Sacrament Preparation

Sacraments are expressions of faith and essential to what it means to live as a Catholic Christian. Our sacrament preparation processes are opportunities for children and parents to grow in faith and learn or deepen their understanding of the sacrament.

First Reconciliation (Confession)

Requirements for First Reconciliation

  • A copy of Baptismal certificate
  • Participation in the Family Faith Formation program
  • Children completed their first year of Family Faith Formation and are in the Second Grade or above.
  • Regular Mass attendance
  • Parents attend sessions with children in Second – fifth grade

2021-2022 FIRST RECONCILIATION CALENDAR

Confirmation and First Communion

Requirements for Confirmation and First Communion

  • Children celebrated the Sacrament of Reconciliation
  • Participation in the Family Faith Formation program
  • Children are in the Third Grade or above
  • Both sacraments are prepared and celebrated together

2021-2022 CONFIRMATION & FIRST COMMUNION CALENDAR

Children’s Christian Initiation

This program is for children who were not baptized before the age of seven and for those who are coming from another faith community are seeking initiation into the Catholic Church.

For more information contact Ann Maloney at 623-322-6811.