Formation for Lay Ministers

Ministry Matters

Ministry Matters, the first step in formation as a Liturgy Minister at Saint Bridget, is a workshop that takes place three times each year.

The remaining dates for 2017 are:

  • Saturday, July 15, 2017 | 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. Church Hall
  • Tuesday, October 3, 2017 | 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Commons

The workshop follows the format:

  • Refreshments and fellowship
  • Talks on The Theology of Lay Ministry, Nonverbal Communication, and Formation in Lay Ministry by a priest or a qualified member of the Liturgy Committee
  • Initial training in individual lay ministries (Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, Ushers) with the ministry heads in 30-minute break-out sessions
  • Group training on the scheduling system for lay ministers.

To register for Ministry Matters, please contact Vicki Gazzola at

Liturgical Minsters may find help preparing for the Sunday liturgies at the  ST. LOUIS UNIVERSITY WEBSITE.

Questions about Ministry Matters?  Contact the Liturgy Committee at

Contact Info

St. Bridget Catholic Church
6006 Three Chopt Road
Richmond, Virginia 23226

Office: (804) 282-9511
Fax: (804) 285-7227
Priests' Residence: (804) 282-9318

Office Hours
Mon-Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mass Schedule

Reconciliation at 4:00pm and by appointment
Vigil Mass: 5:30pm

7:30am, 9:00am,11:00am, 5:00pm

8:00am, except holidays as scheduled


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