Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister of Holy Communion to the Nursing Homes
Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister of Holy Communion
to the Nursing Homes
The Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister has a deep faith in Our Lord Jesus’ Real Presence in the Eucharist. Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministers of Holy Communion to the Nursing Homes, serve Rockland's healthcare facilities: South Shore Rehabilitation and Webster Park Rehabilitation. This is a beautiful grace-filled ministry which requires the help of numerous Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministers to visit and distribute Communion to our brothers and sisters in Christ. Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministers serve on teams to the nursing homes. This ministry takes an hour a week. Teams serve once a month.
• Is a trained Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister who is a practicing Catholic in full communion with the Church, who has received First Holy Communion, Confirmation and is in good moral character.
• Attend provided training.
• All Extraordinary Eucharistic Ministers to the Homebound/volunteers attend one session of Virtus® Protecting God's Children, sign a Code of Conduct and complete a yearly CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) form as mandated by the Archdiocese of Boston.
If you are now or have been in the past an Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister, please prayerfully consider this opportunity to serve our community.
If you are interested in volunteering for this ministry or would like more information please contact Teresa Doyle Smith, Pastoral Associate at the Rectory (781-878-0160) or email Teresa at: [email protected]