Eucharistic Ministers

Eucharistic Visitors bring the Sunday liturgy and Holy Communion to residents at El Castillo Retirement Community on East Alameda in Santa Fe.   This team offers an excellent, professional, heartwarming ministry to those who cannot attend regular worship services in church.  The priests join them periodically for anointing and blessing at these services.  For information about the group contact Fr. Jim Gordon at (505) 982-4447 ext 110 or email

Lay Pastoral Visiting Team

This team is comprised of compassionate parishioners who visit the homebound bringing friendship and assistance to those in need.  The team provides special care that supplements the pastoral care if the parish clergy.  The group meets from time to time to share experiences and for support and training.  For information about the group or to volunteer, contact Fr. Jim Gordon at (505) 982-4447 ext. 110 or email

Bereavement Ministry

We have sessions throughout the year for those in grief, including several two-day retreats, weekly discussion group and a workshop led by resource people from the community. If you would like to share your journey in loss (spouse, partner, parent, child) with others who have had similar experiences, please call Randall Hayden at 505-216-0895 or Steven Hecht at 505-660-8871. We also offer training for those who wish to assist with this ministry. Let us know if you would like to volunteer.