A-Z Ministry Index

 

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Adult Altar Servers
Adult Altar Servers serve at funerals. In addition to serving at the altar, they prepare the sacred vessels for Eucharist, prepare the charcoal for the incense, etc. Training of new adult altar servers is done as needed throughout the year by appointment. Contact Terri Shawhan at the rectory office or tshawhan@basilthegreat.org.

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Altar Cleaners
Clean God’s house–vacuum sanctuary; refill holy water for 1 hour per 2 months. Call the Parish Office at 440-526-1686.
Altar Linens Committee
Wash towels and wash and iron purificators for use at Masses. Call the Parish Office at 440-526-1686.
Annulments
For assistance seeking an annulment (Declaration of Invalidity of Marriage), and for help developing a case and submitting it to the Tribunal, contact our Pastoral Assistant.
 

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Baptism Scheduling
Call the parish office to schedule a Baptism at 440-526-1686.
 
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Caring Cooks (meals in need)
Prepare and deliver meals to homebound parishioners. Contact Sharon Gallagher at (440) 526-3594.
 
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Donate

Donut Sunday Teams
Five teams of volunteers serve coffee & donuts once a month after Sunday Masses, usually in hour long shifts. Contact Mary Ann Webb.
 
 
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Finance Council
Advisory body that monitors and maintains parish’s finances with monthly reports. Contact Ron Wayne.
Food Pantry
Provides food to our neighbors in area of E. 93rd & Union Ave. in Cleveland. St. Basil’s collects food monthly from parishioners. Contact Kathy Sejba.
 
 
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Grounds and Facilities
Maintains grounds and facilities of the parish. Parishioners volunteer to maintain gardens. Contact Ron Moehring.
 
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Marriage Mentors
Married couples who meet with an engaged couple to help them prepare for the Sacrament of marriage. Contact Robin Youngs.
 

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Nursing Home & Homebound Volunteers
Take Holy Communion to parishioners in rehabilitation and assisted living and nursing care facilities. Contact Homebound Volunteers..
 
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Parish Council
Advisory body that plans and recommends programs and ministries for the benefit of parishioners. Meets monthly. Contact Fr. Walt.
 

Parish School of Religion (PSR)

Play 'N' Pray - Moms & Kids
Mom & Tot (preschool) group meets on the first Thursday of the month in FLC for a morning of music, stories, crafts, and prayerful support. Contact Mary Beth jacob.marye@gmail.com
Prayer Shawl Ministry
Women meet weekly to knit shawls and pray for the recipients of the shawls. Shawls are given in times of both sorrow and joy. Contact Mary Kennard at 216-581-7400
Pre-Cana Day
One day retreat for engaged couples to prepare for the Sacrament of Marriage, held in early spring. Contact Robin Youngs.
 
 
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Scouting

 
Seniors (55+ Club)
Meetings on 3rd Wednesday each month at 11am, for lunch, program, friendship. Other events include Mass & Breakfast, summer picnic, and Christmas Party. Contact Mary Ann at 440-526-8798.
 
 
 
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Vacation Bible School

Virtus

Training Information

 
 

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Website
Maintains website. Contact Robby Maher.

Wedding Coordinator

Widowers
Monthly meeting and program on Sunday afternoons. Weekly breakfast on Saturday meetings. Contact Joe Kocurkovic.
Widows
Monthly meeting and program on Sunday afternoons. Contact Yetta Vaughan.
 
 
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