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Greeters & Ushers

greeters and ushers


Mission:

  • Greeters & Ushers serve the parish by helping to establish a climate of welcome and order among those gathered for Mass so that the Sacred Rites can be celebrated with ease and grace. 

 Activities/Explanation:

  • Arrive early with appropriate attire.
  • Welcome parishioners as they arrive, being attentive to newcomers, children, the elderly, and those with special needs.
  • Help the congregation by handing out hymnals, receiving the collection, seating late arrivals and persons with disabilities, and arranging the orderly receiving of Holy Communion.
  • Ensure that a family/group has been designated to present gifts.
  • Carry the collection up when gifts are being presented and ensures its security.
  • Carry the collection in pairs to the counting room.
  • Assist with the orderly departure of parishioners.

Meeting Frequency:

  • Weekly as assigned for weekend Masses.

Meeting Location:

  • Parish Hall or one of the parish meeting rooms.

For more information contact:

  • George Fernandes (Telephone: 416-493-9916)