October 21, 2018

Training Of Volunteers In The Ministry To The Sick

June 9, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
St. James Parish, Room #106
80 Hicksville Rd
Seaford,NY 11783
$40 per person
Rita O’Rourke 516-678-5800, ext. 505E-mail
Training Of Volunteers In The Ministry To The Sick @ St. James Parish, Room #106 | Seaford | New York | United States

Course topics will include:

  • Understanding the meaning of being called
  • Discerning the call
  • Understanding the theology of ministry to the sick and the ministry of accompaniment
  • Developing the skills to serve

Dates and Locations:

Saturday, June 9th and June 16th
St. James Parish
80 Hicksville Rd, Seaford, NY 11783
Room #106
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Saturday, June 30th
St. Joseph Hospital
4295 Hempstead Turnpike, Bethpage, NY 11714
Conference Room 2, lower level
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Attendance required at all sessions

  • Understanding the sacramental nature of visiting the sick
  • Understanding the unique roles of parish and hospital ministry
  • Integrating the theory and practice of the ministry to the sick


  • James Spencer, Senior Vice President for Mission and Ministry CHSLI
  • Caterina Mako, System Director of Pastoral Care and Education

Cost: $40 per person


All appropriate candidates are encouraged to apply for this ministry.

Appropriate candidates unable to pay the tuition will be granted scholarships.

Advanced registration is required

For more information, contact Rita O’Rourke 516-678-5800 ext. 505 | rorourke@drvc.org