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National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton339 S. Seton AvenueEmmitsburg, MD 21727


Lectors enrich the Liturgy through their reverent proclaiming of the sacred Scriptures. General Qualifications: Speak clearly and have good projection skills utilizing a microphone; Treat the Scriptures and the Liturgy with respect and reverence demonstrated in a "full, active and conscious participation at liturgy; Maintain a neat and modest physical appearance so as to not distract from the Proclamation of the Word; Follow Basilica procedures and adapt them prudently when necessary; Ready and willing to assist the Sacristan and Chaplain when called upon; Is a Catholic in good standing with the Church and the Archdiocese of Baltimore; Is a Lector who underwent training within a parish setting; Is able to ascend steps into the sanctuary and when necessary to ascend into the Ambo.


  • Public Speaking

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1+ hrs. per month
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