Eucharistic Ministers

17630 Virginia Avenue, Hagerstown, MD 21740                              Email:                                                        Phone: (301) 797-9445                                                                                                                      

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“Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life, and I will raise him on the last day.” (John 6:54)

Ministers of the Eucharist are lay men and women who assist the priest in the distribution of Holy Communion. Their ministry is three-fold: distribute communion at Mass; take the Eucharist to parishioners who are home bound or institutionalized, and some­times conduct communion services if a priest is unavailable. Eucharistic ministers are nominated by the pastor and approved by the Archbishop of Baltimore. A training pro­gram is provided and all Eucharistic ministers must attend an annual workshop. 

If you are interested in becoming a Eucharistic Minister and you are at least 18 years old, please contact the Parish Office.

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