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Ministry of Consolation Course Offering Part 1 – Fall 2015

April 16, 2015 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
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Maria Regina Parish (St. Michael’s Room)
3945 Jerusalem Avenue
Seaford,NY 11783
$40 per person
Debbie Coyne516-678-5800, x204E-mail
Ministry of Consolation Course Offering Part 1 - Fall 2015 @ Maria Regina Parish (St. Michael’s Room) | Seaford | New York | United States

This  course includes four sessions.

When: Mondays, September 28, October 5, 19, 26, 2015 at 9:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Where:  St. Rosalie’s Parish, 31 Montauk Hgwy (Fellowship Room in Church) Hampton Bays, NY 11946

Instructor: Mary Alice Piil, CSJ.

A foundation for understanding the general principles of the Order of Christian Funerals. For the development and training of teams of lay ministers so they may provide the parish with a ministry of consolation.

Also ideal for new volunteers in existing ministry, this course will instruct on the methods of outreach to families at the time of death of a loved one by: Helping in the preparation of a wake or vigil service and the funeral mass; Participating in appropriate roles during the funeral, i.e. hospitality or liturgical ministries; Ongoing support of family members in the months following.

Advanced registration is required by September 22.

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