Our ministry that prepares our children for first reconciliation and first holy communion, and our youth for confirmation. For more information, call the Religious Ed office at 562-4454542 ext. 2.
RELIGIOUS EDUCATION (For Elementary Children)
1st Communion is a 2-year program for students in 2nd – 7th grade. Classes follow the regular school year, i.e., from September to May.
- Level 1 – Students make their First Reconciliation
- Level 2 – Students make their First Communion
During this pandemic:
- Classes are held 2 times a month on Zoom.
- Pick up materials and supplies once a month.
In-Person classes – when allowed:
- Classes are held on Saturday mornings from 9am to 11am.
- Sacrament of Reconciliation is usually in March
- Sacrament of Communion is usually in April or May.
- Registration is held in the summer months.
- Registration forms and baptism certificates are required.
CONFIRMATION (For High School Students)
Confirmation is a 2-year program for high school students. There is a mandatory retreat every year for each level.
Classes are held on Zoom during the pandemic.
- Level 1 – Mondays from 7pm to 8:15 pm
- Small Family Groups
- Level 2 – Tuesdays from 7pm to 8:30 pm
- 3 Modules (Bible, Theology, Love and Responsibilities)
Confirmation date is usually announced in January (scheduled by the archdiocese).
- Registration is during the summer.
- Registration forms, Baptism & 1st Communion certificates are required.