At our parish, the acolytes serve several roles, including carrying the cross and gospel book into church at the beginning of the service, lighting and extinguishing the altar candles, and bringing the vessels for Communion to the Deacon at the table-setting.
The Readers read the scripture selections in the service. Young or elderly, they read lessons from the Old Testament, Psalms, and the New Testament.
The Worship Service has many ministers: acolytes, readers, musicians, intercessors, ushers, and more. The schedule that shows who is serving when can be found here.
Worship with us on Sunday Morning 10:30 am
Bulletins are printed for each worship service. They contain the order of worship and the hymn numbers. If you are interested in helping to edit the bulletins, please contact the Rector.
Intercessors lead the Prayers of the People. They read out the prayers printed for that day, and the names of those for whom our prayers are requested.
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