Altar Server

The Duties of Altar Servers:

  • Assist priest and deacon during the celebration of the Mass
  • Help the people pray by your example
  • Carry the cross/candles during the Entrance procession
  • Assist the priest by holding the Roman Missal book from which prayers are read
  • Assist in preparing the altar for the liturgy of the Eucharist
  • Assist the priest in the ritual washing of his hands
  • Carry the cross during the dismissal procession