Liturgical Ministries

Altar Servers

The youth of St. Angela Merici Parish can make a difference by becoming part of the Altar Server Ministry. As part of this ministry, youth have the opportunity to serve at the Lord’s Table with the priests and deacons of our parish. Service at the Lord’s Table is a responsibility and a commitment that is taken seriously by the children and their families.

Welcome, Fellowship & Hospitality Ministry

The Welcome, Fellowship & Hospitality ministry is a part of the parish’s vision of making Saint Angela Merici a place of welcome.  The ministers serve refreshments after Sunday Eucharist and invite parishioners to visit with one another in our Plaza.  This experience is supported by the atmosphere and environment created in our gathering area, in which café tables, patio chairs, and market umbrellas grace this open space. Welcome,...

Lectors

The documents on the liturgy speak about how Christ is truly present in various ways throughout the Celebration of the Eucharist. The proclamation of the word is Christ himself speaking to his people. The Lector's ministry speaks the word of God in a way that the people hear God speaking to them personally. A lector is truly a minister who not only proclaims the faith, but invites...

Greeting and Welcome

We are a new ministry serving at the morning Masses greeting parishioners with a smile and a warm welcome. Helping out during Mass wherever needed (collection, passing out special envelopes, cards, booklets, etc.), and after Mass wishing parishioners a good day handing out bulletins. Our ministry is still developing and we need many more individuals to help serve our parish community at all Masses. If you would like more information...

Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministers

God feeds His people at Mass through Liturgy of the Word and the Eucharistic. Eucharistic Ministers assist the presider and the people of God at Mass by distributing the Body and Blood of Christ. Jesus invites us to distribute his Body and Blood to those who hunger for life. Consider responding to Christ's invitation to feed the community of faith as they gather in worship. For more information...

Audio and Visual Ministry

The Audio Visual Team includes Stephen Cobb, Sue DeGrasse, Nancy Peralta and Fred Peralta. The team is blessed with a wonderful diversity of education and experience. The AV ministry is present at Sunday Eucharist, weddings, Quinceañeras, funerals and liturgical gatherings for prayer, in order to enhance the quality of worship. gs and funerals. Some of their responsibilities include projecting the music-words on the screens for Eucharist, Prayer Services, Diocesan...

Art and Environment Ministry

The Art and Environment Ministry works in collaboration with Father Michael-Dwight to enhance our environment for the liturgical year and to create a welcoming venue for our many parish gatherings. Some of the specific projects we undertake include: decorating the church for Advent-Christmas, Lent and Easter, holy Days and memorial and civil holidays, flower and plant arrangements preparation of meeting and work-spaces, provide a welcoming environment, i.e.,...

Ministerio Liturgico

La proclamación liturgica de la Palabra de Dios en el contexto de la asamblea eucaristica, no es tanto un momento de meditación de Catequesis, sino que es el dialogo de Dios con su pueblo, en el cual son proclamadas la maravillas de la salvación y propuestas siempre de nuevo las exigencias de la alianza. El pueblo de Dios por su parte, se siente llamado a responder a esta...

Monaguillos

“Dejen que los niños se acerquen a mi” Son las palabras que el propio Jesús pronuncio de sus santos labios, y el día de hoy, con mucho cariño y gusto en Santa Ángela Merici nos aseguramos como iglesia que esas palabras se lleven a cabo. El ministerio “Monaguillos” está formado por alrededor de 30 niños y jovencitos que tienen el privilegio de servir en la santa misa. Los monaguillos aprenderán...