Acolytes

Thurifer

Eucharistic Ministers' Schedule

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Our community gives thanks to the young men and women who serve in the ministry of acolyte.  We are blessed to have a number of our acolytes who have gone on to local colleges, universities, and have graduated and returned home; to continue to serve in this ministry. 

 

The altar servers participate in Sunday and Holy Day Masses, and other liturgies as announced.  The servers progress through a variety of ranks, from server to thurifer, and then to Master of Ceremonies.  Altar servers perform most of the functions of the former "minor order" of ordained clerics known as acolytes (from the Greek word akolouthos or 'attendant').  Church writings from the second and third centuries discuss the role of acolytes, giving the office great importance and honor in the history of the Church.  Altar servers today are not ordained, but are 'commissioned' by their parish priest.

 

The primary role of the altar server is to assist the priest in the celebration of the liturgy during Mass.  This is done through specific actions and by setting an example to the congregation by active participation in the liturgy (hymns, responses, etc.), by 'looking alert' and by sitting or standing at the appropriate times.

 

Altar servers at St. Uriel's are expected to realize that they are to set the standard for worship.  They do this with a sense of humility, knowing that through their example of reverent service, they contribute to the beauty and solemnity of the liturgy which leads the assembly to God.

Title: "Song of Sienna" 

Album: Sienna     

Artist: Brian Crian 

Acolytes' and Thurifer Schedule

There will be only one server used at each Mass.  As is our custom of using incense at the second Mass, until further notice (due to Covid-19) we will not be using Incense.

January 3

 

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.                  Server

10:00am Mass

Harrivan, G.             Server

Pace, T.                     Thurifer

January 17

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.               Server

10:00am Mass

Clauburg, Jr.         Server

Miller, A.                Thurifer

February 7

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.                 Server

10:00am Mass

Rogers, J.               Server

Clauburg, E.          Thurifer

March 7

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.          Server

10:00am Mass

Rogers, J.        Server

Brisben, J.      Thurifer

Saturday, January 9

4:00pm Mass

Harrivan, G.          Server

January 24

 

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.                  Server

10:00am Mass

Harrivan, G.            Server

Pace, T.                    Thurifer

Sunday, January 10

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.         Server

10:00am Mass

Kiely, D.         Server

Brisben, J.     Thurifer

January 31

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.               Server

10:00am Mass

Miller, G.                Server

Thorpe, J.              Thurifer

February 14

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.            Server

10:00am Mass

Rogers, M.           Server

Brisben, J.           Thurifer           

February 21

 

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.                 Server

10:00am Mass

Clauburg, E., Jr.   Server 

Thorpe, J.              Thurifer

February 28

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.              Server

10:00am Mass

Miller, A.                Server

Clauburg, E.          Thurifer

March 14

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.                 Server

10:00am Mass

Clauburg, E. Jr.      Server

Thorpe,                   Thurifer

March 21

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.                Server

10:00am Mass

Harrivan, G.         Server

Brisben, J.             Thurifer

Upcoming schedules for Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Easter Vigil and Easter Sunday can be found under:

MINISTRIES:

 

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April 11                                  

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.                    Server

 

10:00am Mass

Clauburg, E. Jr.         Server

Miller, G.                    Thurifer

April 18                                

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.           Server

10:00am Mass

Rogers, M.     Server

Thorpe, J.     Thurifer

April 25                                    

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J.        Server

 

10:00am Mass

Rogers, J.         Server

Brisben, J.       Thurifer

May 2                                   

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.           Server

10:00am Mass

Harrivan, G.           Server

Clauburg Sr., E.    Thurifer

May 9                                  

800am Mass

Mahon, J.

10:00am Mass

Miller, A.       Server

Thorpe, J.      Thurifer

May 18

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.               Server

10:00am Mass

Clauburg, E. Jr.  Server

Pace, T.                Thurifer

May 23                                

8:00am Mass

Mahon, J. 

10:00am Mass

Rogers, M.      Server

Miller, G.      Thurifer

May 30                              

8:00am Mass

Sroka, S.           Server

10:00am Mass

Rogers, J.     Server

Miller, A.           Thurifer