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  • ACOLYTES – Young people in fifth grade and up are invited to become acolytes.  Acolytes assist with the liturgy on Sundays and at special Cathedral services.  Training is required and any youth interested in this ministry should contact the parish office.

  • ALTAR GUILD – Barbara Iannelli, Coordinator:  Prepare the altar and set our table for every weekly, daily, and special event our Cathedral hosts. “The active and willing hand of every Christian is needed to keep the church alive.”

  • CHALICERS:  Parishioners who serve the Lord through offering the cup during communion.

  • GREETERS:  Those who greet and welcome people as they enter the church.

  • LAY EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS – Laura Drum, Coordinator:  Lay Ministers take Sunday Communion to parishioners unable to attend services.

  • LECTORS/INTERCESSORS – Peggy Bankowski, Coordinator:  Any young parishioner who would like to read lessons during the worship on a Sunday morning is welcome to join the lectors. They must first attend a training session, offered early in the fall.  Excellent oral reading skills and regular church attendance are expected.  Contact Peggy Bankowski, the Cathedral Church Administrative Assistant at 610-865-0727.

  • MUSIC:  Adult Choir, Evensongs, Blessings of Pets, Lessons & Carols, Youth Chamber Choir, Jazz Band (Carol Yale)

  • USHERS – The ministry of ushering provides an opportunity for an individual to become an integral part of the church services by welcoming individuals and handing out bulletins prior to the service, collecting the offering, and assisting during the Holy Eucharist.

  • VERGERS – Assist the Clergy by acting as the Master of Ceremonies for liturgies.  Traditionally  dressed in black and grey, the Verger ensures the dignified flow of actions during worship.

  • WEDDING BELLES – A team of parish women give care and support to the wedding party prior to the ceremony.

· ACOLYTES – Raymond Arcario, Coordinator: Young people in fifth grade and up are invited to become acolytes. Acolytes assist with the liturgy on Sundays and at special Cathedral services. Training is required and any youth interested in this ministry should speak with the Acolyte Coordinator.

· ALTAR GUILD – Dolores Cauller, Coordinator: Prepare the altar and set our table for every weekly, daily, and special event our Cathedral hosts. “The active and willing hand of every Christian is needed to keep the church alive.”

· CHALICERS: Parishioners who serve the Lord through offering the cup during communion.

· GREETERS: Those who greet and welcome people as they enter the church.

· LAY EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS – Laura Drum, Coordinator: Lay Ministers take Sunday Communion to parishioners unable to attend services.

· LECTORS/INTERCESSORS – Gail Goshert, Coordinator: Any young parishioner who would like to read lessons during the worship on a Sunday morning is welcome to join the lectors. They must first attend a training session, offered early in the fall. Excellent oral reading skills and regular church attendance are expected. Contact Gail Goshert, the Cathedral Church Secretary at 610-865-0727.

· MUSIC

– Adult Choir

– Evensongs, Blessings of Pets, Lessons & Carols

– Youth Chamber Choir, Becky Berkenstock

– Jazz Band, Carol Yale

– Celtic Musicians, Ed Gamber

· USHERS – The ministry of ushering provides an opportunity for an individual to become an integral part of the church services by we

  • ACOLYTES – Raymond Arcario, Coordinator:  Young people in fifth grade and up are invited to become acolytes.  Acolytes assist with the liturgy on Sundays and at special Cathedral services.  Training is required and any youth interested in this ministry should speak with the Acolyte Coordinator.
  • ALTAR GUILD – Dolores Cauller, Coordinator:  Prepare the altar and set our table for every weekly, daily, and special event our Cathedral hosts. “The active and willing hand of every Christian is needed to keep the church alive.”
  • CHALICERS:  Parishioners who serve the Lord through offering the cup during communion.
  • GREETERS:  Those who greet and welcome people as they enter the church.
  • LAY EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS – Laura Drum, Coordinator:  Lay Ministers take Sunday Communion to parishioners unable to attend services.
  • LECTORS/INTERCESSORS – Gail Goshert, Coordinator:  Any young parishioner who would like to read lessons during the worship on a Sunday morning is welcome to join the lectors. They must first attend a training session, offered early in the fall.  Excellent oral reading skills and regular church attendance are expected.  Contact Gail Goshert, the Cathedral Church Secretary at 610-865-0727.
  • MUSIC

– Adult Choir

– Evensongs, Blessings of Pets, Lessons & Carols

– Youth Chamber Choir, Becky Berkenstock

– Jazz Band, Carol Yale

– Celtic Musicians, Ed Gamber

  • USHERS – The ministry of ushering provides an opportunity for an individual to become an integral part of the church services by welcoming individuals and handing out bulletins prior to the service, collecting the offering, and assisting during the holy Eucharist.
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  • VERGERS – Assist the Clergy by acting as the Master of Ceremonies for liturgies.  Traditionally  dressed in black and grey, the Verger ensures the dignified flow of actions during worship.
  • WEDDING BELLES – A team of parish women give care and support to the wedding party prior to the ceremony.

lcoming individuals and handing out bulletins prior to the service, collecting the offering, and assisting during the holy Eucharist.

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· VERGERS – Assist the Clergy by acting as the Master of Ceremonies for liturgies. Traditionally dressed in black and grey, the Verger ensures the dignified flow of actions during worship.

· WEDDING BELLES – A team of parish women give care and support to the wedding party prior to the ceremony.

 

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