An acolyte or an altar server is appointed by the Church to assist the priest. Attends the service of the altar and assists during the celebration of the Mass, by carrying a processional cross, lighting or holding candles, and holding the Gospel book. Also assists in cleaning up the altar, swinging a censer and several other duties.The word acolyte derives from the Greek word Akolouthos, which means attendant follower.
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