Lector of the Word

Serves the liturgical assembly by proclaiming the sacred scripture during the Liturgy of the Word at Mass with clarity, conviction, dignity and understanding. Expresses reverence and decorum in carrying out this and other aspects of his/her role (including reading of weekly parish announcements and possibly the Prayers of the Faithful). Is faithful to the schedule of assignments and helpful in assuring that all the parish’s liturgical assemblies are adequately served with this ministry.