The author reminds us that according to the rite, the foremost minister of initiation is "all the baptized." -- Ministry & Liturgy, August 2004, James Wm. Bessert
About the Author
Mary Birmingham is director of liturgy and Christian initiation at the Church or Our Savior in Coca Beach, Florida. She serves as a team member for the North American Forum on the Catechumenate, and she speaks and writes frequently on issues of Christian initiation.