Liturgical Ministries

Altar Servers

Open to children in grade 4 and up.

Altar Server Schedule for January, 2023

Weekend of:                      4:30                                           8:30                                      10:30

January 29                         Anna                                         Matteo           Matt & Christal                                                                                                                                     

February 4 & 5                                                                     Keegan           Gabe & Jayden

11 & 12                                Gabriel & Joel                        Matteo                   Ryan & Bridget

18 & 19                                Anna                                         Matteo                  Matt & Christal

25 & 26                                                                                   Keegan               Gabe & Jayden


Open to all active parishioners who have been confirmed to proclaim the Word at Masses.

Contact person: Virginia Thomas (413) 733-6898

Weekend of:                      4:30                                          8:30                                        

January 28 & 29               Sheila Burke                                                                           

February  4 & 5                                                                 Matthew Hegarty               

11 & 12                                 Mary Ellen Clay                    Bob McCormick                 

18 & 19                                Mary Lou Mort Irvine           Dr. Christina LeMaire       

25 & 26                                Mary Ann Maloney               Kateri Walsh                                

Eucharistic Ministers (not currently being used)

Open to all active parishioners who have been confirmed.

Music Ministry

The Holy Name Music Ministry proclaims the message of Jesus Christ through praise and hymns.

Choir – sings at special events
Director of Music: Tom Veto (413) 250-7812

Spanish Choir – sings at Sunday 12:30 pm; Practice Wednesday from 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Sacristans (not currently being used)

Adults who assist with the preparation of the altar for Mass, find Eucharistic ministers, lectors, etc. when needed.

Training for new sacristan is done individually.

Contact person: Margaret Martin (413) 737-4471


Assist in passing the collection basket at all Masses.
Contact person: Deacon John Vennard (413) 733-5823


We welcome and greet all people who wish to share in Christ as they come to Holy Name Church.

It would be wonderful to have Greeters at each door at each Mass.

Contact person: Trudy Devlin (413) 567-0072

Church Decorations

The Church is decorated at Christmas and Easter by volunteers. Staff orders necessary flowers and plants and helps to plan the decor.