Extraordinary Ministers of the Holy Communion
Eucharistic Minister, or more properly "Lay Eucharistic Minister LEM", is used to denote a lay person who assists the priests in administering the Sacrament of the Holy Communion, the consecrated bread and wine. They may also take the sacrament to those who are ill, or otherwise unable to attend Mass.
Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion should receive sufficient spiritual, theological and practical preparation to fulfill their role with knowledge and reverence. All ministers of Holy Communion should show the greatest reverence for the Most Holy Eucharist by their demeanor, their attire and the manner in which they handle the consecrated bread or wine.
Has to be Confirmed and must be 18 years and older.