Lectors proclaim the Word of the Lord during Mass. Therefore, they must be comfortable with public speaking, and proficient with diction, enunciation, pronunciation, and projection. Training is provided along with ongoing faith formation activities.
Qualifications for the ministry include:
- Must be a practicing Catholic and fully initiated (Baptized, Confirmed and First Holy Communion)
- Registered parishioner of St. Thomas Aquinas Church
- 16 years or older with a mature demeanor and a willingness to serve fellow parishioners
- Attend scheduled training and ongoing formation opportunities
Contact Kathleen Lansing, Parish Secretary: (805) 646-4338 ext. 101