Religious Education

Religious Education

 Let the little children come to me, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.

Matthew 19:14

 

    

 

One of the 7th Grade Religious Education class will be collecting:
• new lunch boxes
• new refillable water bottles

• individually packed snacks; goldfish applesauce cups, pudding cups, etc

These items will be donated to Social Services for distribution to families in our community.

Items will be collected the weekends of

July 28/29, Aug. 4/5 and Aug 11/12.

Items may also be left at the Parish Office.

  

 

 

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Director of Religious Education:
Karen O'Donnell at (860) 355-5365 or click here to email Karen (ololreled@sbcglobal.net)

Our Children's Religious Education Program is for children in grades 1-10.  It is important for children to attend every year because each year builds on the previous ones.  If your child has missed a year(s), please call the Karen, Director of Religious Education, to arrange for catch-up catechesis.  

For a schedule of this year's classes, please call the Religious Education Office.


Programs:

 Grades 1-5:

Blest Are We

 Grades 6-8:

Faith First

 Grades 9-10:

Givers of Life (Confirmation Prep) 

 

Sacraments:  All Sacramental Preparation is within the Religious Education Program.  

First Reconciliation is celebrated in April of second grade

First Eucharist is celebrated the first Saturday in May of third grade

Confirmation is celebrate on even years for tenth and eleventh graders. This year's Confirmation Date is Saturday, October 22 at 11:00am 

 

Spirit Week

Spirit Week is a fun-filled week each July that is filled with Bible Stories, arts and crafts, music and outdoor play and fun. The day begins with a prayer and on the last day there is a Mass and family picnic. Our campers are children in grades K-6, and counselors are children entering grade 7-12. Registration begins in June