Liturgical Ministries

Altar Servers

Open to children in grade 4 and up.
Contact person: Msgr. David Joyce

Altar Servers Schedule

Altar Server Schedule – Dec 1 – 25, 2017

Altar Server Schedule for Nov. 2017

 

Lectors

Open to all active parishioners who have been confirmed, to proclaim the
Word at Masses.
Contact person: Virginia Thomas (413) 733-6898

Lector Schedule – Sept – Dec 2017

 

Children’s Mass Team

Needs adult members to plan and assist with the 9:45 Children’s Masses,
and children ages 7-18 to participate as lectors, greeters, choir members,
etc.
Contact: Jeanne Haley (413) 788-8589

Junior Lector Schedule – Sept – Oct 2017

Eucharistic Ministers

Open to all active parishioners who have been confirmed.
Contact person: Sr. Melinda (413) 781-1785

 

Music Ministry

The Holy Name Music Ministry proclaims the message of Jesus Christ through praise and hymns.

Choir – sings at special events
Director of Music: Tom Veto (413) 250-7812

Wings of Praise – sings at Sunday 5:30 pm; Practice Thursdays at 5:30 pm
Contact: Doris Poirier (860) 888-2406 or after 5:30 pm Mass

Spanish Choir – sings at Sunday 12:30 pm; Practice Wednesday from 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Contact: Arcangel Santiago

Holy Name Kids Choir – Practice is every Monday 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Music Director is Tom Veto.
This choir will sing at the 9:45 am Mass on the last Sunday of the month.

Holy Name Teen Choir (ages 11 and up) – Practice is on Wednesdays, 6:30 – 7:30 pm in Church.
Music Director is Doris Poirier

 

Sacristans

Adults who assist with the preparation of the altar for Mass, find Eucharistic
ministers, lectors, etc. when needed.
Training for new sacristan is done individually
Contact person: Margaret Martin (413) 737-4471

Ushers

Assist in passing the collection basket at all Masses.
Contact person: Deacon John Vennard (413) 733-5823

Greeters

We welcome and greet all people who wish to share in Christ as they come to Holy Name Church.
It would be wonderful to have Greeters at each door at each Mass.
Contact person: Kit Devlin (413) 782-0075
Trudy Devlin (413) 567-0072

Church Decorations

The Church is decorated at Christmas and Easter by volunteers. The Chairperson, in
consultation with the Rectory, orders necessary flowers and plants and helps to plan the decor.
Contact person: Sr. Melinda (413) 781-1785