• Liturgical Ministries

  • Altar Servers
    Funerals: Serve at all funeral Masses, usually during week days.

    Altar Servers
    Weekdays: Adults who serve at weekday Masses.
    Weekends: Young people in Grade 4 and older who serve at weekend Masses.

    Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion
    Distribute Holy Communion at Weekend Masses
    Distribute Holy Communion at local convalescent homes
    Distribute Holy Communion to homebound parishioners
    Distribute Holy Communion at daily Masses

    Lectors: Members of the parish who proclaim scriptural passages and lead the congregation in prayers at weekend and weekday Masses.
    Contact Tom Keogh 860.463.5490 , tomkeogh@snet.net

    Ushers and Greeters: Ushers greet and assist parishioners and are responsible for the proper and orderly collection of the offertory money at all weekend Masses.
    Contact Ed Del Monte 203-421-4479 Ed.delmonte@uinet.com.

    Children’s Masses: These are held once per month at 9:30 AM Sunday Mass from October to March. Children from grades 3 through 8 participate in various parts of the service, such as bringing gifts to the altar, reading from scripture and greeting parishioners.
    Contact Rita Gould 860-663-3042 mgould89@comcast.net

    Eucharistic Adoration: Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament, for adoration, is offered on the first and third Thursday of every month. Adoration begins immediately following the 7:45 AM Mass and ends at 7:15 PM after Benediction.
    Contact Andrea Puglia 203-245-0381 drea1827@yahoo.com

    Living Stations of the Cross: Re-enacted once per year during Lent in the church. About 30 parish actors rehearse once a week for 8 weeks prior to the event.
    Contact Bernadette Niedermeier at 203-980-0570 or e-mail bcnmuse@hotmail.com.

    East Shoreline Catholic Academy
    The inter-parish school of St. George, Guilford, St. Margaret, Madison, and St. John Bosco, Branford.

    62 Cedar Street, Branford, CT 06405
    Phone: 203-488-8386 Fax: 203-488-2347