Altar Server Training Manual



St. Paul New Altar Server Training Times

Wednesday, October 23 – 3:30PM - ~4:45 PM

Phase 3. “Dry” (training) Mass in Church proper.

While all current Altar Servers are welcome, the target audience is the new (1st Year) Altar Servers.  This will be a “Dry” (training) Mass conducted by Father Fitz.

Point of Contact – John Combs – 719-930-8666  [email protected]




Updated Altar Server Training Manual


  1. Cover Sheet
  2. Index
  3. Things to Know and Master – A review of the basics of Altar Serving, Appearance, posture, Genuflection, bowing, etc. 
  4. Order of Mass (Sunday) and Duties of an Altar Server.  Details of the Sunday Mass and respective Altar Server Duties.  Changes are highlighted in Red.
  5. Order of the Daily Mass. Details of the Daily Mass and respective Altar server duties. Changes are highlighted in Red.
  6. Sacred Objects (Vessels, Books, and Linens) pictures and descriptions of the basic sacred objects at St Paul to be known by Altar Servers.