The Liturgical Ministries concentrate on the various details of making the Mass and Sacraments available to the congregation. Individual ministries are also dedicated to creating a rich and meaningful liturgical experience for parishioners and visitors.
Youth in grades 4 and up assist the Priest during Sunday Mass and other liturgical services. Contact Kelly Gill at 716.432.4979.
Eucharistic Adoration is an informal ministry that offers prayer and adoration before the Blessed Sacrament every Wednesday evening from 7:30-8:30pm and on First Fridays from 9:30am until Noon, from September thru May. Contact Deacon Thomas F. Friedman, call 716-207-9158 or email:email@example.com for additional information.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
More commonly known as Eucharistic Ministers, this ministry is dedicated to assisting with the distribution of the Eucharist at Mass and to the sick and homebound. Contact Rectory for more information at 716-632-8838, ext. 403.
Volunteers welcome attendees upon arrival at Mass, assist with the seating of the congregation and coordinate the taking up of the offering during Mass. Contact at 632-8838
Adult volunteers serving as lectors are responsible for proclaiming the scriptures at Mass, Prayers of the Faithful, along with any parish announcements. Contact Gary Starck at 716-634-8595.
Small Linens Ministry
Laundering of small linens needed for Mass is provided through this ministry. If interested in joining contact at 632-8838
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Liturgical Planning Committee
This committee plans the liturgy and environment for each liturgical feast and season. Contact 716-632-8838
Nativity has a full range of musical ministries serving the weekend liturgies. They range from organist and cantor to full choir. For more information, contact Bob Volkman, Director of Music, at 716-465-3501.
Adult Altar Servers
Adult men and women offer assistance to the Priest during funeral Masses. Contact the Rectory, Karen Molitor at 716-632-8838