Altar Guild

The Altar Guild provides a vital service to the parish community.  Some members do all the things necessary to keep the sanctuary and entrance areas clean and orderly.  Other members care for small linens, by laundering and ironing and/or the laundry and repair of larger cloths used at liturgy.
Presently, there are four teams who volunteer to do the sanctuary chores.  Each team perform their duties once every fourth week.
Those who volunteer to launder the small linens are asked to commit to a month of caring of linens.  Laundry is picked up after weekend Masses, cleaned and returned for following weekend.   The frequency for this ministry is every fourth month.


We are always in need of extra pairs of hands.  If interested in becoming part of this important ministry, contact Ellen Reynolds at the rectory 781-828-3420 ext. 11.


Altar Guild Schedule October 2017 - August 2018:    
 

  FRI/SAT FRI/SAT FRI/SAT FRI/SAT FRI/SAT FRI/SAT
             
Elaine Timilty Oct 13/14          
             
Cathleen Magner Nov 17/18 Jan 12/13 Mar 9/10 May 4/5 Jun 29/30 Aug 24/25
Ann Lee Dec 15/16 Feb 9/10 Apr 6/7 Jun 1/2 Jul 27/28  
             
Marian Reardon Nov 24/25 Jan 19/20 Mar 16/17 May 11/12 Jul 6/7 Aug 31/Sep 1
Ann O'Connor Dec 22/23 Feb 16/17 Apr 13/14 Jun 8/9 Aug 3/4  
             
Barbara Guariano Nov 3/4 Dec 29/30 Feb 23/24 Apr 20/21 Jun 15/16 Aug 10/11
Debbie Power Dec 1/2 Jan 26/27 Mar 23/24 May 18/19 Jul 13/14  
             
Maria Caulfield Nov 10/11 Jan 5/6 Mar 2/3 Apr 27/28 Jun 22/23 Aug 17/18
Elaine Timilty Dec 8/9 Feb 2/3 Mar 30/31 May 25/26 Jul 20/21  

 

Care of Linens:
 

Robin Sullivan October February June
MaryEllen Hudner November March July
Marcia Verille December April  August
Ellen McHugo January May  

 

Altar Cloths:
 

Ellen McHugo

New Members Needed:
Do you have an extra hour, once a month on a Friday or Saturday morning? The altar guild teams could use your help. Altar guild duties include candle care, cleaning holy water fonts, etc. – small chores but so important in making our church surroundings respectful and welcoming. 
Contact the rectory for further information.

 

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