Ministries

Liturgical Ministries

To become an altar server, extraordinary minister of Communion, lector, sacristan, or usher, contact one of the following staff members:

English MassesSister Celeste
Spanish MassesLaura
Vietnamese MassesFr. Andrew

Bereavement Ministry

Ministers visit families to support them in their loss and to help plan the funeral. Contact Sister Celeste.

Christmas Toy Distribution

Parishioners at the Christmas toy distribution
Then-Mayor Guardian and other parishioners serving at the annual Christmas toy distribution.

We bring Christmas joy to over 300 local children in need and raise funds for our ministry through our Christmas in July giving campaign. Contact Margaret Steadman.

Food Distribution to the Homebound

This ministry organizes a monthly food distribution from Quaremba Hall to the homebound. Contact Maryann Martin.

Food Distribution at St. Nicholas

This ministry organizes a food distribution from the basement of St. Nicholas Church on the third Monday of every month. Contact Bunny Franco.

Knights of Columbus Council 405

Atlantic City has the oldest active Knights of Columbus council in the Diocese of Camden. Contact Grand Knight Joe Chialastri.

Knights of St. John Commandery 287

The Knights of St. John witness their faith in God through Jesus Christ in their daily works in the Church, Commandery, and community. Contact Commander Bernard Reynolds.

Knights of St. John Ladies Auxiliary 216

Contact Pat Jackson.

Legion de Maria

Contact Ximena Morales.

Mary, Help of Christians Sodality

This ministry organizes events to generate tuition assistance funds for Our Lady Star of the Sea School, the Adopt-A-Sister Program for the Salesian Sisters, and Adelaide’s Place. Contact Sally Krause.

Movimiento Mariano de Sacerdotes

Contact Santiago De Jesus.

Siervos de Cristo Charismatic Prayer Group

This ministry is part of the Hispanic Catholic Charismatic Renewal. Contact Marielena Ayala.

Voices of St. Monica Choir

The choir serves at the 12 noon Sunday Mass at Star of the Sea. It praises and serves God by leading, engaging, and inspiring the assembly with contemporary, upbeat renditions of Catholic music.

Wedding of the Sea Committees

The Wedding of the Sea Festival in St. Michael’s parking lot

The Wedding of the Sea is the parish’s signature annual event, held annually on August 15, the Feast of the Assumption of Mary.

Ceremonies CommitteeChairman Jim Persenda
Festival CommitteeChairpersons Joyce & Bob Ruffolo