Parish Policy Statement of Our Lady and St. Brendan’s Parish, Tralee.
- We in the Parish of Our Lady and St. Brendan’s value and encourage the participation of children and young people in parish liturgies and in activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional and social development.
- We recognise the dignity and the rights of all children are committed to their protection and support.
In keeping with this we will work to do all in our power to create safe environments for children and young people in order to secure their protection and enable their full participation in the life of the church.
For further information on parish policies please contact our parish representatives at 087 261 8464. The Ministry of Altar Servers Parish of Our Lady and St. Brendan’s, Tralee
In the parish of Our Lady and St. Brendan’s children and young people take part in the very special ministry of serving at the table of the lord. Our altar servers are most important to the celebration of Eucharist in the parish community. Recognising the value and right of children to actively participate in the church community, the Parish is committed to ensuring their safety and well-being. Above all the parish recognises the need to protect children and young people in a way that promotes their human dignity, integrity and irreducible worth as children of god.
The Parish recognises that all involved in working with altar servers have a special duty of care towards them and has committed to engaging in a process to work towards putting procedures in place through which this care is put into effect.
Kerry Diocesan Policy Statement:click here for full details.