Environment

Environment at St. Thomas the ApostleFor the celebration of the Eucharist, the people of God normally are gathered together in a church or, if there is no church or if it is too small, then in another respectable place that is nonetheless worthy of so great a mystery. Churches, therefore, and other places should be suitable for carrying out the sacred action and for ensuring the active participation of the faithful. Sacred buildings and requisites for divine worship should, moreover, be truly worthy and beautiful and be signs and symbols of heavenly realities.

General Instruction of the Roman Missal (PDF)

Assisting with the church environment is a rich learning opportunity, social experience, and act of service for our parish family. To become involved, contact Nick Coffman at 406-656-5800 or nick@stthomasbillings.org