“The Lord has given me a well-trained tongue,

that I may speak to the weary a word that will rouse them” 

Isaiah 50:4

Ss. Peter and Paul Parish invites our parishioners who feel called by God to proclaim His Word at Sunday, Daily and Ritual Masses. New lectors are always welcome and training is provided.

Qualities of a Lector

  • Ability to stand in front of people and be comfortable
  • Excellent reading and enunciation skills
  • Strong love of our Lord and for the Scriptures
  • Willingness to reflect upon and practice each reading
  • Desire to share the Word of God with our Community


Contact: David Stelmach (618) 344-1353 or davidstelmach@att.net