Liturgical Ministry Formation Workshops

Carmel Bulletin, 6 October 2019 We are merely servants: we have done no more than our duty.Luke 17:10 Today’s gospel reminds us of the humility of serving others.  One way that we can place ourselves at the service of God and our neighbour is through engagement in liturgical ministry.  The Second Vatican Council reminds us … Continue reading Liturgical Ministry Formation Workshops

Formation Workshop for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

Carmel Bulletin, 2 November 2014 Over the past week, thirty-four of our Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion participated in the annual formation workshop. We reflected upon the participation on everybody in the liturgical celebration.  The Mass is the celebration of Christ and his Church – the Church present at this time and place, united in … Continue reading Formation Workshop for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

4/11/12 – Ministry Formation Workshops

Over the last week and a half, Ministers of the Word and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion have participated in their annual formation workshops. It was pleasing to see so many ministers participate (our last workshop was the biggest with 26 people in attendance).  Some great insights were shared, and hopefully we were able to … Continue reading 4/11/12 – Ministry Formation Workshops

5/12/10 – Reminders from the Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Workshops

During October, our Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion participated in their annual formation workshops.  This week, we are taking a moment to remind you of a few important matters we raised at the workshops. The Breaking of the Bread and other preparations at the altar for communion are undertaken by the priest, assisted as required … Continue reading 5/12/10 – Reminders from the Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Workshops

18/7/10 – Unity, Hierarchy, Order and Ministry

At present, we are exploring the liturgical principles which underpin our work in the Church Renewal Process.  Having considered active participation, we now consider the third principle, namely: Unity, hierarchy, order and ministry This principle is a reminder to us that every person has a role; a part to play in the life of the … Continue reading 18/7/10 – Unity, Hierarchy, Order and Ministry