Guidelines for Extraordinary Ministries of Holy Communion

 

INTRODUCTION

The Office for Worship has prepared the following guidelines for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion at Sunday Mass, as well as at other Eucharistic celebrations.

The purpose of these guidelines is to provide some general observations and principles regarding this important ministry of the Church.  They define clearly the contents of the liturgical law on this matter, the demands of a good Eucharistic liturgy, and the expectations of the universal and local Church.


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