Celebration

Ministry Outline Contact Person/s
Altar Servers We have both Junior and Senior Altar Servers at Our Lady of Dolours. Altar servers assist at the altar during Mass. Junior Servers - Open to those who have made their First Holy Communion, girls as well as boys. Senior Servers - are 17 years and over. Women, as well as men, may serve. They are instructed what to do and are rostered on a regular basis. Gerard Ryan 9419 8310
Children's Mass Readers Children's Mass is held on the 1st Sunday of the month (except during school holidays) at 9.00am. Children read the commentary, the readings and the Prayers of the Faithful. Angela Hague 9410 9033 or angela.hague@bbcatholic.org.au
Choirs & Music Ministry Team The choirs lead the singing at Mass. New members, young and old, women and men are welcome. Musicians provide the musical accompaniment for the singing at Mass. Anyone who plays a musical instrument (organ, piano, guitar etc.) is welcome. We have many active choirs at Our Lady of Dolours
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EMHC) assist at Mass by helping the priests distribute Holy Communion. Many of them also take Communion to the sick and housebound. Gerard Ryan 9419 8310
Filipino- Chaplaincy sponsored Mass Mass (in English) at noon on first Sunday of each month. Fellowship after Mass encourages friendship and support amongst the attendees. Giselle Goloy. giselle.goloy@gmail.com
Indonesian Catholic Group Support, friendship and community for immigrant families and students from Indonesia. Mass held at 7:00pm 3rd Sunday of each month annylwidagdo@yahoo.com
Liturgy Team Coordinates the liturgical ministries and facilitates ministers' formation. Prepares and evaluates liturgies (especially Sunday Mass, Easter & Christmas) in line with the Church's directives and the parish's needs. Meets monthly. Members learn more about the liturgy (including word and gong, geture, ritual and symbol, celebration of all the sacraments, funerals, Liturgy of the Hours, etc.) and assist the people's conscious participation in it.  Deacon Kevin Hale 9410 9026 kevin.hale@bbcatholic.org.au
Readers Readers proclaim the Word of God at Mass. They prepare by studying and meditating on the readings at home. Readers are rostered on a regular basis. Charmaine Wan 0416048400 charmainewan@gmail.com
Wardens Take up collections at Sunday Mass Susanna Siu 0415608336  sansusanna@gmail.com
Welcomers Welcome people at church doors on Sundays Bernadette Ho 9410 9031 bernadette.ho@bbcatholic.org.au
Youth Mass Youth Mass is celebrated every Sunday at 5.30pm. The Youth of the Parish provide the music, choir, commentary, readers and also read the Prayers of the Faithful Adrian Brannan 9410 9025  adrian.brannan@bbcatholic.org.au 
Youth Readers High school youth and young adults read at 5:30pm Sunday Youth Mass Adrian Brannan 9410 9025 adrian.brannan@bbcatholic.org.au