Roman Catholic Diocese of Boise | Cathedral dedicated 1921


The ministry of ushering is a crucial part of worship because it is one of the most visible ministries in the Church.

Here is a list of expectations and responsibilities for ushers:

  • Greeting before Mass
  • Handing out of Worship Aids before mass
  • Escorting People to Seats during Special (Full) masses
  • Gathering of the Offertory Collection
  • Minimum 2 people in the vesting sacristy when depositing the funds into the envelope and safe
  • Facilitate the order of the congregation during Communion
  • Handing out Bulletins after Mass
  • The overall safety and wellbeing of the congregation during mass
  • The occasional de-escalation of emotional individuals
  • Being responsible to call 911 when necessary
  • Assisting Clergy where and when requested
  • Notifying the coordinating usher of Issues
  • Coordinate with other Lead Ushers when you are not able to attend mass your regularly schedule mass

Would you like to get involved in the Usher Ministry? 

Contact: Tom Kelly     Email is thomaskellyjr@hotmail.com