterly reports provided to all parishioners detailing their own contributions and promise status. Members are appointed by the pastor.
Susan Tenczar, Coordinator | Linda Benitez
Chris Clamor | Nellie Shirley/Karen Zito
MONTHLY SCHEDULE FOR THE LITURGY PARTICIPANTS
Prepares bi-monthly schedule mailed to each minister from the parish office.
Contact: Beverly Boler - email:
Caring for all parish plants, including ones used for seasonal liturgies.
Contact: Sandra Horsey and Bridget Walke
Greeting and guiding parishioners and guests at liturgies.
Contact: Conrad Westerman - 636-6582
Providing red rose wine (with screw cap only) for liturgies.
Contact: Brandee Higgins - 468-3600, ext. 116
* A Catholic in good standing: attends Mass faithfully; is registered in the parish; has received all three Sacraments of Initiation (Baptism, Eucharist and Confirmation); if married, married in the Catholic Church or a marriage validated by the Catholic Church; if single, not living with another person in a romantic relationship or as a couple.
Music Ministry provides opportunities to worship and praise the Lord through vocal or instrumental music. Adults and youth are welcome to join the music ministry program at Holy Spirit anytime during the year.
The Holy Spirit Adult Choir assists with the musical leadership at the 10:15am Sunday Mass and also provides music for special liturgies throughout Lent and Advent. The choir incorporates a broad range of music into the liturgy, from traditional hymns to contemporary Christian songs.
Our Spirit and Song music group, comprised of high school students and young adults, sings on a monthly basis for Mass as well as for Christmas, Easter, Pentecost, special events and outreach projects throughout the year.
The Youth Choir rehearses on Thursday evenings during the school year and sings for select Masses during Ordinary Time as well as for Christmas, Easter, and Pentecost.
In addition to working on music for the weekend liturgies, all three choirs at Holy Spirit prepare for concert performances throughout the year.
Cantors help lead the congregation in song. Vocal training and proficient music reading ability are necessary if you are interested in auditioning to become a cantor.
YOUTH CHOIR (grades 1-7) – 6:00 pm-6:45 pm Thursdays (Rehearsals take place in the church library)
SPIRIT & SONG (8th grade and up) – Friday evenings as scheduled through GroupMe
ADULT CHOIR – 7:00 pm-8:30 pm Thursdays (Rehearsals take place in the Worship Space)
Please contact Erin Laurence, Director of Liturgy & Music, at 468-3600 ext.114