Holy Martyrs Catholic Church

Guide for Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion

The celebration of the Eucharist every Sunday is the church’s most important activity and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion serve an important function in that activity. This guide is meant to assist these ministers by conveying the latest teachings of the church, giving sound advice for dealing with practical issues, and nurturing spiritual growth. Also included are frequently asked questions, a resource list, and a glossary.