Altar Servers - Society of St. Dominic Savio

This ministry is performed by boys and girls who are third grade or older and have received the sacrament of First Holy Communion.Teen and adult participation is highly encouraged.

Altar servers assist the priest during Mass. Some of their duties may be

  • Carry the cross during the processional
  • Carry the processional candle(s)
  • Hold the book for the priest celebrant when he is not at the altar
  • Carry the incense and censer
  • Present the bread, wine, and water to the priest during the preparation of the gifts or assist him when he receives the gifts from the people
  • Wash the hands of the priest
  • Assist the priest celebrant and deacon as necessary.

If you are interested in serving in this ministry, please email the following information to Deacon Charles Iner at

  • Name
  • Email address & phone number
  • New or returning server
  • Parent(s) name(s)
  • Which Mass attended

A training class is held at least once a year for new participants.