A Roman Catholic Community in East Greenbush, NY


Volunteer Opportunites

Here at Holy Spirit, there are numerous ways to offer up your time and talent. Please take your time looking over the different ministries we currently have, and if there are any that you are interested in or new ideas that you would like to see occur please contact the parish office at 518-477-7925


Charity Parish Administration Liturgy Community Building

Eucharistic Ministry to the Homebound

For the sick, the reception of communion is not only a privilege but also a sign of support and concern shown by the Christian community for its members who are ill. To learn more about participating in this ministry please contact Pat Rickert at rickep29@gmail.com

Pastoral Council


The parish pastoral council fills the essential role of assisting the pastor to guide the entire parish community in their mission to advance the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To inquire about current vacancies please contact the parish office.

Altar Servers

Altar servers play an important role in both the liturgy and the formation of young Catholics. For more information or to schedule training please contact the parish office.


The hospitality ministry is responsible for finding ways to bring together our community for fellowship and goodwill. We always need help coordinating and carrying out new events. Please contact the parish office for more information.

Social Action Ministry


The Holy Spirit Social Action Team is responsible for coordinating several charity events throughout the year. Please contact Kathy Weich at kmwrn@msn.com for information on how to participate.

Buildings and Grounds

We are always looking for parishioners with particular trade skills to help with the coordination and execution of work projects around the parish. Please contact  admin@hsceg.org if you are interested in donating your time and talent to the parish. 


Liturgy of the word

If you would like to participate as a lector at mass please contact our Lector Coordinator, Victor Barresi at victorbar1@yahoo.com

Workers of St Joseph

A lay apostolate dedicated to the spiritual development of men in the parish. We meet on the third Thursday of each month at 5:00am for adoration, mass, and fellowship. New members are always welcome. Don't forget to set your alarm!


Respect Life


The parish finance council  is
responsible for parish financial administration. If you have a background in finance or are interested in overseeing the parish's funds please contact the parish office.

Eucharistic Ministers


Funeral Support Ministry

  Offertory Counters Ushers

Knitting and Crocheting Ministry