The Sacrament of the Eucharist
Preparation for the Sacrament of the Eucharist and the Sacrament of Penance and Reconciliation is a combined two year preparation.
THE SACRAMENT OF THE EUCHARIST
The appropriate age to begin preparation for this Sacrament is between the ages of 6 and 7.
The holy Eucharist completes Christian initiation. Those who have been raised to the dignity of the royal priesthood by Baptism and configured more deeply to Christ by Confirmation participate with the whole community in the Lord's own sacrifice by means of the Eucharist. CCC 1322.
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
Registration for Sacrament Preparation will Begin Monday, July 30
The Office of Religious Education Hours:
July 30 & 31st – In the Parish Office
Mon – Fri from 8:15 am – 2:00 pm.
August 1st – 31st – In the Parish Office
Mon – Fri 8:15 am – 2:00 pm and every Wednesday in August from 8:15 am to 6:00 pm.
Additional opportunities to register:
*Sunday, August 19th & *Sunday Sept. 9th
from 9 am – 2 pm in the Salta Center Gym.
Fees per child are: One child: $40.00 Two: $60.00 (only siblings) Three +: $75.00 (only siblings)