Policies & Guidelines

Bishop Brian Mascord, in consultation with the Diocesan Liturgical Commission, prepares and promulgates policies and guidelines regulating various aspects of the liturgy and liturgical ministry as it pertains to the Diocese of Wollongong (GIRM #386-394).

The below documents are available from the Liturgy Office in printed format and for download.

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* (Note: the 5th Edition of the Guidelines for Acolytes, Altar Servers and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion is currently under development in response to “Spiritus Domini” regarding access of Women to the Instituted Ministries of Lector and Acolyte).