This ministry recruits, trains and schedules ministers to assist the clergy in distributing Holy Communion at Mass and to those unable to attend church. In Naas parish we operate this ministry under three groupings: Liturgical, Housebound Visits and Nursing Home & Hospital Visits. Rotas are available to download below.
If you are interested in joining our dedicated team of ministers please contact either Mary or Esther below.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion at Mass
DESCRIPTION: Assist with distributing Holy Communion at Mass on weekdays, at weekends and at other liturgies as needed.
TIME: Normal schedule is one or two weekend Masses per month.
OLSD Church Coordinator: Mary McManus. Ph. 045-879730, [email protected]
Ballycane Church Coordinator: Esther Murphy Ph: 085-1527456 eMail: [email protected]
COMMUNION TO THE HOUSEBOUND, HOSPITALISED AND THOSE IN OUR NURSING HOMES
DESCRIPTION: An invitation to serve communion to the housebound, hospitalized and those in our nursing homes. Requirements: Must be an Extraordinary Minister of Communion and be able to take communion on an as need basis. Prayerfully consider becoming part of this important ministry.
TIME: For those serving the housebound one or two visits a month and for those attending the hospital and nursing homes one visit a month. Communion is brought to housebound personnel after the 9am Sunday Mass. Visits to the local nursing home takes place on Tuesday evening at 6pm and on Sundays at 10am.
Housebound Visit Coordinator: Sabrina McCarthy Ph: 085-7175536
Nursing Home Coordinator: Noel Power Ph: 087-9203444
Latest Rotas – 2023
Church of Our Lady and St. David, Sallins Road
Rota for Masses in the Church of Our Lady and Saint David, Sallins Road – October – December 2023 – Download
Rota for Sunday Visits to Housebound Personnel and Weekday Nursing Home Visits – July-September 2023 – Download
Rota for Sunday Visits to Naas Hospital – Download
Church of the Irish Martyrs, Ballycane
Rota for Saturday Vigil Masses & Sunday Masses in the Church of the Irish Martyrs, Ballycane -November to December 2023 – Download
– Christmas 2023 to February 2024 – Download