Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion assist the priest in giving Communion to the assembly. They may also take Communion to the sick and elderly at home or in hospitals. Immensae Caritatis, 1

Cupped hands of a man holding a wafer of bread The Body of Christ when receiving communion at a Roman Catholic Mass


Parish Resources for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion.


Archdiocese of Perth Guidelines for Acolytes, Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion and Altar Ministers.


Training Sessions

Training Session for those who assist the Priest with the distribution of Holy Communion.

Further Information


Jocelyn Versace – Liturgy Field Officer

E: liturgy.cfl@perthcatholic.org.au

Parish Workshop

Parish Two Hour Workshops available on request. Minimum of Six people.

E: liturgy.cfl@perthcatholic.org.au