Saint Barnabas CCD  Bronx, New York St. Barnabas Elementary School, Bronx St. Barnabas High School

Volunteer Opportunities    

Adult Choir
The choir sings at the 11:30am Sunday Mass except during the summer months.  The choir also provides liturgical music for other solemn occasions during the year.  Rehearsals Thursdays 7:30pm  in the Considine Center.

Contact: John Painter at 347-310-0964 or john_painter123@hotmail.com

Altar Servers
Boys and Girls from 4th grade through High School are welcome to become servers.  Training is usually in October, watch Bulletin for dates. For further information contact Fr. Richard Gill.at 718 324-1478 ext 18.

CCD School Catechists
Teachers needed for Wednesday afternoons after school and for Sunday morning classes.  Contact the CCD Coordinator (718) 324-0865.

Helping the Homebound
Parishioners helping Parishioners with friendly visits, telephone reassurance, and transportation/escort and shopping. Coordinators, Kay Flood and Cathy Brown. Call (718) 324-1478 x32.  Leave a message.

Ladies of Charity
Assistance for the needy. Volunteer efforts for charitable organizations throughout the St. Barnabas community. Coordinator, Pat Brazil (718) 994-8323 or
JBR332@aol.com

Lectors
Proclaim the Word of God at Masses throughout the year. Patricia Brazil (718) 994-8323.

Men's Group
What does it mean for men to relate to Jesus Christ? That's what this group is about. Character, manliness, leadership, solid friendship, faith, virtue, fatherhood, real love for women. Join us as we figure out how to be men of God in the world today. The St. Barnabas Men's Group meets Saturday mornings 9:0010:00am, 3rd floor of the Considine Center. For all men in their 20s40s. Contact Ben Smith at
benang2000@yahoo.com or Alan Hartman at ahartman@mercy.edu for more information.

Ministers of Holy Communion to the Homebound
For someone to bring Communion to the homebound parishioner. Contact Fr. McCarthy at (718) 324-1478.

Parish Council
Elections held annually. The Parish Council assists the Priests in the running of the Parish. Meetings are scheduled the third Monday of each month. (Sept.-June). Contact Carl Lanzano, President (718) 325-6706
candle65@optonline.net.

Ushers
Volunteer to serve the Sunday Masses as well as special Masses and services on Holy Days. Help seat people at Church, and take up collections. Contact the Pastor at (718) 324-1478.