• CALM (Certified Adult Liturgical Minister Certified Adult Liturgical Ministers assist the Priest and Deacon during Mass and oversee the Altar Servers.

    Confirmed Catholic men who have completed Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion training, are in good standing with the Church, and are EIM certified serve at the initiation of the Pastor.

    Commitment- at least one Mass per month
    Training required- yes, several weeks of training from the Pastor, Deacons, and Acolytes are required and cover such topics as Mass preparation, the order of Mass, and Altar Server responsibilities.
    You will then shadow the existing Acolytes or CALM members to further build confidence and skills.
    Contact- SJV Deacons E-Mail-,,