Guidelines and Resources

Guidelines for Altar Ministers, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion and Acolytes

These guidelines are offered as the fruit of the experience of the Perth Church in regard to the development of the ministries of Altar Ministers, Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist and Acolytes Archdiocese of Perth guidelines.

2018 Edition

Recommended Text

Communion of the Sick

This booklet incorporates the new communion texts from the Missal. It also gives a short form for use in hospitals and nursing homes. Essential for parish ministers, it is also a book which can be left with the sick person who will find rich spiritual support in the anthology of psalms, prayers and poems. Originally compiled by Frank O’Loughlin for the Melbourne liturgy office, it is now presented in a completely new and augmented format. Order Book for Liturgy Brisbane