The Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion is one of the most important ministries to the Roman Catholic liturgy. Each weekend, 85-90 ministers are scheduled to serve the St. Michael community.
Ministers receive extensive and ongoing training and are scheduled according to their preferred Mass time (usually twice per month).
The requirements to serve as Eucharistic Minister are:
being a fully-initiated Catholic in good standing
have received the Sacraments of Baptism, Eucharist, and Confirmation
if married, marriage must have been blessed by the church
be a registered member of the parish