Confirmation Prep  (about gr. 6 or age 12)

6:00 – 7:00 pm in the church hall, parents AND children to attend

October 15 or 16

January 21 or 22

April 29 or 30

Pre-Confirmation Retreat:  Monday, April 29th, 2019 6:00 - 9:00 pm in the Parish Hall.

Confirmation Mass:   Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.

First Reconciliation and First Eucharist  (about gr. 2 or age 7)

November 19 or 20

February 25 or 26

May 6 or 7

Sacrament of First Reconciliation (Confession):  This year, the Sacrament of Reconciliation will be celebrated on FOUR saturdays. Please choose one of the following:

                Saturday, May 4th, 2019:              11:00 am - 12:00 pm.

                Saturday, May 11th, 2019:             11:00 am - 12:00 pm.

                Saturday, May 18th, 2019:             11:00 am - 12:00 pm.

                Saturday, May 25th, 2019:             11:00 am - 12:00 pm.

Sacrament of First Holy Communion:  All Masses on June 1st & 2nd, 2019

                Saturday, 5:00 pm Mass:               VG

                Sunday, 9:00 am Mass:                  NMR

                Sunday, 11:00 am Mass:                EMP

                Sunday, 5:00 pm Mass:                 Other schools and homeschooled

What is a Sacrament?

All sacraments are an encounter with Jesus Christ, who is himself the original sacrament. 

The sacraments of initiation, which introduce the recipient into the faith, are: Baptism, Confirmation, and Eucharist.The sacraments of healing are: Reconciliation and the Anointing of the Sick. The sacraments of communion and mission are: Matrimony and Holy Orders.

(Youth Catechism of the Catholic Church, 193)

There are sacraments of Initiation, which introduce the recipient into the faith:

BaptismConfirmation and Eucharist.

There are sacraments of healing:

Reconciliation and the Anointing of the Sick.

And there are sacraments of communion and mission:

Matrimony and Holy Orders. (You Cat # 193)

For more information see:

Catechism of the Catholic Church – Section Two – The Seven Sacraments of the Church #1210 – 1666