Liturgical Ministries

ATTENTION – BLESSING OF ALL LITURGIAL MINISTERS – Blessing and Personal Recommitment to Ministry to of all Liturgical Ministers will be SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17 at each Mass. This includes all Lectors, Ministers of Communion, Ministers of Hospitality, Altar Servers, and Choir Members. We ask that ALL Liturgical Ministers attend Mass at St. Rita this day for this very important action.

We always need new people to participate in our liturgies and Masses!

If you feel called to get involved with this ministry, there are many opportunities for you. These include:

  • Minister of Communion
  • Lector
  • Altar Server
  • Choir
  • Minister of Hospitality (Usher)

Please contact Jenny Meehan, our Pastoral Associate and Coordinator of Liturgy, at 773-434-9600, ext. 24 or jenabeeb1026@aol.com for more information of what the requirements are for each particular ministry.

To become a Minister of Communion or a Lector, you must attend a formation training offered by the Archdiocese / Vicariate V.

Please note:  Per rules of the Church, to be a Minister of Communion, if you are married, you must be married in the Catholic Church.