||The members maintain the altar linens and are responsible for changing linens with the season and decoration of all liturgical seasons.
||Children 10 years and older serve at Sunday Masses and special services throughout the year.
860 -888-2511 or
|Building and Grounds/Maintenance
||Under the direction of the Pastor assists in addressing building and grounds maintenance projects.
|Extraordinary Ministers of the Eucharist
||Assist the priest and deacon with the distribution of the precious Body and Blood of Christ at Sunday, special Masses and to bring Holy Communion to the sick and home bound.
||Acts as the Administrative & Finance Committee for the parish. Assists the pastor and staff in administering parish operations overseeing the parish budget and overlooks all fund-raising activities.
||The Malta House Food Pantry at Saint Justin-Saint Michael is located at the Parish Center and is open every Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
||Works on developing and implementing fundraising projects throughout the year
||Proclaim the Word and read the Intercessory Prayers at Sunday Masses and all special Liturgies. They are scheduled approximately once a month.
||Works in consultation with the Pastoral Staff in the preparation and celebration of the liturgical seasons and the sacraments.
|Martha & Mary Guild
||Provides service to the parish and its parishioners, developing and increasing prayer life and Spirituality of its members to become a positive force in the community.
||Works with the music director to provide music leadership, selecting of the preferred hymns and songs of praise for Sunday Masses and for special services throughout the year.
|Pastoral Planning Committee
||Is an advisory board to the Pastor. The Pastoral Planning Committee is a body of parishioners elected by the membership at-large to provide a sense of collaborative participation in all matters and work of the parish. The mission of the council is to maintain a stable church environment not simply by advising but by providing a sense of collaboration.
|Prayer Shawl Ministry
||Prayer shawls are a reminder of God’s healing mercy. The ministry is open to all ages and skill levels for knitting and crocheting. Our more experienced craftiers will assist and mentor beginners. Please join us every third Friday of the month in the Parish Center from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
||Is needed for each Mass, including weekend, weekday, Holy Day and Funeral Masses. A Sacristan’s role is to prepare the items needed at the altar for Mass.
860-523-7732 or Kantius Joshua
||Helps with the planning and implementation of social events and activities throughout the year.
|Social Media/ Communications
||Works on branding and developing press releases highlighting the activities and ongoing events within the parish.
||Distribute the missalettes and bulletins. Also collect offertory and oversee gift bearers.
||Provides activities, outreach projects, social events and faith development opportunities for teens both pre and post confirmation.
|Fraternal Organization – Knights of Columbus
||Is an order of Catholic men and their families, dedicated to promoting the concepts of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism.
|Fraternal Organization – The Knights of Peter Claver and the Knights of Peter Claver Ladies Auxiliary, St. Benedict Council and Court 311
||Is a fraternal organization of Roman Catholic men, women and children dedicated to serving God, Church and Community. Our Noble Order’s Patron Saint is Father Francis Claver, a Jesuit priest who was an advocate for African slaves. Past history shows that trials and tribulations test the mettle and bring out the best in those servants of God whose lives are grounded in humility, patience and complete submission to the will of God.
860-644-1908 for the Knights and Marsha Burckson 860-335-5304 for the Ladies