Lector

Lectors proclaim the Word of the Lord at weekend liturgies. They are on a rotating schedule for Masses and may be requested to read at special liturgies throughout the year. New lectors must attend a training session.

For more information contact:
Fr. Cordonnier
937-372-3193 / Parish Office

Extraordinary Minister of Holy Communion

Eucharistic Ministers are called to serve the Parish community by offering the Body or Blood of the Lord to each person during the communion rite at Sunday liturgies. New ministers must attend a training session.

For more information contact:
Fr. Cordonnier
937-372-3193 / Parish Office

Music

The St. Brigid Ministry of Music offers the opportunity for parishioners to enhance the liturgical celebration through the use of their musical, vocal, and instrumental talents. Musicians, choir members, and cantors assist the whole congregation in participating in the sung parts of the Mass, such as hymns and psalms.

Choir – Open to all adult and young adult parishioners, this choir leads the music on the weekend and for special liturgical celebrations. They perform a range of music.

School Choir – This group leads the music at the 4:30 p.m. Mass once a month , at a Christmas Eve Mass.  Membership is open to St. Brigid School students grades 4-8.

Sacristan

The Sacristans prepare vestments and vessels for specific seasons and liturgies. They also ensure that vestments, vessels, and other liturgical materials are maintained, cleaned, or replaced as necessary, and set up for each rite.

For more information contact:
Tina Gwin, Dottie Cain and Kay Berner
937-372-3193 / Parish Office

Server

Servers assist the priest and members of the congregation during the liturgy. They lead the entrance procession and hold the book for the priest when he lifts his hands to pray in our name. They help prepare the altar before the Eucharistic prayer and do various tasks on special occasions such as carrying incense or holy water. Children are eligible to become altar servers in 5th grade. Adults serve at morning Masses during the week.

For more information contact:
Parish Office
937-372-3193 / Parish Office

Usher

Ushers greet members of the congregation as they arrive for Mass and help in finding seating for parishioners. They arrange for individuals or families to take up the offertory and collection and assist with the Communion procession. Additionally, they are attentive to special needs during the Mass, such as ensuring Communion is brought to those unable to walk. Any man, woman or older youth is invited to become a member of the Ministry of Usher.

For more information contact:
Paul Burr
937-372-3292 / Home

St. Brigid Parish

Church

312 Fairground Road Xenia, OH 45385
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School

312 Fairground Road
Xenia, OH 45385
937-372-3222 phone
937-374-3622 fax
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Parish Office

258 Purcell Drive
Xenia, OH 45385
937-372-3193 phone