The Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation
Is part of the preparation for the Eucharist (in children).Adults must participate in this Sacrament at least 1 time per year "Those who approach the sacrament of Penance obtain pardon from God's mercy for the offense committed against him, and are, at the same time, reconciled with the Church which they have wounded by their sins and which by charity, by example, and by prayer labors for their conversion." CCC 1422.
Preparation Classes for Reconciliation and First Communion:
First year students (First Communion preparation) Ages six or seven years old
Second year students (Reconciliation and First Communion preparation) Ages seven or eight years old
Classes will begin the first Sunday in October at 9:00AM or 10:30AM (note these times are half hour before Mass times)
Registration forms for each child must be completed
Must have child's Birth Certificate and Baptism Certificate.
Payment must be made at time of registration
Fees per child are: One child: $40.00 Two: $60.00 (only siblings) Three +: $75.00 (only siblings)