Proclaim the Scriptures at weekend Masses and special liturgies. 

who are the lay ministers proclaim the readings and certain other prayers during Mass.

ed men, women, teens and young adult volunteers who are registered members of Sacred Heart Church. 

Training and special preparatory materials are provided.

This ministry requires good speaking skills, along with the ability to convey emotion and content without distracting the focus of the congregation. 

In addition, some preparation is required during the week since the Reader should know the assigned reading(s) well enough to avoid stumbling over unusual names, words, or syntax.

Arrive 15 minutes prior to Mass.