COMAP Training

Training “Minister of the Word” and “Minister of the Reserved Sacrament”

(Bishop Bascom requested our congregations identify, train, and have licensed persons to serve as “Ministers of the Word and “Ministers of the Reserved Sacrament”.  These ministers are authorized to lead “Holy Communion in the Absences of a Priest” once trained and licensed by the bishop.  Training is required.

Training for those seeking to serve their congregation in this capacity will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2020 from 9:30 – 12:30 in the nave of Trinity Episcopal Church, 400 W. Ash, El Dorado, Kansas. 

Topics covered:

  • Eucharistic Theology: A Discussion
  • Spiritual Communion Reviewed
  • Holy Communion on Sundays in the Absence of a Priest

(We will walk through the Rite and discuss guidelines for intended usage)

  • Practice

To register, email your name to fatherles@stmatthewsnewton.org before August 15th to ensure adequate materials and environmental set up.

COVID -19 Restriction will be followed i.e physical distancing and face mask required.