The lector proclaims the Word of God during Mass, allowing all to hear and absorb the Holy Scriptures. Lectors proclaim the Scriptures so that they command the rightful attention and reverence of all gathered. a lector must have the skills to interpret and understand Scripture and sufficient public speaking skills.
Parishioners high school age and older are invited to help proclaim the Word of God for each Mass [4:00 PM, 7:30 AM, 9:00 AM, or 11:00 AM]. Those interested must attend a required training where they will receive a workbook and more information regarding responsibilities, scheduling, and expectations.